26 - 29 November 2017
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11:00 - 19:00 Daily
Dubai World Trade Centre
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Excellence in Construction Summit

The Excellence in Construction Summit 2016

The Excellence in Construction Summit is a high-level summit that brings together the who’s who of the construction industry. The leaders attending this summit represent the pioneers of today and are selected from various sectors.

The summit will discuss the new innovations, latest technologies, and best practices pertaining to real projects and case studies in the industry.

11:00 - 11:30
Registrations

Registration opens at 11:00. Once you have registered, take a moment to network with your industry peers before the Excellence in Construction opening remarks from the Summit Chairman begins.

Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

 

Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Eithne Treanor
Eithne Treanor Founder & CEO E Treanor Media
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre
  • Why countries concerned in construction? Dubai’s perspective
  • Mapping global economy: challenges vs. opportunities for construction industry
  • Recognizing innovation for sustainable construction industry- away forward
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

His Excellency Hani Al Hamli
His Excellency Hani Al Hamli Secretary General Dubai Economic Council (DEC)
  • Investing in key Infrastructure sectors  - Extraction, Utilities, Manufacturing and Social
  • How Smart cities have bolstered the growth of economy and increase in productivity?
  • Making Transportation a priority increases economy’s overall productivity and quality of life
  • Opportunities for the private sector to invest in public infrastructure hence nurturing key development in the economy
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Joseph MJ
Joseph MJ Vice President Planning and Cost Control Meydan Sobha
Stephen Anderson
Stephen Anderson Partner, Middle East Market Leader Partner, Middle East Market Leader
Tobias Thunander
Tobias Thunander Director - Deal Advisory KPMG
Wael Allan
Wael Allan Chief Executive Officer Drake & Scull International PJSC
Eithne Treanor
Eithne Treanor Founder & CEO E Treanor Media
13:00 - 14:00
Break

Enjoy short break at the Excellence in Construction Summit, where you will have the opportunity to network, discuss the topics covered and have some complimentary refreshments. Take some time to plan the rest of your Big 5 visit using the dedicated app and online planner. There are 80+ FREE CPD certified workshops, live demonstrations, The Gaia Awards and much more for you to experience at The Big 5 2016.

  • Idea behind the theme – Connecting mind, creating the future
  • What can we expect from thee three Expo 2020 pavilions of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability?
  • Dubai’s Expo decision to make infrastructure permanent – How will Dubai benefit and cope with the development of construction post 2020?
  • How will Expo 2020 benefit the construction industry and transform the region?
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Najeeb Al Ali
Najeeb Al Ali Executive Director Expo 2020 Dubai Bureau
  • Why is Real Estate the number one preferred investment across Dubai?
  • Key Contributions on what the Real Estate market will look like in the lead up to Dubai Plan 2021
  • How Sustainability is playing an instrumental role in Real Estate and creating a better future?
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Craig Plumb
Craig Plumb Head of Research, MENA JLL
Karim Al Jisr
Karim Al Jisr Director Diamond Developer Innovation Centre
Mohamad Khodr Al-Dah
Mohamad Khodr Al-Dah Director – Technical Department Dubai Land Department
Saeed Al Abbar
Saeed Al Abbar Director AESG
Eithne Treanor
Eithne Treanor Founder & CEO E Treanor Media
  • Design Thinking
  • Concept Process
  • Ideas Generation
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Janus Rostock
Janus Rostock Regional Design Director and Head of Architecture & Urban Design Atkins
  • How is Dubai prepping up to be the next Global hub for 3D printing?
  • Allowing Craft and Industry to merge - How 3D printed visualization helps Architects improve design?
  • How will 3D printing increase the economic value of the construction market?
  • Mass production of Infrastructure now a reality – Are we seeing the triumph of machine over the hand?
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

16:15 - 16:45
Break

Enjoy short break at the Excellence in Construction Summit, where you will have the opportunity to network, discuss the topics covered and have some complimentary refreshments. Take some time to plan the rest of your Big 5 visit using the dedicated app and online planner. There are 80+ FREE CPD certified workshops, live demonstrations, The Gaia Awards and much more for you to experience at The Big 5 2016.

  • What makes MASDAR City a low carbon city?
  • An insight into the sustainable and renewable technological innovations developed for MASDAR City
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Anthony Mallows
Anthony Mallows Director, Planning and Delivery Masdar City
Chris Wan
Chris Wan Head, Design Management, Planning and Delivery Masdar City
Yousef Baselaib
Yousef Baselaib Executive Director, Sustainable Real Estate MASDAR Real Estate Division
Eithne Treanor
Eithne Treanor Founder & CEO E Treanor Media
  • First look at the ideation behind the pioneer project of The Materials Library
  • Formation of a new hub by bridging the gap between the international materials’ vendors and the consumers
  • Showcasing a collection of unique materials that will transform the construction industry
Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Rowdha Al Sakit CEO D – Town Enterprises

The Excellence in Construction Summit’s closing remarks are an important summary of the key insights discussed and topics covered from this exclusive, high level gathering of industry leaders. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see how the learnings from the day are summarized.

Location
: Dubai C + D Theatre

Speaker/s:

Eithne Treanor
Eithne Treanor Founder & CEO E Treanor Media
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