Lafarge Egypt, a leader in building materials, today announced that it will be participating in Egypt's Cityscape Real Estate Summit, taking place on September 14-16, 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel Nile Plaza, by sponsoring the event's Awards Night. In its continued effort to support the country's construction sector, Lafarge Egypt will be the Headline Sponsor of the night on September 16, and will be an Exhibitor throughout the three-day event. In addition, the company's CEO, Hussein Mansi, will be delivering a speech, prior to presenting the Mixed-use Development Project Award to the chosen prize finalist.
The Egypt Real Estate Summit is returning to the country for its 5th edition under the theme, "Maximizing the Next Stage of Egypt's Economic Growth: Land, Investment Funds and Mega Projects." Participants will have the opportunity to discover how fertile opportunities are being capitalized upon in Egypt's expanding real estate industry, as the return of consumer confidence is evident and real estate prices are on the rise.
In addition, industry players will be able to understand how land prices and real estate trends will affect their ability to sign deals and identify lucrative opportunities in key sectors of the Egyptian real estate market, meet established fellow players and newcomers on the property scene to ensure their business is aligned with viable growth opportunities that are surfacing, and finally, identify the latest mega projects and discuss the latest industry issues with influential players.
"We are very excited to have the opportunity to attend this year's Cityscape Real Estate Summit," said Hussein Mansi, CEO of Lafarge Egypt. "We are looking forward to gaining insight into innovative and cost-effective business models that will advance the way we do business at Lafarge Egypt. In addition, this is the time for us to continue encouraging sustainable operations for all future projects that are being planned."
Lafarge Egypt has been the pioneer in providing effective and environmentally reliable thermal treatment solutions in Egypt with great success and a proven track record. The Lafarge cement plant co-processes the fuels with full compliance to international environmental standards and sustains its high quality cement products.
For more details regarding the Cityscape Egypt Real Estate Summit 2015, please visit the event website.
With a well-balanced presence in 90 countries and a focus on Cement, Aggregates and Concrete, LafargeHolcim (SIX Swiss Exchange, Euronext Paris: LHN) is the world leader in the building materials industry. The Group has 115,000 employees around the world and combined net sales of CHF 33 bn (EUR 27 bn) in 2014. LafargeHolcim is the industry benchmark in R&D and serves from the individual homebuilder to the largest and most complex project with the widest range of value-adding products, innovative services and comprehensive building solutions. With a commitment to drive sustainable solutions for better building and infrastructure and to contribute to a higher quality of life, the Group is best positioned to meet the challenges of increasing urbanization.
More information is available on www.lafargeholcim.com