The New Istanbul Airport has been put on the shortlist for the ‘Best Mega Project of the Future Award’, which will be awarded at the MIPIM real estate exhibition, on the recommendation of the jury.
The shortlist determined by the jury to present awards to the leading projects in the world at the MIPIM Awards, to be announced at the MIPIM Exhibition, which shapes the world real estate sector, have been announced. The New Istanbul Airport Project, being built by IGA Airports, to be operated by the same organization for 25 years, has been placed on the shortlist in the ‘Best Mega Project of the Future’ category.
It is known that 230 projects from 42 countries have made applications for the awards to be given at the MIPIM Exhibition, which is to be held for the 27th time this year. As a result of the assessments, the MIPIM Awards jury shortlisted a total of 44 projects in 11 different categories – 4 in each category – on 26 January 2016.
The Best Mega Project of the Future: The New Istanbul Airport
The New Istanbul Airport Project is competing in the ‘Best Mega Project of the Future Category’. The winners in all of the categories will be determined with the final voting of the visitors to the MIPIM Exhibition, which is to be held in the city of Cannes in France, between the dates of 15 – 17 March 2016. More than 20.000 professionals from the sector are expected to show an interest and more than 2500 companies are expected to participate in the exhibition, which is being organized for the 27th time this year.
There will also be a ‘People’s Choice’ Award at the exhibition, with all of the projects nominated for the MIPIM Awards competing for this award. Voting for this award will begin prior to the exhibition, and will be independent of the categories. The ‘People’s Choice’ Award covers all of the 44 projects nominated for the MIPIM Awards.
Those who wish to support the largest project in the history of the Republic will be able to vote for the New Istanbul Airport at http://mipim-peoples-choice-award.com/ between the dates of 12 February – 14 March 2016. The winner of this award, which will be determined by public voting, will be announced on 17 March 2016, at the MIPIM Exhibition.