Leaders UAE 2019 Preview: Reed Smith joins as Legal Sponsor

American law firm, led by Sachin Kerur in the Middle East, to have major presence at 10th iteration of UAE conference

Yahya Jan spoke at Leaders UAE 2018.
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Yahya Jan spoke at Leaders UAE 2018.

Pennsylvania-headquartered law firm Reed Smith – led in the Middle East by 2019 Construction Week Power 100 entrant and 2019 CW Oman Awards judge, Sachin Kerur – is confirmed as the Legal Sponsor of Construction Week's Leaders in Construction Summit UAE 2019, the annual industry conference that will celebrate its 10th year at Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre on 17 September.

Each year, the Leaders UAE conference hosts more than 200 top-level industry professionals to share their views and opinions on contemporary market conditions, and and discuss issues concerning the local engineering industry, which has witnessed increased technological advancements in the past few years.

President and design director at design firm Norr, Yahya Jan, was one of the speakers at Leaders in Construction UAE 2018.

Address an audience comprising contractors, consultants, clients, and other construction specialists, Jan said: “There is a tremendous innovation deficit in the design industry, in the construction industry, and certainly in development.” 

The Leaders in Construction Summit UAE 2019 is supported by Gold Sponsor, Pinsent Masons; Silver Sponsors, Addleshaw Goddard and Exactal; Claims Sponsor, HKA; Legal Sponsor, Reed Smith; Lanyard Sponsor, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP); Category Sponsor, Construction Computer Software (CCS); Intelligence Partner, ProTenders; Training Partner, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; and Exhibitor, Deltek.

Attendance at Leaders UAE is free of charge for mid- and senior-level construction industry professionals. To register your interest in attending the summit, please email Natasha Cristi at natasha.cristi@itp.com.

Alternatively, if you would like to explore the various commercial opportunities that our brand has to offer, please contact Construction Week's advertising director, Riad Raad, at riad.raad@itp.com.

Visit Leaders in Construction UAE Summit's website for more information about the event.

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