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.
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.
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This panel discussion will take on the central topic of establishing an attractive hub for local and international real estate investors in the emirate.
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
Free zones – Supporting the creation of new investment environments
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.