CW Infrastructure UAE Summit takes place next week

Industry heavyweights tap in for day-long infrastructure conference in Dubai

Dubai's Al Sufouh Tram opened in November 2014.
Dubai's Al Sufouh Tram opened in November 2014.

Registrations are still open for Construction Week Infrastructure UAE Summit which takes place on 4th March, 2015 - JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai.

The UAE has set aside enormous budgets for transport, hospitality and leisure, retail developments, healthcare infrastructure projects – and a round of panel discussions has been planned to work through each of these areas in detail.

Anwaar Al Shimmari, Director- Projects Planning Department, UAE Ministry of Public Works will speak on plans for Expo 2020 and beyond, which will be followed by a panel discussion on building towards the World Expo 2020.

The panel of speakers is packed with construction industry heavyweights, including:

  • Mohammed Al Rais, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Hill International
  • Riad Nashif, Executive Vice President and Managing Director- UAE and Oman, AECOM
  • Stuart Ingram, Director of Development, National Real Estate Company Kuwait
  • David Welch, President MEA, Bechtel
  • Issam Ezzeddine, Principal Design Architect, National Engineering Bureau
  • Wael Allan, Group COO and Chairman- Middle East, Hyder Consulting
  • Sultan Batterjee, Chief Executive Officer, IHCC
  • Bishoy Azmy, Chief Executive Officer, Al Shafar General Contracting
  • Kez Taylor, Managing Director, Alec
  • Carl McKenzie, Director Building Engineering Healthcare, AECOM
  • Sachin Kerur, Managing Partner- Middle East, Pinsent Masons
  • Saeed Al Abbar, Chairman, Emirates Green Building Council
  • Jehan Panthaki, Senior Manager, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Stephen Flint, Group General Manager, Khansaheb Civil Engineering
  • Sumaya Dabbagh, Principal, Dabbagh Architects
  • Martin Seward-Case, Partner, BWA Middle East
  • Phil McArthur, Managing Director, McArthur and Associates

You can register for the event by contacting Amanda Elisha on 971 4 444 3463 or

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