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Forecasting future demand for logistics and warehouse space

About this event

Macroeconomic factors, tenant needs, last-mile delivery and ever-rapid technology developments are all factors that are reshaping the demand and design for warehousing and logistic networks across the region.

While COVID-19 has caused disruption to the industrial real estate market, it is a sector more resilient than most too effectively deal with the long-term consequences. As operators pivot to deal with the long-term ramifications of the pandemic, supply chain strategies will be overhauled and this will lead to a resulting boost in warehousing demand.

This webinar session will discuss the strategic evolution of supply chain strategies and focus on the growing demand to satisfy inventory controls, supply chain diversification and e-commerce needs.

Key talking points to be addressed will cover:

  • An overview of the industrial real estate market in the GCC
  • Factors driving investment and demand in the warehouse industry
  • The evolution of technology and its impact on the use of space
  • Mitigating the impact of COVID-19
  • On-demand and flexible warehousing space  

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Mohsen Ahmad CEO, Logistics District @ Dubai South

  • Guest speaker
    Alain Kaddoum General Manager @ Swisslog Middle East

  • Guest speaker
    Peter Haywood Manager - Industrial & Logistics Agency MENA @ JLL

  • Guest speaker
    Ako Djaf Vice President - Contract Logistics / SCM & Land Transport Middle East Africa @ DBSchenker

Messe Frankfurt Middle East

Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds with over 2,600 employees at 30 locations.

The Group’s Dubai-based subsidiary, Messe Frankfurt Middle East, currently organises 16 trade fairs & a series of conferences across the region.