Subscribe to our mailing list.

Get the latest trends, hidden venues and expert insights delivered to your mailbox.

Marketing Permissions: Akommo will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. By subscribing to our mailing list, you agree to and confirm that you have read our Privacy Policy. You also accept that your information will processed by Mailchimp. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

What information would you like to receive? *

Please confirm that we can communicate with you via email:

International Retail Property Market Events List 2018

Last updated on

The annual Cannes International Retail Property Market is taking place this year from November 14th-16th, 2018, in the famous Palais des Festivals, and is soon approaching. Every year, the international retail property industry leaders gather to discuss ideas, brainstorm, share insight, and of course, to mingle. This year, Akommo is happy to share the upcoming Cannes networking cocktails, breakfasts, and dinners that you don't want to miss out on. Get ready to organise your Google Calendar and add the following International Retail Property Market Events 2018 to your agenda!

1.) Cushman & Wakefield

The international real estate powerhouse, Cushman & Wakefield are hosting some pretty spectacular events this year! Check out what they have programmed in Cannes from November 13th to the 16th.

Tuesday 13th November, 2018

What's On - Leisure Summit (by invitation only) at the Verrière Grand Auditorium, Palais 1

Time - 14.30-18.30

Wednesday 14th November -

What's On - C&W MAPIC Client Party (by invitation only) at the JW Grill at JW Marriott in Cannes

Time - 18:30-21:00

Thursday 15th November -

What's On - C&W Client Breakfast Event - Rooftops of EMEA Report Launch (by invitation only) at the Plage le Goeland

Time - 8:30-10:00

What's On - C&W and ICSC co-hosted drinks reception and launch of 2019 conference, at the C&W Terrace

Time - 12:00-13:00

To register for any of the private events, be sure to visit the Cushman & Wakefield official page here. Best of luck!

2.) Retail Forum Belgium

The Retail Forum Belgium (RFB) is hosting two events tailored to the Belgian market that are sure to kick off the week with a bang. The first on the agenda is the MAPIC Dinner, which is by invitation only. Once confirmed, you will be revealed the address of the networking dinner! The next morning start your day off with their MAPIC Breakfast Meeting to discuss the "New blueprint for retail in Belgian cities".

Tuesday 13th November


Time - 19:30-23:00

Wednesday 14th November


Time - 08:30 - 10:30

To request invitations to both events, click here. Fingers crossed!


Every year since 2014, Inowai has been hosting a lavish cocktail dinner party in some of Cannes' most prestigious locations, such as the iconic Hotel Majestic.

Date to be announced

To sign up for a chance to attend their MAPIC 2018 Cocktail, click here. Santé!

4.) PropTech Lab

This year the PropTech Lab team is here to start your week off in Cannes trying some of the most delicious French cuisine during their networking dinner. Only the lucky selected few will find out in which Cannes restaurant this dinner will take place!

Photo by Alasdair Elmes on Unsplash

Wednesday 14th November

What's On - Belgian Dinner in a secret Cannes restaurant.

Time - 19:30-22:30

To try your luck, click here to register for the Belgian Dinner.

5.) Nordic Council of Shopping Centres

The Nordic Council of Shopping Centres is arranging two networking cocktails at the Palais des Festivals, followed by their annual Nordic Networking Dinner in Cannes. This dinner is a great opportunity to mingle in a more intimate atmosphere with an attendance of around 100 participants, all passionate about the International Retail Property Market!

Thursday 15th November

What's On - Dinner at the Restaurant Gaston Gastounette, 6-7 Quai Saint-Pierre

Time - 19:30-23:00

If you want to register for this delicious Cannes networking dinner, sign up here.

6.) Rédeim

Rédeim, the innovative French commercial real estate company, is offering a chance to learn more about their upcoming projects whilst enjoying a complimentary cocktail!

Thursday 15th November

What's On - Networking Cocktails

Time - Starting at 12:00

Pass by and get to know this company at STAND P1.G51.

7.) Themed Entertainment Association (TEA)

The TEA is back again this year to celebrate on one of Cannes' best rooftops at the Radisson Blu Hotel located on the old harbour. The first 20 to sign up for the open bar can enjoy 1.5 hours of cocktails, a gorgeous Cannes sunset, and an opportunity to network.

Thursday 15th November

What's On - TEA @ MAPIC Mixer 2018 at the Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cesar Hall

Time - 18:30-20:00 FREE Open Bar

20:00-23:00 Cash Bar Admission

Be sure to sign up ASAP, spots are limited and you don't want to miss this event. Click here to register.

8.) CRE Retail - Russian Breakfast at MAPIC

Every year, the Russian Breakfast at MAPIC is held at the famous Majestic Hotel in Cannes. The Russian leaders of the industry will congregate for the 29th time this year to discuss the future of tech and innovation in retail real estate.

You don't want to miss this powerful event if you're in the Russian industry! Click here to sign up for this important event.

Want to promote your event on this list? Get in touch with our marketing team at [email protected] and ask for your free advertising space on the Akommo Blog today.

Don't miss the latest additions! Click Subscribe in the top right corner of our blog and stay updated on all of the newest events added to the International Retail Property Market Events List 2018.