From the rapidly growing industrial sector, hybrid hospitality to Dubai’s 2040 strategy, we take a look at the current investment climate in the UAE and deep dive into some of the investment bright spots of 2021 in the UAE during this one-day summit. 


11:00 - 11:10

Opening Address

Chris Speller, Cityscape Group Director

11:10 - 11:30

Keynote Address

Dubai 2040: How real estate is poised to change in the next 20 years

11:30 - 12:00

UAE Economic Revival: What investors need to know in 2021?

12.00 - 12.30

Panel: How the World Logistics Passport is helping the UAE become a global trading hub

In this session, we take a look at the World Logistics Passport, expected to offer opportunities for firms to invest in commercial and industrial sectors in the UAE; with Dubai acting as the central hub for this new network, companies can use the port as a base to expand into the partner nations.

12.30 - 13.00

Presentation: SPONSORED 

13.00 - 13:30

Presentation: Alternative sources of investment: Healthcare & data centres 

Healthcare & data centres have emerged as some of the brightest investment spots post-pandemic in the UAE  

13.30 - 14.00

Panel Discussion: What investors need to know about UAE’s rapidly growing industrial sector

In an effort to boost the country’s industrial sector and diversify the economy, the UAE is putting 300USD billion behind its industrial sector

14.00 - 14.30

Green investment: An in-depth look at the benefits of investing in Abu Dhabi’s green REITS

Green Reits are becoming increasingly popular in the UAE as investors look at a basket of
real estate assets with income-yielding properties with lower carbon footprint.

14.30 - 15.00

Can advanced tech address the challenges of real estate?

The digitization of the UAE’s real estate sector is opening new opportunities for investment

15.00 - 15:30

Presentation: Hybrid Hospitality

Hotel operators are harnessing remote working trend and adapting their space to deliver a hybrid

hospitality concept that could see turnover increase by up to 20% 

15.30 - 16:00

How digital twin technology can make cities smarter? 

The pandemic has accelerating the need for smart infrastructure, as regulatory bodies are hyper focused on monitoring the health and safety of citizens. With the rise of the digital twin, cities have a tool to help make this a reality.

16.00 - 16:30

Presentation: SPONSORED 


Closing remarks: virtual summit ends