Mipim 2023 is kicking off in the Cannes. The event, which runs between March 14-17, brings together European property developers and policy makers at a time when Europe needs to boost its competitiveness to fend off competition for investment from the US, Asia and elsewhere. Editor Jacopo Dettoni and global markets editor Alex Irwin-Hunt discuss their expectations as they gear up to walk the Mipim floor and grab the sentiment of the industry at this critical juncture for the old continent.