In an effort to showcase the vast array of career opportunities within the Retail Industry, the highly anticipated International Retail Day took place on the 4th of December 2023 at UBT, Corniche Campus. The event, which attracted college students and representatives from various retail companies, was divided into two essential elements: education and interactivity. International Retail Day aimed to educate and inform students about the diverse range of career opportunities within the Retail Industry, while also providing networking windows between students and retail companies from different sectors. Distinguished professionals from renowned companies graced the stage as guest speakers, delivering insightful lectures pertaining to the field of retailing. Their expertise and experience captivated the audience, shedding light on the latest trends, practices, and success stories within the industry. Mr. Hussain Abdulrauf Redwan, the Business Unit Manager of Panda Retail Company, shared his expertise on contemporary retail trends and practices in Saudi Arabia. His lecture provided valuable insights into the evolving landscape of the industry, offering a glimpse into the future of retail in the region. Mr. Rayan Linjawi, the Key Account Manager for Nahdi in L'Oréal, captivated the audience with his lecture titled "The Success Story Behind L'Oréal." He delved into the secrets behind the renowned brand's triumphs, offering valuable lessons on branding, marketing, and customer engagement. Mr. Ahmed Gabel, the Omnichannel Director of Panda Retail Company, shed light on the importance of personalization in retail. His lecture emphasized the significance of tailoring experiences to individual customers, highlighting the role of technology and data in creating personalized shopping journeys. Sara Alturk, the Founder and CEO of LoCa Studios, concluded the series of lectures with her captivating talk on "The Business of Happiness." She shared her entrepreneurial journey and how she built a successful retail business by focusing on creating joyful experiences and fostering emotional connections with customers.The event also showcased the value and allure of the retail industry through exclusive giveaways provided by esteemed sponsors. VICHY (L'Oréal Group), Nahdi Group, Zumo, Orange Bed & Bath, Orange Cafe, Feesh, and Panda graciously offered a selection of exquisite products, and interactive activities, adding to the excitement and overall appeal of the event. Organized by Ms. Diyana Pakharuddin and supervised by Dr. Hatem Garamoun, this event proved to be a resounding success, leaving attendees inspired and enlightened about the potential prospects in this dynamic field. Retail Management Department would like to express the utmost gratitude to Her Excellency, the Dean of CBA, Dr. Haneen Shoaib for being the source of strength to the department and her never-ending guidance. Her leadership will forever inspire the newly established department to grow with pride. The Department would also like to express special thanks to Her Excellency, The Vice Rector of UBT Corniche Campus, Dr. Yussra Jamjoom for providing generous support. The Department would like to extend our gratitude to General Service Department, Ms. Hala Suliman, and Ms. Lavella for aiding in the smooth organization of the event. The Department would like to thank the IT Department, Ms. Nouf Ghouth and team and The Maintenance Department, Ms. Hekmat Mohammed and Mr. Anees Mahmood Ghulam for technical support. The Department would also like to a massive thanks to Ms. Lina Kutbi, Ms. Arwa Al Yafeai, and Ms. Amirah Yusri for their support behind the scenes in preparing for the event. The Department would like to give a tremendous thanks to the volunteers in ensuring a seamless and prestigious experience.