This week, two of our architects are participating in the trade mission to Bogota and Medellin in Colombia in presence of Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands and President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos.
The mission is organized by the Duth Government, Ministry of Forein Affairs, and organized for the design, architecture and urban development sector, in cooperation with the Feria de Librio (FILBO 2016). This is the largest book and cultural network fair of Colombia. MVSA is exploring the Colombian architetcural and real estate market during the mission. Themes like urban sustainability and infrastructure & mobility are trending topics in large cities like Bogota. MVSA sees a great opportunity here to exchange knowledge and expierence.
The 5-day program consists of individual meetings with local firms and company visits in Bogota and Medellin, an official opening ceremony of the Feria de Librio, several network events and speed date sessions in the Business Lounge of the Dutch Pavilion.