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 

Walid Abdelahman

Head of O&M Department Ras Al Khaimah Wastewater Agency (RAKWA)

Leading and managing the storm water and wastewater sector within RAK Municipality.

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

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

11:00 AM SPOTLIGHT RAS AL KHAIMAH: How To Deliver And Develop More Effective Sustainable Drains And Storm Water Management Strategies

Sustainable drainage systems are cost beneficial as compared to the traditional systems. Governments now see this as a monetary benefit and want to understand how best they can assign value vs benefits. An insight from Ras Al Khaimah Wastewater Agency (RAKWA) on how SuD’s can be dealt with in the region.

Key Questions:
  • How to attract the right funding for SuD’s?
  • Should water companies be involved in the design and implementation of SuD’s?
  • The importance of highlighting SuD’s as the preferred option