MEET THE IME 2020

The Investment Management Exhibition (IME) is an international event taking place for the 5th time already in Germany.

The IME plays a vital role in attracting and facilitating international investment into your country by raising awareness of the wide range of opportunities and positive business climate and facilitating vital direct connections between investors and you.

IME serves as a matchmaking platform for connecting investors, IFI with public and private investment project opportunities, in order to assure realization of promising projects from the following branches: Energy, Infrastructure and Logistics, Industry and Mining, SMEs and IT as well as Public Private Partnerships (PPPs).

Another objective is increasing corporate settlement for cities, regions or countries, throughout introducing attractive locations, business parks and economic free zones to companies aiming to expand their business and comparing best practices and success reference models for investment promotion and stimulation and their results.

IME 2020 is the right event for:

Those who have a project and want to showcase to the industry and are looking to meet Investors.

Cities / municipalities / countries that are aiming to attract entrepreneurs from around the world.

Investors or entrepreneurs who want to review at a glance a variety of innovative and future-oriented investment projects in sectors such as IT, infrastructure, agriculture, renewable energy and PPP, with a special focus on alternative investments.

Institutional Investors
Banks, Financial Institutions, Investment Companies, Fund Management Companies, Private Investors, Pension Funds, Venture Capitalists, Insurance Companies, Hedge Funds, Private Equity Investors, Asset Management Companies, Sovereign Wealth Funds

Anyone who is interested in exploring why Alternative Investments can be an integral part of nearly every investor’s portfolio.

Project developers or consultants who want to expand their customer base.

Anyone who is interested in current economic policy issues and wants to expand their network.

Anyone who is actively involved in the development of international economic diplomacy.

WHO WILL YOU MEET AT IME 2020?

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS
Banks, Financial Institutions, Investment Companies, Fund Management Companies, Private Investors, Pension Funds, Venture Capitalists, Insurance Companies, Hedge Funds, Private Equity Investors, Asset Management Companies, Sovereign Wealth Funds


PUBLIC PRIVATE UNITS
Investment Authorities, Economic Free Zones/Industry Parks Management, Economic Counselors of the Countries of the regions accredited in Frankfurt – the economic and financial hub of Germany


CITIES & REGIONAL AUTHORITIES
Investment Promotion Agencies at central and local level, Location Marketing Agencies, Regional Development and Investment Zones


SERVICE PROVIDERS
Real Estate Developers, R&D, Architects, Designers, Urban Planners, Real Estate Owners, Consultants, Construction Companies

IME CONFERENCE AGENDA AND TOPICS

Improved Business Climate and Incentives
Representatives from investment promotion agencies, government representatives and investment and consulting companies will discuss important achievements for improving business climate as well as challenges, government incentives and present efforts done to attract FDIs.


Comparative perspectives on investment best practices and Optimizing Partnership Opportunities- Collaboration among corporations, leading research universities, local non-profit organizations, and public institutions is driving innovation across industries.


Public-private partnerships (PPPs) – PPPs not only present opportunities but also risks for countries using them. We aim to elaborate on how to reach a healthy PPP.


Roundtable on Investing in the SDGs- Private Sector Solutions for Sustainable Development


Special Economic Zones: Challenges and Opportunities


Business location Germany, how it will continue in the future!


FDI-sources and FDI needs


Alternative Investment Panel – Explore Why Alternative Investments can be an integral part of nearly every investor’s portfolio