Mega City Infrastructure Week

6 INDUSTRY-POWERED FORUMS | INNOVATION EXCHANGE | STARTUP SHOWCASE


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

WHAT'S NEW IN 2019?

  • 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
  • EXHIBITION OF LEADING CONSTRUCTION/ INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT SOLUTIONS INCLUDING: Building Materials, Lighting, Piping, HVAC, Cement, Steel, Chemicals etc.
  • 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

Plenary

  • H.E Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, UAE
  • Collin Boyce, Chief Information Officer, City of Lansing, Michigan
  • Mark DeSantis, Chief Executive Officer, RoadBotics, Inc, Pittsburgh
  • Dr. Abdulqader Amir, Deputy Minister for Technical Affairs, Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, Saudi Arabia
  • Raffaele Gareri, Chief Technology Officer, Brescia & Chairman, The Smart City Association, Italy
  • Carles Agusti i Hernandez, Open Government Director, Barcelona Provincial Council
  • Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway
  • Senior Representative, Midea

Housing & Residential Development Forum

  • Eng. Muhammad Binghatti, CEO and Head of Archtiecture, Binghatti Holdings
  • Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah, CEO, MAG Lifestyle Development
  • Farhad Azizi, CEO, AZIZI Developments
  • Hend Obaid Al Marri, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Real Estate Institute, UAE
  • Yarub Hadhrami, Director - Affordable Housing, Supreme Council of Planning, Oman
  • Huda Asad, Head of Performance, Infrastructure and Projects - Cabinet Office, Infrastructure Projects Authority (IPA)
  • Benjamin Piper, Principal and Partner, Killa Design
  • Fawaz Alharbi, Head of Master Planing/Project Development, Jeddah Economic Company
  • Adam Smith, Sales Director, Polypipe Middle East FZE
  • Dr. Arvind Varshney, Head of Smart Cities Mission Management Unit, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India
  • Matthew Kitson, Middle East Director, Hilson Moran, UAE
  • Dr. Hanan Aljabri, Director of Strategic Planning Directorate, Muscat Municipality
  • Eng. Ahmad F. Alsharif, Director General (A), Real Estate & Municipal Affairs, Economic Cities Authority
  • Sarfraz Dairkee, Secretary to the Board, Emirates Green Building Council

Connected Mega Cities Forum

  • Collin Boyce, Chief Information Officer, City of Lansing, Michigan
  • Carles Agusti i Hernandez, Open Government Director, Barcelona Provincial Council
  • Oualid Ali, President, Future Cities Council
  • Raffaele Gareri, Chief Technology Officer, Brescia & Chairman, The Smart City Association, Italy
  • Dr. Petar Stojanov, Managing Partner, Ebtikaar, UAE
  • Harj Dhaliwal, Managing Director - Middle East and India, Virgin Hyperloop ONE
  • Dr. Nasser Alsaedi, Head of Information Security, Abu Dhabi Police
  • Fawaz Alharbi, Head of Master Planning, Jeddah Economic City, Saudi Arabia
  • Bashar Al Malik, Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Rail Company
  • Mohamed Sabah Al Khalaf, Group Chief Information Officer, Dubai Holding, UAE

Infrastructure Investment Middle East Forum

  • Dr. Raed Safadi, Executive Director, Economic Research & Policy, Department of Economic Development Dubai
  • Ian Williamson, Chief Development Officer, The Red Sea Development Company
  • Abdul Salam, Director General, UAE India Business Council (UIBC)
  • Sultan Alsadoon, Chief Executive Officer, Makkah Investments
  • Alberto Germani, Member of PPP Team of Specialists, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
  • Jacob Berman, Managing Director - Infrastructure and Transportation, Standard Chartered Bank
  • Amna Al Mazrouei, Business Manager - Corporate Banking, Bank of China (UAE)

Roads, Bridges & Highways Forum

  • Sulaiman Abdulrahman AlHajri, Director General - Roads, Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority, UAE
  • Khalid Nidal Omar, Chairman of Road Department, Government of Umm Al Quwain, Planning and Survey Department, UAE
  • Huda Asad, Head of Performance, Infrastructure and Projects - Cabinet Office, Infrastructure Projects Authority (IPA)
  • Ibrahim I. Elwan, Chairman, TANQIA
  • Prof. Dr. Eng. Khaled Hamdy, Senior Assistant Minister of Transport, Egypt
  • Nidal S. Odeh, Director, Transport & Infrastructure, Arcadis, Saudi Arabia
  • Dr. Nasser Alsaedi, Head of Information Security, Abu Dhabi Police
  • Eng. Saleh Aljabri, Traffic Services Section Head, Abu Dhabi Municipality
  • Mark DeSantis, Chief Executive Officer, RoadBotics, Inc, Pittsburgh
  • Husain Mohsen Alsaeedi, Section Head - Municipal Infrastructure and Assets, Abu Dhabi City Municipality

Port Development Forum

  • James Fanshawe, Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
  • Ross Thompson, Chief Commercial and Strategy Officer, Abu Dhabi Ports
  • Reggy Vermeulen, Chief Executive Officer, Port of Duqm
  • Rayan Qutub, CEO, King Abdullah Port, & Head of Industrial Valley at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia
  • Eng. Mohammad Dardasawi, Chief Officer, Ports Development & Construction, Aqaba Development Corporation, Jordan
  • Jesse Damsky, Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Salalah
  • Jacob Berman, Managing Director - Infrastructure and Transportation, Standard Chartered Bank
  • Gagan Seksaria, Director of Global Investments, Red Sea Gateway Terminal
  • Jan Gardeitchik, Senior Lead Digitization, Port of Rotterdam
  • Arjan Kampman, Head of Digital & IT, Port of Amsterdam
  • Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway
  • Mohsin Al Jabri, HSE Manager, Sohar Port

Clean & Sustainable Cities Forum

  • 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
  • Mazen Malkawi, Advisor Environmental Health Exposure, WHO
  • Dr. Ahmed Babader, Director of Service Standards, SASO, Saudi Standards Metrology and Quality Organization
  • Ali M. Alassiri, Oversight Director General, Economic Cities Authority
  • Amjad Naaz, Deputy Chief Engineer - Environment & Safety, Fujairah Cement Industries
  • Dr. Alexander Ritschel, Director of Technology, Masdar
  • Mansour Malik, Environment, Health and Safety Management Specialist, Department of Transport
  • Brijesh Dhruve, Chief Environment Officer, ENOC
  • Afra Al owais, Chief Efficienology Officer, Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority
  • Nabeel Saleh Al Awlaqi, Acting Director, Environment, Health & Safety - Industrial Development Bureau, Department of Economic Development

Venue

Roda Al Bustan
Casablanca Road, Al Garhoud, P.O. Box 30880
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Website: https://www.roda-hotels.com/al-bustan
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
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19222