30-31 January 2017
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Speaker Information:

Geoffrey Batzel


Chief Strategy and Implementation Officer
KEO International Consultants


09:30 Panel: Developing a framework: Creating a comprehensive strategy to meet Middle Eastern housing requirements

This session will discuss policies and plans to ensure long-term stability and economic competitiveness in the Middle Eastern housing sector. Experts will discuss how to create a comprehensive strategy to meet long-term housing requirements delving into the rate at which housing needs to be constructed and examining the role of private sector developers in delivering this demand.

14:30 Panel: The role of the private sector in meeting the middle-income housing shortage

Private developers traditionally focus on the upper luxury residential market across the Middle East. This panel will discuss effective approaches such as the ‘Inclusionary Zoning Approach’ to encourage the private sector to develop more middle-income housing.


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