The Technical Chamber of Greece, the International Federation of Surveyors, the Working Party for Land Administration of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the International Union of Architects (Greek Section) and the European Council of Civil Engineers, invite policy makers, senior professional leaders, academics and all relevant professional experts to bring together experiences and scientific knowledge that would impose setting up land policies and actions in the fields of sustainable land and real estate management for the humanity and the economic and legal empowerment of the poor and for dealing with the impact of climate change and other mega-trends. Trends in the management of land and real estate, including land administration, land use planning, heritage preservation, property valuation and taxation, construction and development issues in terms of technology, environmental friendly and disaster management tools, funding issues, as well as educational and professional aspects will be presented. The effect of brain drain on developing or distressed economies, an effect of growing concern also within Europe will be as well one of the major issues to be discussed in the conference.
The Conference major goal is to:
- Initiate professional cooperation and activate interchange of multidisciplinary ideas on the impact of the current and future mega-trends in the built environment, construction industry and real estate
- Raise awareness and increase capacity among relevant professionals in the private and public sectors, and in academia, about their role in the digital society for the good management of land and real estate and for a sustainable real estate market;
- Inspire relevant professionals to realize the need for a joint professionals’ response, and for establishing a closer cooperation for a world free of poverty, fear and inequality, where life is safe and growth is resilient and sustainable.