German Council of Shopping Centers e.V. (GCSC)

The German Council of Shopping Centers e.V. (GCSC) is the only association in Germany representing the interests of retail property owners.

More than 730 member companies from the areas of development and analysis, financing, centre management, architecture, retail properties, retailers and marketing specialists create an active group that's an ideal network for retail property owners and industry players. With round 1 million employees and directly affected service providers, the GCSC member companies represent a nationally important business branch.


Innovation award & New Year's Reception

We warmly invite you to the GCSC New Year's Reception and to the award ceremony of the 5th Innovation Retail Award on January 26th 2017 in Frankfurt.

In combination the Forum Center Management will take place as well. This gives you the chance to visit both events. We will share shortly more information here.



Forum Asset Management

The new GCSC Forum Asset Management takes place the first time in Frankfurt on October 26th / 27th, headed by Katharina von Schacky and Steffen Hofmann.

We discuss complex challenges in asset management and the capital-intensive repositioning of shopping centers with experienced market players from Germany and abroad.

Detailed information on the program and the registration form can be found here.


Regional Dinner Hamburg

The Regional Ambassador, Dr. Kersten Rosenau, has organized this exciting event. Join us on November 30th at the BUSINESS CLUB Hamburg.

We are pleased to welcome Prof. Görtz W. Werner as orator, the founder and co-owner of dm-drogerie markt GmbH & Co. KG with his exciting speech about his personal and professional rise.

We are looking forward to your registration. You will find the registration form here.


Issue 04: Efficiency

  • With inspiration and perspiration to sustainability and efficiency -   Interview with WISAG founder Claus Wisser
  • How efficiently ensue development and construction of shopping centers?
  • Deepest insights into the inner world of centers and commercial buildings