2019 25 June

Sustainable and Smart Cities: Experts Discuss the Future of Urban Development | 25 June 2019 | Phnom Penh


In recent years, the concept of ‘Smart Cities’ has been attracting increasing levels of interest, investment and active development, with hundreds of engaging Smart City events taking place around the globe, not least of all Cambodia.

DFDL Cambodia and CBRE are proud to announce our upcoming morning seminar on Sustainable and Smart Cities, which will take place on 25 June 2019 at the Raffles Hotel from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm.

This seminar will allow the participants to gain insights on various keynote topics and engage with panel discussions on the subject of Smart & Sustainable Cities in Cambodia and beyond. At this event you will learn more about DFDL and our partners’ roles in the ongoing development of Smart Cities in Cambodia. This seminar will also serve as an ideal platform for all participants to network, share perspectives and connect with various government leaders, civic tech startups, and other urban innovators.
Mark your calendar now and register for this event.


  • 7:30 am: Registration
  • 8:20 – 8:30 am: Ms Cassandra, CBRE, opening of the event & followed by introductory speech
  • 8:30 – 8:50 am: Mr James Hodge, CBRE Associate Director, on “How Smart Cities Impact Real Estate
  • 8:50 – 9:10 am: Mr Iwase Hideaki, JICA Project Formulation Advisor, on “An update on JICA’s role in promoting Smart Cities in Cambodia
  • 9:10 – 9:45 am: Mr Eddie Lee, Limestone Network, on “The Technology Involved in Smart Cities
  • 9:45 – 10:10 am: Coffee/Breakfast Break
  • 10:15 – 10:40 am: Mr Guillaume Massin, DFDL Cambodia Managing Director and Partner, on “PPP : How projects should be developed in new environments or within existing structures from a legal point of view”  
  • 10:40 – 11:00 am: Mr Michel Cassagnes, Archetype CEO, on “Green Buildings
  • 11:00 – 11:10 am: Mr. Vannak Seng, Municipality City Hall on “Projects and Constraints on Smart Cities and Sustainable Cities in Cambodia”  
  • 11:10 – 12:00 am: Panel Discussion, with Guillaume Massin, Michel Cassagnes, James Hodge, Eddie Lee, JICA Speaker, and Vannak Seng,  with Dan Davies as Moderator  
  • Closing Speech by Ms. Cassandra, CBRE

Date: Tuesday 25 June 2019

Time: 7:30 am – 12:00 pm

Venue: Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh

Fee: USD25

Registration: events.cambodia@dfdl.com


Guillaume Massin 
Partner & Managing Director, DFDL Cambodia

Michel Cassagnes
Managing Director, Archetype Cambodia

James Hodge
Associate Director, CBRE

Iwase Hideaki
Project Formulation Advisor, JICA

Eddie Lee
Limestone Network

Vannak Seng
Municipality City Hall 

Dan Davies
Asset Director, CBRE