Conferences and Events

2021 Main Theme

New world : New era

Creating the future of the built environment together,

Where circularity, financial & social inclusion are all possible.

This year, the MIPIM Conference Programme focuses on the triple bottom line of:


responding to the
increasing integrated needs
of all users of urban space.


building a low-carbon future
and a circular economy.


achieving financial returns
on a local, national, global level.

Topics covered during MIPIM 2021


→  Which is the best path for a sustainable economy?

→  What are the main ESG opportunities and challenges?

→  Which is the best model to build social inclusion in this new era?

→  How can real estate protect cities from global warming?

→  How is the real estate industry rethinking the purpose of buildings?

→  How is physical distancing affecting different real estate asset classes, and for how long will it go on?

→  To what extent is innovation key to overcoming the current crisis? And to achieving sustainable growth?

→  What does this 'new world, new era' look like?

MIPIM Special events and formats

Startup competition

Come and hear the 6 finalists of the Startup Competition – our worldwide roadshow stopping by New York, London and Hong Kong – which shines a spotlight on the most dynamic and promising startups.

Matchmaking sessions

Expand your network and spark new partnerships during highly productive open moments dedicated to market trends in healthcare, logistics and hospitality.

Hospitality & tourism

A dedicated track of conferences and talks including:
- 3 days of Hospitality and Tourism conferences to cover the major hospitality trends in a dedicated conference room

MIPIM Speakers

John Alexander


Scottish Cities Alliance

Véronique Bédague

Directrice générale déléguée


Carine Bonnejean

Managing Director

Hotels Christie & Co

Josée Chiasson

Director of Economic Aeras Developpment

City of Montreal

Maggie Coleman

Managing Director, Co-Head

International Capital Americas JLL

Ciara Daffy

Asset Manager

CBRE Global Investors

Jaebadiah Gardner

Founder & CEO

GardnerGlobal Inc.

Joseph Ghazal

Managing Director Chief Investment Officer,EU


Frank Jensen

Lord Major of Copenhagen

City of Montreal

Thierry Laroue-Pont

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer


Dr Nobuhiro Okuno

Chairman N.L.P.C. of Japan, Ministry of Land

Transport and Tourism

Lars Schnidrig


CORESTATE Capital Group

Brendan Wallace

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Fifth Wall

More conferences from our geographical pavilions

Interested in specific geographical areas?

Attend real estate conferences on our geographical pavilions and gain insight on specific topics.

Last year, the London Stand at MIPIM 2019 celebrated the city's unique qualities, showcasing the people and organisations who create the multicultural communities and workspaces shaping London into an international and vibrant hub of creative global expertise.