Taking place at the Palais des Festivals et des Congress de Cannes, MAPIC, which stands for the “marché international professionnel de l’implantation commerciale et de la distribution,” is an annual international real estate show. By showcasing products and hosting presentations, this event is designed to help industry leaders in the real estate market updated on the latest technological advancements in the field.
Attracting some of the biggest players in the game, investors and representatives of local governments come to the show to gain valuable insight in the retail real estate sector, and of course, sign valuable contracts with top companies in the real estate industry worldwide.
Next MAPIC Event: November 13-15, 2019
With companies from more than 67 countries, MAPIC 2016 will welcome an exhibitor list of property management professionals, retailers, owners and operators of supermarkets, hypermarkets and large departmental store chains, airport authorities, real estate professionals and representatives of local bodies. This event targets all types of retail property – including city and shopping centers, factory outlets, leisure areas and transit zones – all to give major players in the retail real estate industry an opportunity to connect and grow their business, as well as provide them insight into new trends and innovations in the real estate industry. This year, a combined 8,000+ participants are expected to attend and/or present.
At MAPIC, attendees can expect networking events and opportunities, and conferences and keynote addresses aimed toward retail professionals that address such topics as new retail concepts, multichannel strategies, how to integrate leisure and culture into the shopping experience, and the investment in and expansion of mature and growing markets. One of the most anticipated aspects of the conference is its awards ceremony. The MAPIC Awards recognize those developers who have submitted outstanding retail real estate projects at MAPIC, and the winners are determined by votes from MAPIC attendees. The winners are revealed during an awards ceremony that takes place at the end of the conference.
MAPIC Yacht Charters
Taking place in fabulous Cannes, there is no better way to get to MAPIC then onboard your very own charter yacht. Both convenient and impressive, all yachts are able to anchor just steps away from the Palais des Festivals, and become an ideal place to host meetings, close deals, and wine and dine prospective clients and business partners.
In addition to this, yachts provide the utmost in privacy, which can be important when hashing out those important details of your business agreement.