Mega City Infrastructure Week


Dubai, United Arab Emirates


  • 6 CONFERENCE TRACKS, OVER 50 HOURS OF CONTENT - Connected Mega Cities | Housing and Residential |Roads, Bridges and Highways | Clean and Sustainable Cities | Port Development | Infrastructure Investment
  • INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT FORUM - Invitation-only region's #1 infrastructure investment event bringing together LPs, Infrastructure Investors, Fund Managers, Project Owners/Developers, Asset Managers and leading Service Providers
  • STARTUP SHOWCASE - Exposing breakthrough startup solutions which will change city lives and reshape infrastructure industry: Construction Tech, Social Impact ,Environment Tech, Smart Cities, AI, Big Data, Robotics, 3D Printing
  • MEGA CITY CHALLENGE - An opportunity of a lifetime for the boldest students, startups/ innovators to present their concept/ideas that can positively impact the development of mega cities in the future. The best ideas will be showcased onsite to a panel of investors, influential infrastructure leaders and media
  • SUPPLY CHAIN ENGAGEMENT ZONES - Information about supply chain needs presented to you exclusively by budget holders of key infrastructure/housing projects.

Meet the speakers

  • Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway
  • Bashar Al Malik, Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Rail Company
  • Reggy Vermeulen, Chief Executive Office, Port of Duqm
  • H.E Marwan Jassim Al Sarka, Executive Chairman, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, UAE
  • Dan Mathieson, Mayor, City of Stratford, Ontario, Canada
  • Fawaz Alharbi, Head of Master Planning, Jeddah Economic City, Saudi Arabia
  • Dr. Abdulqader Amir, Deputy Minister for Technical Affairs, Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, Saudi Arabia
  • Raeffaele Gareri, Chief Technology Officer, Brescia & Chairman, The Smart City Association, Italy
  • Collin Boyce, Chief Information Officer, City of Lansing, Michigan
  • Prof. Dr. Eng. Khaled Hamdy, Senior Assistant Minister of Transport, Egypt
  • Harj Dhaliwal, Managing Director - Middle East and India, Virgin Hyperloop ONE
  • Alex Lubbock, Manufacturing and Technology Lead, Transforming Infrastructure Performance, Infrastructure and Projects Authority, UK Government
  • Carles Agusti i Hernandez, Open Government Director, Barcelona Provincial Council
  • Mark DeSantis, Chief Executive Officer, RoadBotics, Inc, Pittsburgh
  • Sulaiman Abdulrahman AlHajri, Director General - Roads, Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority, UAE
  • Rayan Qutub, CEO, King Abdullah Port, & Head of Industrial Valley at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia
  • Dr. Nasser Alsaedi, Head of Information Security, Abu Dhabi Police
  • Dr. Petar Stojanov, Managing Partner, Ebtikaar, UAE
  • Benjamin Piper, Principal and Partner, Killa Design
  • Dr. Arvind Varshney, Head of Smart Cities Mission Management Unit, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India
  • Mohamed Sabah Al Khalaf, Group Chief Information Officer, Dubai Holding, UAE
  • Hend Obaid Al Marri, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Real Estate Institute, UAE
  • Yarub Hadhrami, Director - Affordable Housing, Supreme Council of Planning, Oman
  • Dr. Hanan Aljabri, Assistant Director of Strategic Planning Directorate, Muscat Planning
  • Sarfraz Dairkee, Secretary to the Board, Emirates Green Building Council
  • Drs. Johan J. H. Beth, Advisor to H.E. The Minister, Ministry of Housing, Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Hashim Saeed, Group Head of Information Technology, AZIZI Group, UAE
  • Architect Aileen Llagas, Head of Infrastructure - Project Management Department, Fujairah Municipality
  • Eyad Fadul, Advisor, Ministry of Haj and Umra, Vision Realization Office (VRO), Saudi Arabia
  • Bharat Gautam, Head of Information Security, Damac Properties, UAE
  • Wajdi Mereb, Chief Specialist - BIM Projects Manager, Assets Management Department, Roads Transport Authority, UAE
  • Nidal S. Odeh, Director, Transport & Infrastructure, Arcadis, Saudi Arabia
  • Khalid Nidal Omar, Chairman of Road Department, Government of Umm Al Quwain, Planning and Survey Department, UAE
  • Matthew Kitson, Middle East Director, Hilson Moran, UAE
  • Oualid Ali, President, Future Cities Council
  • Husain Mohsen Alsaeedi, Section Head - Municipal Infrastructure and Assets, Abu Dhabi City Municipality
  • Eng. Aisha Mohamed Al Abdooli, Director of Green Development and Environmental Affairs,Ministry of Climate Change & Environment, UAE
  • Dr. Mohammad Aref, OSH Expert, Ministry of HR and Emiratisation
  • Amjad Naaz, Deputy Chief Engineer - Environment & Safety, Fujairah Cement Industries
  • Brijesh Dhruve, Chief Environment Officer, ENOC
  • Mansour Malik, Environment, Health and Safety Management Specialist, Department of Transport
  • Afra Al owais, Chief Efficienology Officer, Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority
  • Mazen Malkawi, Advisor Environmental Health Exposure, WHO
  • Dr. Alexander Ritschel, Director of Technology, Masdar
  • Dr. Ahmed Babader, Director of Service Standards, SASO, Saudi Standards Metrology and Quality Organization
  • Nabeel Saleh Al Awlaqi, Acting Director, Environment, Health & Safety - Industrial Development Bureau, Department of Economic Development
  • Ross Thompson, Chief Commercial and Strategy Officer, Abu Dhabi Ports
  • Arjan Kampman, Head of Digital & IT, Port of Amsterdam
  • Jan Gardeitchik, Senior Lead Digitization, Port of Rotterdam
  • Eng. Mohammad Dardasawi, Chief Officer, Ports Development & Construction, Aqaba Development Corporation, Jordan
  • James Fanshawe, Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
  • Gagan Seksaria, Director of Global Investments, Red Sea Gateway Terminal
  • Jesse Damsky, Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Salalah
  • Mohsin Al Jabri, HSE Manager, Sohar Port
  • Jacob Berman, Managing Director - Infrastructure and Transportation, Standard Chartered Bank


Roda Al Bustan
Casablanca Road, Al Garhoud, P.O. Box 30880
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone: +971 4 282 0000

Please note
: We will never recommend, approve or appoint any third party rooming service to act on our behalf. Please be extremely wary if you are approached by any such companies. We will always endeavour to negotiate the best available rates for you so please use the Hotel's website link provided.
Event details
Organizer : IQPC Middle East FZ LLC
Venue : Roda Al Bustan, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19222