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MAPIC 2011

May 27, 2016



The 2011 MAPIC will be held from the 16th to the 17th of November at the Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France.

MAPIC, The International Market for Retail Real Estate is among the leading real estate trade shows which relates directly to Commercial Real Estate. All the important players of this industry will be present at the event and thus creating opportunities for others.

It provides an exclusive platform for companies to showcase new concepts and developments, discover new trends and increase their activity into the international market. Click here to view the yachts.


Retail real estate trends are rapidly changing, and adapting to new economic realities and business models is integral to future success. MAPIC’s seventeen-year strong reputation as the leading industry market makes it the ideal destination to compare and create the strategies that build businesses and inspire new market leaders.

MAPIC brings together the best in business to identify opportunities and close deals. Present at the show will be professionals from 67 countries, over 2 000 dynamic retailers, the largest selection of development sites, including shopping centres, city centres, retail parks, stations, airports and leisure centres and a combination of exhibition, conferences, industry-specific community to accelerate networking and business building.

MAPIC helps key players adapt to change and lead the industry. Players of the industry meet each other through conferences, keynotes, workshops and panels. The 2011 programme enables retail real estate leaders to understand market conditions, engage with key-players and discover new business opportunities in Italy. MAPIC welcomes Italy as its Country of honour. des_cannes_port_aerial

MAPIC Lab is the retail-dedicated space. It provides an exclusive insiders’ view into tomorrow”s shopping trends, discover examples of innovative retail concepts and leading retailers in terms of trendsetting. MAPIC tracks and presents new retail consumer trends so companies can be prepared to capitalize on them.

Retail in the City Summit is an invitation-only event for private and public leaders. Political leaders share sustainable retail urban solutions with private partners.

Expert coaching information-packed sessions on emerging trends, smart shopping centre management and the importance of online retail and two-way conversations with consumers.

The MAPIC Speed Matching sessions are an excellent concept and provide retailers, operators and developers an opportunity to engage and do business with each other, where otherwise they may not have had the chance to do so. Developers, retailers and cities have 10 minutes to convince and pitch their projects, concepts or development strategies. 15 retailers present their concept, development and brand strategy to shopping centre owners and developers, master franchisee and local authority representatives, 5 developers pitch their projects to retailers and investors seeking new development spots and business opportunities and presenters and audience both meet after a dynamic series of five 7-minute presentations during a profitable networking break.

Through the MAPIC power meetings, there is the possibility to meet future partners in one place at one time in a 3-minute highly introduction and launch new opportunities from a handshake with the right peer. From table to table during 45 minutes, help accelerate deals with 15 potential partners in an efficient face-to-face speed meeting. Power Meetings help boost the network, have a point of view on new talents and take on unexpected steps to potential business out from the exhibition zone. The Financial institutions will meet developers and investors in 2 sessions on Wednesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 17, from 15.00-16.00. Master franchisees will have the opportunity to connect with high-profile retailers on Wednesday, November 16, from 15.00-16.00.

The calendar for the social events of the 2011 MAPIC: event_corporate_charter1

On Tuesday 15th of November, there will be the Opening Cocktail Party at the Marriott. MAPIC will kick off in style with a high profile cocktail party. The vibrant social setting allows you to effortlessly engage with key industry leaders. This is open to all participants.

On Thursday 17th November there will be the MAPIC Awards ceremony at the Auditorium Esterel, level 5. This will be high-profile recognition of innovation and outstanding achievement in the retail real estate arena. Attend the ceremony and the post-party for an evening of networking and celebration. This is open to all participants.

MAPIC also offers you abundant advertising opportunities to reach a targeted audience. As an exhibitor, you can have a stand to showcase your company and enables you to meet a maximum number of decision makers in just 3 days. As a visitor, you will gain a clear view of sites and major projects throughout the world, meet future partners and discover new market trends with full access to the exhibition zones and conference sessions.

You can charter a luxury yacht for entertainment and it is also the best way to show off your company as it gives you the perfect venue to showcase your company. During the day, the yacht can act as a floating office & conference venue in the heart of Cannes allowing you to welcome clients on board for meetings & presentations while in the evening, the yacht makes an impressive venue for cocktail parties & dinners. And at night, your luxury yacht becomes your own private 5 star hotel.

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