IPEM (International Private Equity Market) is the premier international Private Equity marketplace which offers an innovative format of business meetings between institutional and private investors, fund managers, service providers in the sector, and entrepreneurs seeking financing for their development.
More than 1,200 key capital investment professionals from 35 countries including 250 investors and 200 entrepreneurs, are expected in Cannes for 3 intensive days of networking, discussions and business meetings, with the aim of encouraging and facilitating contacts between investment funds, institutional and private investors, sector consultants and entrepreneurs.
- 7,000 square metres of high-quality exhibition space, including many private working areas
- a large range of networking events, including an opening cocktail reception.
- a specialised programme of conferences and workshops
- individual access for each participant, to the online database of all the accredited attendees.
From 24 to 26 Janvier, Cannes hosts the UFI Global CEO Summit
A unique and exclusive experience
The UFI, the leading association of event organizers and trade shows, currently has 749 members in 85 countries.
Its mission is to represent, promote, and support the activity of trade fairs and congresses, in particular by creating exceptional opportunities for meetings between professionals in the sector. The UFI label is today a reference for more than 950 international events and a guarantee of quality for exhibitors and visitors alike.
Every year, the UFI organizes a Global CEO Summit (GCS) issuing exclusive invitations only to the top management of global exhibition organizing companies. It has now become THE highlight of the year par excellence!
Cannes will have the honour of hosting the next summit meeting!
The Majestic Barrière Hotel will be the main venue for the event, and will welcome 130 leaders selected by the UFI in a smart, intimate, and friendly atmosphere.
Chaired by Mr. René Kamm Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Head of Exhibitions, MCH Group Ltd. (Switzerland), this edition will see a wealth of business meetings, and offer a program punctuated with high quality presentations by speakers from all over the world.
The Palais des Festivals will have the honour of hosting the gala dinner, the highlight of the event, on Thursday 25 January.
Add a touch of magic to these business meetings with an early morning jog on the Croisette with the UFI running club and special networking opportunities between conferences in the enchanting setting of the Majestic Barrière hotel and the Château de la Napoule - the impact this year will be unique!