November 20, 2017

Sustainable architecture conference in Cairo

A sustainable architecture conference with speakers from around the world is taking place at Sofitel El Gezirah Hotel in Cairo on Sunday 13 March. Design, Build, Breathe aims to showcase the latest eco solutions and create a dialogue between government officials, architects, real estate developers, technology providers and academics in this field. The conference is the first annual integrated conference of its kind and will include interactive talks, panel discussions and workshops exploring all that is possible in the world of sustainable innovation highlighting green building, urban planning, and energy efficiency.   Workshops: Workshop 1: Waste management – Research Institute…

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WorldSkills 2017 comes to Abu Dhabi

The world’s largest international vocational skills competition, WorldSkills is coming to Abu Dhabi in October 2017. The event has 1,200 entrants under the age of 24, competing under their national flags across a range of skills and vocations, one of which is landscape gardening. WorldSkills takes place every two years with the last one taking place in São Paulo, Brazil in August 2015. Aidan Jones, chief executive of WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 said: “Every two years, countries gather with their teams of young people and compete to be the best carpenter, the best florist, the best car mechanic and they…

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Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar 2015 held in October

Building on the hugely successful launch of Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar in October 2014, Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to present the 2nd Future Landscape and Public Realm Qatar which will take place 26 – 27 October, 2015. Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar 2015 will provide an opportunity for landscape and design professionals, urban planners, urban designers and high-level decision makers from across the value chain to gather together and discuss new innovations and technologies, key challenges, the latest projects and future opportunities. One key area of focus will be the development of youth and sporting…

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The 3rd annual Middle East Smart Landscape Summit, The Region’s Leading Sustainable Landscaping event begins today

April 28, 2015, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The 3rd Annual Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2015, held under the patronage of the Dubai Municipality, commenced today at Sofitel The Palm Resort and Spa, Dubai, UAE, with an exciting series of keynote speeches, panel discussions, case studies and networking sessions. The summit is produced by global conference organizers, Expotrade. The summit was inaugurated by Eng. Salah Amiri, Asst. Director General for Environmental & Public Health Services Sector, Dubai Municipality, who also delivered a special address on behalf of the Dubai Municipality. Dignitaries at the summit included H.E. Jennes De Mol,…

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Middle East Smart Landscape summit 2015 announces Zeoplant as Silver Sponsor

  The Middle East Smart Landscape Summit proudly announces Zeoplant’s participation as Silver Sponsor at the 2015 edition of the event, to be held on April 28-29, 2015, at Sofitel The Palm Resort and Spa, Dubai, UAE. Held under the patronage of the Dubai Municipality and produced by global conference organizers Expotrade, the two-day summit will focus on the major initiatives undertaken towards urban landscape development, viewed against the context of the Dubai Municipality’s aim of converting Dubai into a green paradise in time for the World Expo 2020. Zeoplant’s position as the world’s leading natural moisture retaining soil additive…

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Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2015 discusses artificial turf and landscape lighting

  The conventional modes of landscaping are evolving and at a singularly rapid pace. Spanning the range from schools and community centres to sporting facilities and recreational parks, sustainable landscaping is fast becoming a major factor in improving quality, design and safety standards. Exploring these developing trends with particular focus on artificial turf, landscape lighting and water installations, is one of the main themes at the Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2015. Held under the patronage of the Dubai Municipality and produced by global conference organizers Expotrade, the summit will take place on April 28-29, 2015 at Sofitel The Palm…

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