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Introductory Course (L1): Fundamentals of Airport Real Estate
Zurich, 18-20 November 2024

Airport City Academy is pleased to announce our next course, offered in partnership with Zurich Airport.

The course provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of airport real estate and airport-led urban development. The curriculum is designed for participants at all stages of the development process, and all stages of their career. Whether you’re just starting out, or are a seasoned professional looking for new insights, the course offers a leading-edge perspective on proven success strategies and emerging opportunities.

The course is led by Dr. Max Hirsh (PhD, Harvard) and Pieter van der Horst (Drs, MSc, MRE MRICS), two leading global experts with complementary backgrounds in aviation, real estate, and urban development. Guest lectures by Zurich Airport’s real estate, hospitality, and global development teams highlight the “big picture” issues that fundamentally determine the success or failure of any airport-led development project.

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Course Fee

The course fee is €2.199 per participant (excl. VAT).

We are pleased to offer a 15% discount to:

  • Groups (3+ pax): in the application portal, please select 3 or more participants. The discount will be applied automatically at checkout.
  • ACA alumni: please contact us to request an alumni discount.
  • Students: to request an educational discount, please email us a 100-word abstract explaining your interest in the course, along with a copy of your student ID.

Please note that discounts cannot be combined.


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