The Top Real Estate Events in 2017

2017 has been jam-packed with international conferences and events aimed at developers, stakeholders, and investors so far. Here, we highlight some of the most interesting real estate events which are coming up over the next few months.

Cityscape Abu Dhabi, April 18th-20th 2017

Described as the “barometer” for the Middle East’s Property sector, Cityscape Abu Dhabi welcomed over 17,000 attendees last year from over 67 countries. Hundreds of properties from the Middle East and other regions will be showcased at this comprehensive real estate expo. Many high profile partners are joining the event, including Forbes Middle East, Sky News, and Modern Business Emirates. Whether you are an investor or a real estate professional, this event is not to be missed!

2017 SIOR Spring World Conference, New Orleans, USA, April 26th-29th 2017

The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors is a leading professional real estate association. This year, their Spring World Conference will take place in the eclectic city of New Orleans, Louisiana. The event is being sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch and attendees will have the opportunity to discuss business with some of the most influential players in the real estate industry. A number of tours, dinners, cocktail receptions and evenings out are on offer for those who are looking to expand their professional network.

CEEQA Gala, Warsaw, Poland, April 26th,  2017

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Dubbed “one of the most important dates in the European real estate calendar”, the Central and Eastern European Real Estate Quality Awards shouldn’t be missed. This is a fantastic annual event which honors the best property projects in the region. During the ceremony, 5 awards will be given to completed buildings, 16 to companies who are making waves in the real estate industry, and 2 awards will go to remarkable individual professionals. This year, there will also be 2 awards for green development. The main countries of focus are located in the CEE and the SEE but a number of international investors and business people are expected to attend.

RICs Summit of the Americas, Chicago, USA, May 1st-3rd 2017

A broad range of panels and events will bring together thought leaders and professionals who are at the forefront of innovation in real estate at this event. Stakeholders from all over the world will be looking to make connections and topics that could make a huge impact on your business will be discussed e.g. “big data, the state of the economy, and the next generation in real estate”. The event will include architecture tours of Chicago and attendees will have the opportunity to gain valuable market insights.

Global Online Classifieds Summit, Miami, USA, June 20th-23rd 2017


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With distinguished guest speakers and a broad range of attendees from the classifieds sector and beyond, this event is the perfect place to network with other professionals. The plethora of fresh new ideas swirling around this event is sure to inspire you. Over 200 companies are attending and among those, more than 150 CEOs from 75 countries will be discussing best practice examples. In terms of tickets, there are 4 to choose from; Corporate, Investors, Service Providers, and Startup. Not only that, there is a discount if you book in advance. The conference, whose focus is on innovation in the real estate industry, will take place on Miami’s stunning South Beach. The Summit’s dreamlike location makes it a must for any real estate professional. aa