Sea City areas were presented at the international investment fair in Cannes. The vice-president of Gdynia, together with representatives of 11 European cities, took part in discussions on the possibilities of waterfront development.
Every year, MIPIM – The World’s Leading Property Market attracts real estate representatives from all over the world. It is a great opportunity to present the city, its advantages and areas prepared for investments to entrepreneurs. Sea City is a very strong brand of Gdynia, which attracts investors’ interest due to its unique location.
This year, Gdynia, together with other 11 European cities with similar investment areas at the junction with water, took part in a debate devoted to “New opportunities in Europe’s Waterfront Cities”. Gdynia began a discussion of the second part of the panel attended by representatives of Hamburg, Liverpool, Lisbon, Newcastle, Rotterdam and Stockholm. Katarzyna Gruszecka-Spychała, the vice-president of the city, presented Sea City investment areas the purpose of which is to be changed in order to create a new city district.
- We want to create a modern district, but, most of all, our goal is the city to remain a very friendly place to live, where people will be happy – said Katarzyna Gruszecka-Spychała, the vice-president of Gdynia, during the debate.
The delegation of Gdynia also participated in the panel entitled “Urbanity: new rules for new cities” and in the debate entitled “Paying for the Waterfront”, devoted to the possibilities of financing key investments in coastal areas. They met with investors from the hotel industry and held talks with the Scottish Minister of Development and the representatives of the prestigious Urban Land Institute Europe.
Gdynia presented the investment possibilities of the city as part of a joint metropolitan position – Invest in Pomerania.