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Discovering the future of real estate
Over 1000 delegate, 3 dedicated conference programmes, 1 day only
 10 September 2017

The Cityscape Global Conference 2016 at the Conrad Dubai Hotel, witnessed a staggering 1,130 delegates and speakers across its three programmes; Market Overview, Real Estate Brokers and Architecture.

The Cityscape Global Conference will return on 10 September, bringing you critical topics of discussion, ensuring the presence of top decision makers in a non-distracting environment essential for networking and serving the delegates’ need to gain as much information in as little time as possible.

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Programme 1: Market Overview

An interactive platform, gathering senior decision-makers from across the industry for careful debate on the top issues in property investment and development. The Market Overview is covering the future of real estate investment and development in Dubai and globally, topics including global investment outlook, alternative real estate investments and life beyond Expo 2020.
You will meet developers, investors, financiers, government officials, consultants, brokers and lawyers.
Click here to view Cityscape Conference Market Overview attendee lists

Programme 2: Architecture

Architecture returns to the largest gathering of real estate professionals in the region. The Architecture programme offers an unsurpassed opportunity to meet, be inspired by and network with international innovative designers and pioneer architects right here in the Middle East. Topics will include trending transformations in design practice, the secrets behind the design selection process, and winning project presentations.
You will meet architects, consultants, design directors, urban planners, municipalities and government officials and developers.
Click here to view Cityscape Conference Architecture attendee lists

Programme 3: Real Estate Brokers

Real estate agents and brokers’ only arena for communication and deliberation with government and peers on strategies for profitable growth of the real estate industry. Hear from government, top agents, and information portals on supply and demand structures, how to be a better broker and new marketing strategies and technologies to create leads.
You will meet brokers, lawyers, government officials, consultants and developers.
Click here to view Cityscape Conference Real Estate Brokers attendee lists

2016 Speakers


Baharash Bagherian Baharash Bagherian Designer & Founder Baharash Architecture
Chris Jones Chris Jones Partner 10 Design
Elizabeth Peters Elizabeth Peters Director, Delivery Excellence, Global Project Delivery AECOM
Jane Duncan Jane Duncan President Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
Janus Rostock Janus Rostock Regional Design Director Head of Architecture & Urban Design ATKINS
Prof Kas Oosterhuis Prof Kas Oosterhuis Director ONL
Tony Archibold Tony Archibold Regional Director MENA Kettle Collective
Muhammad BinGhatti Muhammad BinGhatti CEO & Head of Architecture Binghatti Developers
Morné Fourie Morné Fourie VP Design Dubai Parks and Resorts
Ben Piper Ben Piper Partner and Design Principal Killa Architectural Design
Neil van der Veen Neil van der Veen Principal RMJM, UAE
Paul Carter Paul Carter Managing Director Metalbox Technology
Dr. Mustafa Alper Alhan Dr. Mustafa Alper Alhan Director Tabanlıoğlu Architects

Market Overview

Craig Plumb Craig Plumb Head of Research JLL
Paul Devonshire Paul Devonshire Executive Director PGIM Real Estate
Richard Dean Richard Dean Journalist and Host Dubai Eye’s The Business Breakfast Show
Robert Welanetz Robert Welanetz CEO Majid Al Futtaim - Properties
Rohit Talwar Rohit Talwar CEO Fast Future
Lara Al Barazi Lara Al Barazi Research Director YouGov, UAE
Steven Henderson Steven Henderson Partner Baker and McKenzie Habib Al Mulla, UAE
Marwan Bin Ghalita Marwan Bin Ghalita CEO Real Estate Regulatory Authority, Dubai Land Department
Sultan Ebrahim Alakraf Sultan Ebrahim Alakraf Senior Director Real Estate Registration Department, Dubai Land Department
Majid Saqer Majid Saqer Senior Director Real Estate Promotion Department Real Estate Investment Management and Promotion Centre, Dubai Land Department
Mohamed Yahya Mohamed Yahya Deputy CEO Dubai Land Department, UAE
Marjan Faraidooni Marjan Faraidooni Vice President Legacy, Expo 2020, UAE
Ahmed Al Khatib Ahmed Al Khatib Vice President Real Estate, Expo 2020, UAE
Farhad Azizi Farhad Azizi CEO Azizi Developments
Ahmed Al Ansari Ahmed Al Ansari Acting CEO Dubai South, UAE

Real Estate Brokers

Ahmet Kayhan Ahmet Kayhan CEO REIDIN
Andrew Burgess Andrew Burgess Middle East Director Tint
Anne Boothello Anne Boothello Product Marketing Manager dubizzle
Benjamin Crompton Benjamin Crompton Managing Partner Crompton Partners
Bernie Morris Bernie Morris President of UK, Europe and Middle East Juwai
Richard Jolley Richard Jolley Head of Property Sales dubizzle
Ron Thomas    Ron Thomas Managing Director Strategy Focused Group - MENA
Majdel S. Musa Majdel S. Musa Head of Real Estate DBK Legal, UAE

Conference Sponsors 2016

Platinum Sponsor

MBT was built on the intent of bridging the gap between architectural aspirations of Emirati clients with innovative construction products and engineering technologies from advanced construction projects; servicing architects, builders and interior designers with access to a diverse range of façade and roof construction materials, which have warranted applications in iconic and LEED/ GSAS projects worldwide. Our portfolio of metal cladding solutions extends from noble metals such as Stainless Steel, Zinc, Copper, etc. in a wide array of colours, textures and finishes to largely pre-engineered and modularized systems, that minimize installation times on site. Moreover, our material suppliers have pioneered their respective industries with over 50 years of experience in production and engineering, which translates to a thorough understanding of the numerous configurations of metals and their applicability in various projects, pertaining to the environmental considerations, the envelope construction methodologies, etc. that we make avail to our clients during every stage of the project life cycle. To understand more on our product offerings, please visit our website

Silver Sponsors

Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of more than 30,000 associates. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products; engines and power systems; furniture, cabinetry and tile; and owner/operator of two of the world’s finest five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler, and St Andrews, Scotland.
Our impressive portfolio of brands includes KOHLER, KALLISTA, JACOB DELAFON, ENGLEFIELD, RADA.
We are pleased to be in partnership with “Hashmiya Group” in UAE, one of the leading companies in the supply of sanitary ware, bathroom fittings & accessories in the UAE market since 1982.
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