Programme

Day 1

11.04.2018

08:30 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Welcome Address
09:45 - 10:30 Titans of the Middle East: Leaders’ perspectives on the future opportunities and trends shaping the architecture industry in the region

Panelists:

Ammar Al Assam

CEO
Dewan Architects and Engineers

Philip Gillard

Vice President
KEO

Tarek H. A. Shuaib

CEO
PACE

10:30 - 11:00 Keynote Presentation
11:00 - 12:30 Networking Coffee Break & One to One Prescheduled Business Meetings
12:30 - 13:00 Keynote Presentation, The Role of Architecture in Infrastructure

Panelists:

Jennifer Dixon

Head of Architecture, EMEA
AECOM

13:00 - 14:00 Networking Business Lunch
14:00 - 14:45 Innovation in Architecture

Panelists:

Roger Wilson

Managing Director, Principal
Perkins+Will

Raya Ani

President of the American Institute of Architects
RAW-NYC

14:45 - 15:30 Networking Coffee & One to One Business Meetings
15:30 - 16:15 Vision of the City of Tomorrow and Future of Urban Planning

Panelists:

Fadi Jabri

Head of Dubai Office
NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD

Baharash Bagherian

Founder & Design Director
Baharash Architecture

Uwe Nienstedt

Senior Regional Manager
SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL, LLP

16:15 - 17:00 Developers Outlook Session 1
17:00 - 17:15 Day 1 Closing Remarks
19:30 - 00:00 Leaders in Architecture Summit Evening Reception

Please note that the agenda is subject to change