4TH - 6TH OCTOBER 2017
Messe Munchen, Munich, Germany
Working alongside SDI and Scottish Enterprise, the Alliance took a stand partnership with Property EU at Expo Real 2017. The Scottish Cities Alliance attended with a protfolio of investor ready propositons worth over £7bn across the seven cities.
The breadth of opportunity available highlights Scotland’s seven cities – Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Perth and Stirling.
To maximise its exposure to investors, the SCA also spoke at a series of high profile conference panels including:
- Planning and Partnerships Forum: Glasgow City Council Leader, Susan Aitken, spoke about investing in adaptable cities.
- Residential Investment Briefing: Peter Noad discussed Scottish Government initiatives to make Scotland an attractive market for PRS foreign investors.
- Sustainable Investment in European Cities: A Panel discussion where Stuart Black highlighted how quality of life and investment go hand in hand and also how the seven cities are working together to improve sustainability in buildings.
- Investment Locations Forum: Stuart black discussed the strengths of Scotland's education, tourism and renewables.
The Alliance was also featured in numerous publications as a result of attending the event. This includes; a quote from Stuart Black on how sustainability is key to attracting investment in Property EU, coverage in the Expo Real Daily News and also Stuart Black discussed serveral key messages in a podcast on Estates Gazette.