• ZAK World of Facades MIDDLE EAST


3rd Edition | 14th March 2016  |  The Oberoi, Dubai, UAE

About This Event


Zak World of Facades Middle East is the region's largest conference series on Facade design & engineering. Now in it's 18th edition globally and 3rd edition in the Middle East, the conference has become a specialized forum in region to discuss the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to the bulding envelope and showcases the latest technological solutions.
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Who Should Attend this Conference

Architects, Facade consultants, Developers, Government officials, PMC’s, Main contractors, Sustainability consultants, Fire consultants, Facade contractors, Cost consultants, Glass processors & Structural consultants.

Key Numbers


Zak World of Facades - Middle East

300+ Expected Visitors
04 Sessions
28 Speakers and Panelists
-196 Days to Go

Speakers & Panelists


Abdulmajid Karanouh

Director & Head of Façades, Ramboll Middle East

Abdulmajid Karanouh

Director & Head of Façades, Ramboll Middle East

Topic:
Context Inspired Design Innovation


Micha Pawelka

Managing Director, Priedemann Middle East

Micha Pawelka

Managing Director, Priedemann Middle East

Topic:
Façade Consultancy – If you use it, use it complete


Janus Rostock

Regional Design Director, Atkins Middle East

Janus Rostock

Regional Design Director, Atkins Middle East

Topic:
A new paradigm in building & façade design


Monesh Aidasani

Regional Specifications Manager - MEIA, Jotun Powder Coatings

Monesh Aidasani

Regional Specifications Manager - MEIA, Jotun Powder Coatings

Topic:
The evolution of aluminium finishes - Growth of powder coatings


Lucio Blandini

Principal & Director - Façade Technologies, Werner Sobek

Lucio Blandini

Principal & Director - Façade Technologies, Werner Sobek

Topic:
Iconic, transparent, sustainable - Challenges for contemporary façade engineering


Karim Maalouli

Marketing Manager, Emirates Glass

Karim Maalouli

Marketing Manager, Emirates Glass

Topic:
Regional glass manufacturing limitations


Raj Patel

Managing Director, Design Principal, KEO International Consultants

Raj Patel

Managing Director, Design Principal, KEO International Consultants

Topic:
Façade Explorations


Andy Dean

Head - Façade Engineering, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

Andy Dean

Head - Façade Engineering, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

Moderator:
Guidance on façades & fire


Floris Smith

Design Director, DSA Architects

Floris Smith

Design Director, DSA Architects

Panelist:
Guidance on façades & fire


Pramod Challa

Chief of Engineering, Dubai Civil Defence

Pramod Challa

Chief of Engineering, Dubai Civil Defence

Panelist:
Guidance on façades & fire


Benjamin Beer

Technical Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology

Benjamin Beer

Technical Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology

Panelist:
Guidance on façades & fire


John Noone

Associate Director - Fire Engineering, Arup

John Noone

Associate Director - Fire Engineering, Arup

Panelist:
Guidance on façades & fire


Yavnish Adlakha

Regional Product Manager - BU Chemicals, Hilti Middle East

Yavnish Adlakha

Regional Product Manager - BU Chemicals, Hilti Middle East

Panelist:
Guidance on façades & fire


Ethan Kerber

Senior Innovation Designer, Ramboll Middle East

Ethan Kerber

Senior Innovation Designer, Ramboll Middle East

Topic:
Context Inspired Design Innovation


Mike Carrick

Technical Officer - Construction Acoustics, Siderise Group

Mike Carrick

Technical Officer - Construction Acoustics, Siderise Group

Topic:
Conideration of façade acoustics - How to improve performance and quality by design


Bernhard Koll

Technical Marketing Manager, Kuraray Europe

Bernhard Koll

Technical Marketing Manager, Kuraray Europe

Topic:
Acoustic PVB interlayer for sound damping glazing


Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director, Technoform Middle East

Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director, Technoform Middle East

Event Convener


Ewa Juszczyk

Associate Director, Benoy

Ewa Juszczyk

Associate Director, Benoy

Panelist:
Acoustics in façades


Paul Schwarz

Partner & Principal Acoustic Engineer, Design Confidence

Paul Schwarz

Partner & Principal Acoustic Engineer, Design Confidence

Moderator:
Acoustics in façades


Firoz Kachwala

Director, Future Architectural Glass

Firoz Kachwala

Director, Future Architectural Glass

Panelist:
Acoustics in façades


Andreas Lejholm

Associate Director – Acoustics, Ramboll Middle East

Andreas Lejholm

Associate Director – Acoustics, Ramboll Middle East

Panelist:
Acoustics in façades


Yannis Angelis

General Manager, Elval Colour

Yannis Angelis

General Manager, Elval Colour

Topic:
Paint developments for building envelopes & façades


Nitin Bhatia

Managing Director, FACET

Nitin Bhatia

Managing Director, FACET

Moderator:
Façade Process Management (FPM)


Thomas Fruhmann

Senior Façade Specialist, Dar Al Handasah

Thomas Fruhmann

Senior Façade Specialist, Dar Al Handasah

Panelist:
Façade Process Management (FPM)


Bashar Kayali

General Manager, Al Ghurair Construction Aluminium

Bashar Kayali

General Manager, Al Ghurair Construction Aluminium

Panelist:
Façade Process Management (FPM)


Sharif Rahmani

Architectural Director - Special Projects, Arif & Bintoak

Sharif Rahmani

Architectural Director - Special Projects, Arif & Bintoak

Panelist:
Façade Process Management (FPM)


Paul Grove

Regional Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology

Paul Grove

Regional Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology

Panelist:
Façade Process Management (FPM)


Paul Tsalolikhin

Global Marketing Director - Façades, Hilti

Paul Tsalolikhin

Global Marketing Director - Façades, Hilti

Topic:
Innovative solutions for fastening façades


Nabeel Zabad

Regional Business Developer -Façades, Hilti Middle East

Nabeel Zabad

Regional Business Developer -Façades, Hilti Middle East

Topic:
Innovative solutions for fastening facades


David Lessard

Director - Architecture, Perkins + Wills Middle East

David Lessard

Director - Architecture, Perkins + Wills Middle East


Agenda


Zak World of Facades - Middle East - 3rd edition

  • Session One (08.50 - 10.10)
08.00

Delegate Registration

08.50

Welcome Address

09.00

Facade Consultancy – If you use it, use it complete

09.20

A new paradigm in building & façade design

09.50

The evolution of aluminium finishes - Growth of powder coatings

10.10

Networking & Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session Two (10.30 - 12.30)
10.30

Iconic, transparent, sustainable - Challenges for contemporary Facade engineering

10.50

Regional glass manufacturing limitations

11.10

Facade Explorations

11.40

Guidance on Facades & fire

12.30

Lunch Break

  • Session Three (13.30 - 15.20)
13.30

Context Inspired Design Innovation

13.50

Consideration of façade acoustics - How to improve performance and quality by design

14.10

Acoustic PVB interlayer for sound damping glazing

14.30

Acoustics in Facades

15.20

Networking & Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session Four (15.40 - 17.15)
15.40

Paint developments for building envelopes & Facades

16.00

Innovative solutions for fastening façades

16.20

Understanding Facade Process Management - FPM

17.10

Vote of Thanks

17.15

Networking & End of the Conference

Principal Partner


Associate Partners


Venue


THE OBEROI, DUBAI, UAE

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TERMS & CONDITIONS FOR COMPLIMENTARY SEATS: Complimentary seats are reserved exclusively for Architects, Consultants, Contractors, Developers, Fabricators, Government Officials & PMC's.
The organisers reserve the right to allocate these complimentary seats at their discretion.
The programme is correct at time of publishing. However, given the seniority of our speakers and the nature of their roles, speakers may subsequently substitute or excuse themselves from the programme.
This is always regrettable, and we will always try to replace the speaker with a speaker with equivalent insight. You can find the most up-to-date programme on this website.

Contact


+971-50469-4202
+971-52993-8170
chanda@zakgroup.com