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Scotland Pavilion Event Schedule

Make the most of your time at MIPIM 2019 and come and discover the development and investment opportunities across Scotland.

Thursday 14th March

09:00 - 10:00 AM Drop-in Surgery

For developers and investors interested in a wealth of opportunities.

Come and enjoy and informal chat and exchange knowledge and ideas with members of Team Scotland

10:00 - 10:45 AM Real Estate with a Purpose

Inclusion is not only a policy objective, there is increasing evidence that it is important for business performance. This session will address this important issue and highlight Scotland’s leading position on sustainable economic growth.

The Panel:
Isla Jackson, Director, Civic Engineers
Kat Feldinger, Head of Investment, Scottish Government
Leon Macpherson, Managing Director, Location Strategy and Transformation, Barclays
Stuart Parker, MD Construction, Morgan Sindall
Martin McKay, Executive Director of Regeneration, Clyde Gateway

Sponsor: Morgan Sindall

11:00 - 11:45 AM Tourism and Leisure as a Real Estate Growth Driver

There is strong resilience in the UK hotel and leisure markets, notwithstanding the challenging and uncertain trading environment surrounding a Brexit deal, and the fundamentals that underpin the sector are strong and they continue to make hotels and the broader leisure sector an attractive investment proposition. This session will illustrate how the sector is developing and where new opportunities are likely to emerge.

The Panel:
Cody Bradshaw, MD Head of International Hotels, Starwood Capital (TBC)
Graham Dodd, Managing Director Development UK & Ireland, Hilton (TBC)
Tanis Paul, Senior Designer, Studio Tim Campbell (TBC)
David Cooper, Head of Development, City of Edinburgh Council
John Rae, Office Lead Glasgow, Knight Frank

Sponsors: Civic Engineers and University of Glasgow

12:00 - 15:00 PM Why Scotland?

Scotland’s key economic strengths help underpin the continued attraction of investment flows, and there is continuing demand for investment in a variety of new buildings and developments across the residential, commercial, industrial, and leisure sectors.

This event is designed to provide an opportunity to highlight speciific issues and topics which will contribute to the message that investors should consider Scotland.

The Presenters:
Phil White, Director, Scarborough Muir Group
Walter Boettcher, Director of Research and Forecasting, Colliers
Martin Mackay, Executive Director of Regeneration, Clyde Gateway
Jonathan Guthrie, Director for Strategic Public Partnerships, Robertson Group (TBC)
Duncan Sutherland, Chairman, Sigma Capital (TBC)
Refreshments will be available throughout the session and it will be moderated by Built Environment Networking around a series of short presentations followed by Q&A’s.

Refreshments – finger buffet.

Sponsor: Scarborough Muir

15:00 - 18:00 PM Scotland Pavilion - networking reception

Sponsored by Scottish Cities AllianceIt is said that Scottish gin is the best in the world and it is fast becoming one of Scotland’s favourite exports.

Welcome: The Scottish Cities Alliance invites you to come along and sample some for yourself.


Please Note: A MIPIM badge is required for attendance at all events.

Our Events Location: Scotland Pavilion, site C16.C - near the Plages de la Croisette

Please Note: The Event schedule may be subject to change.

For more information on our events please visit the Scotland Pavilion at site C16.C and speak to a member of staff or visit www.scotland.org/MIPIM