What to expect at the Cityscape Abu Dhabi conference this year

What to expect at the Cityscape Abu Dhabi conference this year

Cityscape Abu Dhabi is and always has been a hub for international and regional experts in the real estate industry to gather and discuss issues and solutions within the capital’s market.

The conferences focus last year was on the implementation of regulations in the real estate sector in Abu Dhabi – otherwise known as the ‘property law’ – as well as upcoming uncertainties in the oil industry.

2017’s edition of the Cityscape Abu Dhabi Conference will take a different tone as the real estate industry as a whole look at the rising opportunities presented by developments in the emirate.

One of the core themes for the afternoon’s discussions will be the investment opportunities in Abu Dhabi’s hospitality and free zones. A series of exclusive presentations and panel debates featuring some of the most prominent figures within the capital’s real estate industry with come together in order to assess the current state of the market and how to best plan for the future.

Keynote presentations

The annual Cityscape Abu Dhabi Conference will feature a keynote speech delivered by David Dudley, International Director & Head of Abu Dhabi Office, JLL, followed by presentation put on by Omar Al Busaidy, Abu Dhabi Experience Development Unit Head for the Tourism & Culture Authority. Both speakers will provide insights into intricacies of the market and how the many moving parts can affect individuals and companies along the supply chain.

Destination Abu Dhabi

This panel discussion will take on the central topic of establishing an attractive hub for local and international real estate investors in the emirate.

Discussion Topics:

  • Exploring tourism, culture and hospitality opportunities in Abu Dhabi
  • Discussing the impact of upcoming landmark project on the real estate sector
  • Building new investment hotspots and creating long-term facilities management prospects

Moderated by: David Dudley, International Director & Head of Abu Dhabi Office, JLL

Breaking through the Surface “funnel your focus/ challenge the norm”

dubizzle Senior Marketing Manager, Ann Boothello will be delivering an exclusive presentation to the show’s delegates highlighting key themes such as:

  • Disruption
  • Wake-up Call/ At Ease
  • Opportunity
  • Business re-modelling
  • Starting Point: Three questions

Free zones – Supporting the creation of new investment environments

Discussion Topics:

  • Deliberating on how each free zone is attracting investors to Abu Dhabi
  • Driving commercial and institutional investment
  • Powering a market for residential, office, commercial and warehouse real estate

Moderated by: Craig Plumb, Head of Research, JLL

Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2017 is taking place from 18-20 April 2017 at ADNEC, UAE. Register your visit online to avoid cues: http://bit.ly/2nSe4gq

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