05 - 07 April, 2020 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

The only city infrastructure show bringing together global visionaries, city planners and key stakeholders working on major infrastructure projects 

Dr. Mohammad F. Al Rashed

Executive Director, Water Research Centre Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Leading the water infrastructure projects of $8 billion under KISR in Kuwait.

Storm Water & Waste Water Infrastructure Forum Day One: Monday, 6 April 2020

Monday, April 6th, 2020

11:00 AM EXECUTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION: Partnership Structures – How Can Contractors, Developers And End Users Improve Relationships To Deliver Successful Sewerage Projects

Creating a full-fledge drainage system in the Middle East with water infrastructure spend is increasing and this is seeing a rapid rise in PPP as a model of choice for the developers. There are renewed complexities in drainage and storm water flood modelling and mitigation for large infrastructure projects.

As cities grow and urbanisation imposes fresh demands on sustainability and happy communities, what are the overall requirements and key challenges?
  • Establishing a definite PPP framework and law
  • Discussing the possibility of Islamic Finance as a form of project finance
  • Attracting the right developers and investors for PPP: Vetting the contractual obligations for successful project delivery

Storm Water & Waste Water Infrastructure Forum Day Two: Tuesday, 7 April 2020

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

9:30 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: Increasing Focus On State-Of-The-Art, Sustainable Storm Water And Waste Water Management In The GCC Region

  • Framework for allocation
  • Formulating cost-effective strategies
  • Minimising operation costs
  • Maintaining quality to avoid the “affordable” design pitfalls

Reserved for: Dubai Drainage Department