Wednesday, July 22, 2015 3:34 PM / 3invest
Africa’s flagship annual convention for the Real Estate sector, REAL ESTATE UNITE, powered by 3INVEST Limited, has commenced activities for the 2015 edition with the unveiling of the event’s agenda. The theme for this fourth edition is “Connecting the DOTS in Africa’s Real Estate”. It is set to hold on the 29th and 30th of September at Eko Convention Centre, Lagos.
The summit reverts to the two-day format with features of Day One including Leaders Breakfast meeting, Annual African Women in Real Estate Estate Meeting and the opening of Exhibitions that will run for both days. Day Two of the convention features the conference with engaging conversations by experts on Drivers, Opportunities, Transformation, and Sustainability (D.O.T.S); Four building blocks that contribute to the long-term viability of the sector; Drivers are harnessed to create Opportunities, resulting in Transformation that must be hinged on the principles of Sustainability for it to be effective. To cap the event, the Awards Dinner will hold on the evening of Day 2.
Confirmed speakers for Unite Summit 2015 include: Keynote speech by Executive Governor of Ogun State – Senator Ibikunle Amosun FCA, Ruth Obih – 3invest, Hakeem Ogunniran – UPDC, Mark Bradford – JLL, Ronald Chaugoury –South Energyx, Nnema Byrd – Stanlib, Uzo Oshogwe – Afriland Properties, MKO Balogun – GlobalPFI, Bolaji Edu – Broll, Olumayowa Ogunwemimo – FSDH, Roland Igbinoba – Pison Housing, Jumoke Akinwumni – Ogun State Housing Corporation, Gbenga Olaniyan – Estatelinks.
Other activities lined up for this year’s event include the launch of 3Invest’s charity initiative, a vehicle that will be used to raise funds for charitable housing projects; our contribution to the much-needed solution to Nigeria’s Social housing deficit. In support of this initiative, there will be an annual fund-raising marathon during the event period #runtobuild.
Now in its fourth year, Real Estate UNITE is an annual real estate summit with primary objective to unite players in the real estate sector whilst opening up the immeasurable potentials in Africa’s real estate sector for sustainable growth. Over time, REU has grown to become an important platform for Global real estate leaders to discuss most pertinent opportunities and issues in Africa’s Real Estate yearly.
Real Estate Unite is powered by 3INVEST LTD governed by an independent Advisory Board made up of professionals from different sectors. The REU Advisory Board is chaired by Peter Bamkole, other members are Jumoke Akinwunmi, Akin Olawore, Sonnie Ayere, and Kunle Omotola. REU partners include Enterprise Development Centre, UPDC, ARM Properties, Stanbic IBTC, Broll, Dunn Loren Merrifield, Alitheia Capital, Haven Homes, Gran Imperio Group, Structon,Grenadines etc.
3INVEST is one of Africa’s leading real estate brands with technology driven innovations that is changing the way real estate organizations operate in this 21st century. From anchoring the first syndicated real estate show on radio to convening the power brokers in the business for the annual Real Estate Summit, 3INVEST has built a reputation in the sector as the go-to company for commercial real estate services in today’s market.