Newcastle at MIPIM

Cannes 12 - 15 March 2019

A vibrant, welcoming and innovative city

Newcastle City Council and Invest Newcastle have led a private sector delegation to MIPIM for the past three years, demonstrating our region’s strengths as one of the UK’s fastest growing places in which to invest, develop or locate.  It provides an unmissable opportunity to position Newcastle, and the surrounding region, as a progressive and solutions driven city.

Our stand

The Invest Newcastle stand offers a beachfront location that is perfect for meetings, networking and events. Situated on the Croisette 19 – this prominent 76sqm pavilion represents the personality of our region.

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Yield Discount

The North East provides significant yield discount when compared to other UK regions.

203,000 sq. ft

City centre take-up of 203,000 sq. ft in the first three quarters of 2018.

25%+

12-month take-up vs. 10 year average.

5.75%

Prime Yield.

Fastest growing

Newcastle is one of the top 10 fastest growing cities in the UK.

Connectivity

Newcastle International Airport has direct routes to more than 85 destinations.

A student population of over 50,000

Source: HESA, Higher Education Student Statistics UK, 2016/2017

A population of 1.7 million within a 30-minute drive time

Source: Nomis official labour market statistics

"MIPIM is a great platform to promote our region to investors, developers, inward investment companies and potential occupiers. It is crucial for us to be part of the conversation highlighting the connected effort of partners in supporting the city to achieve its economic ambitions."

- Gordon Hewling, Principal Managing Director- Newcastle

Our partners

"The World Wheel Company are very excited to be part of the delegation and proud to sponsor the Flagship Conference. The development will truly set Newcastle apart as a destination for first class leisure and entertainment. This will complement Newcastle’s global reputation and help deliver one of Europe’s best waterfront experiences. We are very excited to be launching this at MIPIM."

- Nigel Hartley, Chief Marketing Officer, World Wheel Company

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