Aligned with its Tourism and Real Estate Vision plans to diversify the economy and capture lucrative tourism, leisure and entertainment segments the Middle East is investing multibillion dollars in its island and waterfront developments.

Besides tourism, land reclamation is also happening for expansion, maritime ports and oil and gas. The creation of Island development is not without its challenges. From construction to commerciality there are a number of factors to consider making sure your development stands out from the crowd.

The 3rd Annual Island and Marine Development Middle East event, taking place from 21 - 22 October 2019 in Dubai will unite key stakeholders to overcome challenges and discuss critical design, delivery and commercial strategies to ensure your island development is the number one destination.

Why you cannot miss this event?

High-level strategic discussions: Hear from industry experts and address challenges in island and waterfront development and learn how to overcome them

Exclusive case study insights: Identify unique opportunities for island development to drive Middle East economic revenue and what we can learn from other countries

Master plan challenges and design considerations: Identify key considerations to increase the life span of island development within the design and build stage and how to maintain high quality

Islands of entertainment: Learn how to create all inclusive destination islands to attract millions of visitors a year and boost economic revenue

Avoid a high cost failure: Understand critical components in mitigating risk and measuring success to maximise the value of your island or waterfront investment

Amplified networking opportunities: An exclusive opportunity to discuss your company’s initiatives and swap business cards during the speed-networking and break out sessions

Who should attend?

Government Authorities

Island/ Waterfront Developers

Port Authorities

Oil and Gas



Geotechnical Specialists


Hospitality, Leisure and Entertainment Operators

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