Taking part in MIPIM, a leading international real estate event, the Serbian delegation will host a conference called "Serbia: A Place for Your Growth" about Serbia's investment potential on Wednesday, March 15, at the Palais de Festival in Cannes. It will be an opportunity for some of the world's largest investors who come to MIPIM, as well as numerous companies interested in investing in the real estate industry in Serbia, to learn firsthand about the investment and business climate in Serbia and the opportunities that Serbia currently offers for investment in the residential, office, commercial, industrial, and logistics real estate sectors, as well as in hospitality and the development of medical tourism.
The members of the Serbian delegation that will speak at the conference are: Danilo Cicmil, Special Investment Advisor to the President of the Republic of Serbia, Marko Čadež, President of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Marko Stojčić, City Architect of the City of Belgrade and Vladimir Popović, Managing Partner at Colliers Serbia.
Danilo Cicmil will speak about general investment landscape and key reasons to invest in Serbia, FDI trends and Government strategies, and will give a brief overview of the main sectors in focus for real estate development.
Marko Čadež will present an overview of the construction industry trends in Serbia and major foreign real estate investments as best practice models, and will announce opportunities for fresh investments in office, industrial, hospitality, and healthcare projects.
Marko Stojčić will speak about significant infrastructure developments in Belgrade that provide chances for fresh investments, successful investments that had the greatest impact on Belgrade's development and city locations that are available for the development of new mixed-use projects.
Vladimir Popović will give an overview of the Serbian real estate market trends and market potential for further investments in the residential, industrial, logistic, office, and retail sectors.
The conference "Serbia: A Place for Your Growth" is organized by West Media World, the official media partner of MIPIM and the only media partner of this prestigious manifestation from Serbia and the region. The conference is powered by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia. The general media sponsor of the conference is Real Estate magazine, published by West Media World.
MIPIM takes place from March 14 to 17 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. This year, more than 23,000 delegates from more than 90 countries and 2,400 exhibitors registered their participation. What makes this prestigious four-day real estate event special is the fact that MIPIM traditionally gathers the biggest players in the real estate industry from all over the world and that the event itself is a unique opportunity to meet major international investors, who make up a quarter of the total number of participants.
76 of the world's top 100 investment managers, advising on €4 trillion of assets, have already confirmed their participation. On top of investment managers, major institutional investors will also attend: Abu Dhabi Investment Authorities, Abu Dhabi Investment Council (ADIC), Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo), Alecta Tjänstepension Ömsesidigt, AP2, APG, ATP Real Estate, Aware Super, Bayerische Versorgungskammer, CPP Investments, Danica Real Estate, GIC Private Limited, Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Investment Corporation of Dubai, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Korea Investment Corporation, Lægernes Pension, Oman Investment Authority, P+, Pension for Academics, PBU The Pension Fund of Early Childhood and Youth Educators in Denmark, PGGM, PSP Investments, QatarInvestment Authority, Temasek International (Europe) Limited, Texas Retirement Investment Company of Texas, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.
By: Nikolina Vukićević
Photo: RE Magazin, MIPIM