Paris, 24 October 2018 –The  MAPIC Awards jury, chaired by Tom Meager, Primark’s Group Director of Property, and composed of leading trade and commercial real estate professionals, has unveiled the list of 48 finalists for this year’s awards.
Please click here to discover the list of the finalists of the MAPIC Awards 2018 from the 12 categories. Pictures are also available on our website.
The winners will be selected for the first time this year by both MAPIC delegates voting in Cannes for projects of their choice and by the jury. The winners will be selected combining delegates’ votes cast on-site (30%) and the jury’s own votes (70%).
The MAPIC Awards jury is composed of influential personalities from the sector:
  • Alain BOUTIGNY, Editor in Chief, Sites Commerciaux (France)
  • Thomas DEVONSHIRE-GRIFFIN, Managing Director, Russia and CIS, JLL (Russia)
  • Edoardo FAVRO, CEO, Ceetrus Italy SpA (Italy)
  • Barry SPENCER HUGHES, Design Director, BENOY (USA)
  • Laurence KARSENTI, Head of European Leasing, Thor Equities (USA/Europe)
  • Mayté LEGEAY, Senior Asset Management Europe, Head of the Outlet platform, Resolution Property (UK)
  • John STRACHAN, Chairman, Intu Properties plc (UK)
  • Klaus STRIEBICH, CEO, RaRE-Advise (Germany)
  • Wilson TAN, CEO, CapitaLand Retail (Singapore)
  • Justin TAYLOR, Head of EMEA Retail, Cushman&Wakefield LLP (UK)
  • Franck VERSCHELLE, CEO, Advantail (France)
  • NEW (dedicated jury for BEST SHOPPING CENTRE INNOVATION category)
    Karen HARRIS, Managing Director, intuDigital (UK)
    Isabelle HERVOUET, Group Director of Digital, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield  (France)
The winners will be revealed at the Gala dinner held on Thursday 15th November 2018. The awards ceremony dinner will be followed by the MAPIC Awards party.


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