ET Edge, a subsidiary of The Economic Times, founded to empower multiple sectors, industries and segments through the dispersion of critical business knowledge through strategically developed conferences and summits today held its Realty Summit 2014in Mumbai garnering participation from eminent real estate companies and industry leaders.
After a phenomenal response from the Bangalore chapter, ET Edge now brings the Realty Summit to India’s real estate hub. The summit provided a thorough insight about the core mechanics of the Indian real estate sector, analyse the key factors which have spurred growth & demand in the sector as well as ways to future proof the sector & continue building the growth momentum.
The summit was opened by Mr Deepak Lamba, President, Times Conferences Limited followed by a keynote address by Uday Ravindra Samant, Hon'ble Minister of Urban Development, Govt of Maharashtra who spoke in-depth on the theme ‘Attracting investors to Real Estate: Fuelling India Growth.’
Speaking on the occasion Deepak Lamba, President, Times Conferences Limited – BCCL said, “Over the last few years, Indian real estate has witnessed exponential growth spurred by rapid urbanization, rural–urban migration, ever-developing infrastructure, higher income levels and increased housing demand. Today the real estate sector offers growing investment opportunities and has fast become a favored destination globally for investors and developers, driven largely by investor-friendly government policies and increasing globalization. ET Edge’s Realty Summit aims to provide a robust knowledge forum bringing together industry veterans to discuss opportunities plaguing in the current scenario and potential investment opportunities”
The Realty Summit 2014 in Mumbai drew participation from leading real estate titans as well asrenowned builders, developers; building material manufacturers, project consultants, financial investors, lenders and government officials to discuss important trends and identify new opportunities. An evening focusing on plenary sessions, focused and interactive panel discussions and case studies saw participants discuss and debate issues related to ‘Attracting investors to Real Estate: Fuelling India Growth’, ‘Meeting the funding requirements of real estate industry’, ‘Realising customer expectations in real estate: Collaborative team efforts of entire valuechain’ and much more.
Other opinion leaders present on the occasion included Niranjan Hiranandani, CMD, Hiranandani Group; Boman Irani, CMD, Rustomjee Group; Vikas Oberoi, CMD, Oberoi Realty; Rakesh Agarwal, MD & CEO, Shapoorji Pallonji Investment Advisors; Abbas Master, CEO, Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust; Chandru L Raheja, Chairman, K Raheja Group and many others.
About ET Edge:
Times Conferences Ltd. functional under the brand name ET Edge is an Economic Times subsidiary, founded to empower multiple industries and segments by sharing critical business knowledge through strategic conferences and summits. Encompassing the Indian business vista, ET Edge would strive to bring together visionaries and key leaders on its knowledge platforms to create social and business ecology, conducive to the positive changes required by the industry. The main aim of this initiative is to channel global business intelligence through summits and conferences in overarching lectures, hands-on workshops, panels, roundtables and case studies. The forums would ensure senior decision makers are equipped with information to respond to challenges they face not just in India but also globally.
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