Dubai, UAE: Majid Al Marri, CEO of Real Estate Registration and Services Sector for Dubai Land Department (DLD) led the line-up of speakers during the second day of  Cityscape’s Real Estate Summit at Dubai World Trade Centre.

Opening the day with a discussion on strengthening the real estate sector through digital initiatives and innovation, Al Marri was followed by panel sessions and talks from leading industry experts on architecture, design and education, the rising role of the smart city, real estate’s role in the tourism industry and post-pandemic workplaces, in a packed schedule. 

These included: Dr Harpreet Seth, Head of Architecture at Herriot-Watt University, Joe Tabet, Partner at JT+Partners, Kerem Cengiz, Managing Director LWK+PARTNERS, Andrew Shaw, Managing Partner at AMA Architecture Studio, and Alan Vallance, CEO, RIBA.

Cityscape’s Real Estate Summit was made possible with support from Government Partners: Government of Dubai and Dubai Land Department; Knowledge Sponsors: JLL, Knight Frank and Land Sterling; Summit Sponsors: Sobha Realty, Azizi Developments, Farrbury Capital Partners, Elitzam Group and Damac Properties; Architecture Partner: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA); Start-up Partner: Clear It; PropTech Partner: WhiteBricks; and Portal Partner: houza

Cityscape’s Real Estate Summit has been organised in accordance with Informa’s AllSecure health and safety standards to assure the safety of all exhibitors and visitors across Informa’s international shows – ensuring Cityscape participants can conduct business and network in a controlled and hygienic setting.

About Cityscape:

Cityscape, owned by Informa Markets, first took place in 2002 in Dubai and has since grown to be beyond exhibitions, to become one of the largest real estate data and media portfolios globally.

The Cityscape portfolio equips industry professionals with up-to-date material, matchmaking and micro-analysis via in person conferences and exhibitions, data trend analysis, insightful webinars, podcasts and customised articles. With a focused content & data platform, Cityscape Intelligence, and with events taking place across the Middle East, North Africa, Asia and Turkey, the Cityscape brand is tapped into the real estate market across a spectrum of markets, including Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Egypt and Saudi Arabia, and with expansions on the horizon in Europe and Asia. 

About Informa Markets: 

Informa Markets creates platforms for industries and specialist markets to trade, innovate and grow. Our portfolio is comprised of more than 550 international B2B events and brands in markets including Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, Infrastructure, Construction & Real Estate, Fashion & Apparel, Hospitality, Food & Beverage, and Health & Nutrition, among others. We provide customers and partners around the globe with opportunities to engage, experience and do business through face-to-face exhibitions, specialist digital content and actionable data solutions. As the world’s leading exhibitions organiser, we bring a diverse range of specialist markets to life, unlocking opportunities and helping them to thrive 365 days of the year.