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MIPIM 2016 debate: Why global cities rule the world

The man behind a radical proposal to change London Underground’s Circle Line tunnel with a travellator will be speaking on an Estates Gazette panel session at MIPIM, in Cannes, next week on the topic Why global cities rule the world.

David Lewis, the principal of global architecture firm NBBJ, will debate, along with a leading panel of experts, how urbanisation, travel and other infrastructure, mean cities, not countries, hold the key to growth.

The audience will learn why astute investors must view the global landscape this way, as well what the main drivers and threats  are to the…

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