Overview

The Cityscape Global Conference returns on 1 October 2018 at the InterContinental Dubai, Festival City, with a stellar programme of topics and speakers covering the full spectrum of real estate development. This exclusive event welcomed over 1200 participants in 2017, 51% of whom were C-level. The Conference encompasses three distinct programs: Investment and Development Market Overview, Architecture and Design and, newly added for the 2018 edition, The Built Environment. Sessions are comprised of official keynotes, exclusive reports, expert panel discussions and case studies.The Cityscape Global Conference programme is currently under development and accepting speaker nominations and submissions for the following themes and sub-themes:

INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

  • Global investment trends
  • Project finance
  • Market drivers and updates
  • Economic updates
  • Sector analysis
  • Technology and innovation

ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

  • Art vs. reality
  • Architecture and technology
  • Designing for millenials
  • Startups and small practices
  • Attracting top design talent
  • Designing iconic buildings

THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

  • Standards and regulations
  • The human factor
  • IoT technology
  • Smart housing
  • Retrofitting and refurbishment
  • Healthy buildings and work space

 

If you have other topic ideas in mind, please let us know and we’ll be happy to consider them for the conference. Submit a request to speak by 3 May 2018 to iman.eissa@informa.com for consideration.

 

Why you need to be there

HEAR FROM OUR PANEL OF EXPERTS

Hear from and engage with the most influential people shaping the real estate industry today. Our experts are business leaders, innovators, government officials and strategists, guaranteed to inspire and share their knowledge and insights through powerful debates, discussions and peer to peer networking. 

KEEP ABREAST OF THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS

It doesn’t matter if you are an industry veteran or a newbie, the real estate industry is constantly changing and it can be challenging to keep up with the latest developments. Cityscape Global Conference provides you with a full range of knowledge required to give you an edge over your competition. 

NETWORK, NETWORK, AND NETWORK SOME MORE

You will have plenty of opportunities to relax, network and meet your peers at the event. Be part of the largest gathering of real estate professionals in the region and benefit from the unrivaled opportunity to hear new ideas, collaborate, share knowledge and meet decision-makers to promote your business and make deals.

IMPLEMENT KEY LEARNINGS TO YOUR BUSINESS

The real magic happens when you take back everything you learned at the Cityscape Global Conference and share/implement it with your colleagues. Follow this up with a business analysis and an action plan for learnings that can be implemented in your business.                                                                      

CONTINUE THE CONVERSATION ONLINE

Check out @CityscapeMENA on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook and follow the #CityscapeGlobal on all social media channels to keep up to date with the latest news. Touch base with new contacts by connecting with them on all social media platforms to continue the conversation.                                                                       

WHO WILL YOU MEET AT THE CONFERENCE?

Institutional investors private, family and semi-government offices
C-level executives from the real estate, finance, legal and associated sectors
Delegates from market stakeholder entities
Emerging market players - in 2017 we welcomed over 90 new companies

Note: The Cityscape Global Conference is by invitation only. If you would like to be considered, please register using the registration link below and submit your details. Confirmations will only be sent out to candidates once they have been shortlisted.