Paris, 7 November, 2017 – With the 23rd edition of MAPIC – the global retail real estate market – just days away, please see below a selection of those not to miss events and conference sessions that are set to be the talk of the Palais des Festivals in Cannes.

The complete MAPIC programme of conferences is now available on the website and on the mobile app. Don’t forget to download it on your smartphone by clicking here.

Welcome Reception
Tuesday 14 November 19.30, Majestic Hôtel
Open to all participants with badge. 

Opening Keynote – Reimagining retail in the 21st century
Wednesday 15 November 09.00-10.00, Room 1, Palais-1
The details of this session can be found on the website

Speakers’ drink
Chairman’s Club, Palais 1
By invitation only. If you are interested, please contact the MAPIC Press office.

FOOD & BEVERAGE – Food courts, emotional shopping & the new lifestyle
Thursday 16 November 9.00-10.00, Room 2, Palais-1
The details of this session can be found on the website.

Official press conference MAPIC 2017
Thursday 16 November 10.00, F&B Gallery, Riviera 8
with Nathalie Depetro, Director of MAPIC, for an exclusive announcement.

DIGITAL – E-commerce, brands, pure players: how to create the best physical experiences
Thursday 16 November 12.00-13.00, Room 2, Palais-1
All the details of this session can be found on the website.

LEISURE – Family entertainment centres: a fun environment to create the best physical experiences 
Thursday 16 November 13.30-14.30, Room 2, Palais-1
All the details of this session can be found on the website.

Thursday 16 November 23:00, Salon des Ambassadeurs, 4th floor Palais des Festivals
Open to all participants with badge. 

Find out more about MAPIC on our press site.

About Reed MIDEM:

Founded in 1963, Reed MIDEM is an organiser of professional, international markets that are essential business platforms for key players in the sectors concerned. These sectors are MIPTV, MIPDOC, MIPCOM, MIPJUNIOR in Cannes, MIP China in Hangzhou and MIP Cancun in Mexico for the television and digital content industries; MIDEM in Cannes for music professionals; Esports BAR in Cannes and in Miami for the esports business; MIPIM in Cannes, MIPIM UK in London, MIPIM Asia Summit in Hong Kong and MIPIM PropTech Summit in New York for the real estate industry; MAPIC in Cannes, MAPIC Russia in Moscow, MAPIC Italy in Milan, MAPIC China Summit in Shanghai and IRF brought by MAPIC in Mumbai for the retail real estate sector.

About Reed Exhibitions:
Reed Exhibitions is the world’s leading events organiser, with over 500 events in over 30 countries. In 2016 Reed brought together over seven million event participants from around the world generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organised by 38 fully staffed offices. Reed Exhibitions serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events. It is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.