MIPIM 2011: Cooperating on future concepts
In March, cities and companies from North Rhine-Westphalia presented themselves jointly for the first time at the world's largest trade fair for commercial real estate and industrial siting, MIPIM, in Cannes.
In close collaboration with municipalities, companies and the economic development agency metropoleruhr GmbH, NRW.INVEST organized a joint stand to represent the state at MIPIM in Cannes at the beginning of March. The partners presented the locational advantages of North Rhine-Westphalia as well as sustainable concepts and technologies for the areas economics, energy, urban development and traffic to the trade fair visitors. The focus was on the topics electric mobility, sustainable urban strategies and other future issues in metropolitan areas.
In addition to NRW.INVEST, the economic development agency metropoleruhr, NRW.URBAN, the cities of Bochum, Dortmund, Duisburg, Essen, Gelsenkirchen and Mönchengladbach took part, as did well-known companies such as RWE Effizienz, RAG Montan Immobilien, Europa-Center Immobilien-Gruppe, Gesundheitscampus North Rhine-Westphalia, Greif & Contzen Immobilien, Harpen Immobilien, Stiftung Zollverein and ThyssenKrupp Real Estate.