What is MAPIC?

Join the international retail real estate event to build the ultimate lifestyle and
shopping destinations!

Created in 1995, MAPIC is the leading global platform to build vibrant retail & urban destinations.
The international retail property market event will gather retail, property, food & leisure leaders from over 75 countries from 26 to 28 November 2024.

What MAPIC is all about?

Networking events

Our numerous tailored networking and matchmaking events will allow you to build your relevant network. Attend one of our 6 Closed-door events to meet C-level profiles and co-create new business models.


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Exhibition area

The exhibition floor of 12000m2 is the place to connect with all types of retail property players (cities, shopping centres, travel retail zones…). MAPIC is the showcase for the best international extension and mixed-use projects.

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Conference sessions & talks

Take part in our world-class Conference programme to explore the retail and real estate industries like never before. Hear real-life case studies and learn more during the 50+ conference sessions.


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MAPIC Awards Gala

Since 1996, the MAPIC Awards have recognised excellence, innovation, and creativity in the retail and real estate industries. Attend the awards ceremony and gala dinner to discover exclusive real estate and retail projects and etwork with high-profile delegates

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Our thematic areas and content

Discover the new face of retail, create vibrant experiences, and develop your business responsibly.

Retail on the spotlight: fast growing brands on the market!

A new gallery for cross border retail
Palais-1, Puit de Lumière

To maximize synergies and connections with property players.

• Established brands set for major expansion in european markets

• Hot global brands arriving from outside Europe

LeisurUp hosted by MAPIC

LeisurUp is dedicated to accelerating the integration of location-based attractions into lifestyle destinations including retail sites, urban areas, transport hubs, and travel destinations. Network with Leisure operators and IP owners.

The Sustainability Lab

An exhibition area of 100m2 bringing together ESG players and service suppliers with dedicated energy efficiency solutions for retail property. Find the right partners to help you build a more sustainable business by reducing your carbon footprint.

MAPIC Innovation Forum

Join the innovation platform of the global retail property Industry! Learn more about the AI revolution and key topics such as the digital innovations enhancing consumer experience and data collection.

The Happetite Forum

The international forum for restaurant chains looking to expand their business, find new locations & meet new business partners. The opportunity for retail players to discover the most dynamic international restaurant concepts.

Why come to MAPIC?

Property developers, cities, travel retail

Showcase your retail sites to global retailers, leisure and food operators searching for new sites and locations. Meet the partners who will help you grow responsibly by reducing your carbon footprint while building or refurbishing your retail destinations.

Retailers, leisure & food operators

Discover the best locations and the partners who will help you develop your business and better meet your consumers’ needs.


Tech & ESG players, service providers and suppliers

Showcase your solutions to the whole retail property community.



Network with leading professionals and explore local investment opportunities.