ICSC has announced a new format for its 2001 Spring Convention, Leasing Mall and Trade Exposition to be held May 20-23, 2001 in Las Vegas. The show will be over one day earlier and the three main components of the convention - the Leasing Mall, Trade Exposition and Educational Sessions will now run concurrently Monday and Tuesday. Also, the Leasing Mall has expanded hours of operation.

- The Leasing Mall will now open one-and-a-half-days earlier on Monday, May 21. Leasing Mall hours are:

Monday, May 21 - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 22 - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 23 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

- The Trade Exposition will open on Sunday, May 20, and run concurrently with the Leasing Mall on Monday and Tuesday. The design of the Trade Exposition will be reconfigured to allow for access to the Leasing Mall on Monday and Tuesday. Specific Trade Exposition hours are:

Sunday, May 20 - 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, May 21 - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 22 - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

- The educational sessions will be held at the Las Vegas Hilton and the Las Vegas Convention Center and will run concurrently with the Trade Exposition and the Leasing Mall.