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  • ZAK World of FaçadesMIDDLE EAST


21st March 2017  |  CONRAD, DUBAI

About This Event


Zak World of Facades Middle East is the region's largest conference series on Facade design & engineering. Now in it's 26th edition globally and 6th 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 building envelope and showcases the latest technological solutions.
Visit www.zakworldoffacades.com for details of the previous events.

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

300+ Expected Visitors
04 Sessions
30 Speakers and Panelists
-368 Days to Go

Speakers & Panelists


Robert Stephens

Executive Director, Inhabit Group

Robert Stephens

Executive Director, Inhabit Group

Topic: Evolution of facades envelope design: Precise parametric design and advanced BIM strategies


Elie Gamburg

Director, KPF

Elie Gamburg

Director, KPF

Topic : The Royal Atlantis - Crafting an Icon


Sanjoe Rodrigues

Regional Manager - Middle East, Serge Ferrari

Sanjoe Rodrigues

Regional Manager - Middle East, Serge Ferrari

Topic : Tensile fabric facade - Architectural functions and benefits


Agnes Koltay

Director, Koltay Facades

Agnes Koltay

Director, Koltay Facades

Topic : Facade engineering on Mars


Prof. Werner Jager

Founder & Head of Operations, ai3

Prof. Werner Jager

Founder & Head of Operations, ai3

Topic : City of the future - Impact of the building envelope (Presentation sponsored by TECHNAL )


Yahya Jan

President & Design Director, NORR

Yahya Jan

President & Design Director, NORR

Topic : Maximizing the building envelope potential


Benjamin Beer

Technical Director, Meinhardt Facade

Benjamin Beer

Technical Director, Meinhardt Facade

Moderator: Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facade Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


Micha Pawelka

Managing Director, Priedemaan Middle East

Micha Pawelka

Managing Director, Priedemaan Middle East

Topic : Modern facade challenges - An Intellectual approach


Tatiana Masalska

Segment Manager - Facade, Hilti Middle East

Tatiana Masalska

Segment Manager - Facade, Hilti Middle East

Topic : Design optimization: Benefits of value engineering


Nabeel Zabad

Regional Business Developer - Facade, Hilti Middle East

Nabeel Zabad

Regional Business Developer - Facade, Hilti Middle East

Topic : Design optimization: Benefits of value engineering


Maria Malo

Business Development Manager - MEA, Akzonobel

Maria Malo

Business Development Manager - MEA, Akzonobel

Topic : Powder coatings technologies supporting facade design


Efthimios Zizos

Projects Manager, Elval Colour

Efthimios Zizos

Projects Manager, Elval Colour

Topic : The importance of the coil coater and ACP producer in building envelope success


Steve Swales

Director, Siderise Group

Steve Swales

Director, Siderise Group

Topic : Perimeter barrier firestop systems for curtain walls


Stuart Clarke

Associate Director - Middle East Facade Engineering Leader, Arup

Stuart Clarke

Associate Director - Middle East Facade Engineering Leader, Arup

Topic : Taking an Airport Terminal Building Envelope from Concept through to Completion


Arif Mehmood

Director, RMJM

Arif Mehmood

Director, RMJM

Panelist: Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Prabhanjan Kambadur

Director, RSP

Prabhanjan Kambadur

Director, RSP

Panelist: Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Deepak Dinesh Prabakaran

Managing Director, PNC Architects

Deepak Dinesh Prabakaran

Managing Director, PNC Architects

Panelist: Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Osama Abbas

Managing Director, IBECE

Osama Abbas

Managing Director, IBECE

Panelist: Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director, Technoform Middle East

Alex Dantziguian

Managing Director, Technoform Middle East

Moderator : Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facades Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


Abdullah Sulaiman

Executive Director, Lacasa

Abdullah Sulaiman

Executive Director, Lacasa

Panelist: Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facade Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


Kenneth Turner

Director, Callison RTKL

Kenneth Turner

Director, Callison RTKL

Panelist: Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facade Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


Imran Manasawala

Director, Future Architectural Glass

Imran Manasawala

Director, Future Architectural Glass

Topic : Protection with glass


Steven Dietrich

Head of Architecture, Obermeyer

Steven Dietrich

Head of Architecture, Obermeyer

Panelists : Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Markus Plettau

Regional Market Manager - EMEA, Dow Performance Silicones

Markus Plettau

Regional Market Manager - EMEA, Dow Performance Silicones

Topic : Crystal clear bonding in modern glass designs


Ewa Juszczyk

Associate Director, Benoy

Ewa Juszczyk

Associate Director, Benoy

Panelists : Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facades Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


Chris Jones

Partner, 10 Design

Chris Jones

Partner, 10 Design

Panelist: Innovations in Facade Construction for Modern Architecture


Belen Nemi

Associate, Gensler

Belen Nemi

Associate, Gensler

Panelist : Vision and Adaptation of Effective Facades Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan


James Law

Chairman & CEO, James Law Cybertecture

James Law

Chairman & CEO, James Law Cybertecture

Topic : Facades Beyond Skin


Agenda


Zak World of Facades - 26th edition

  • Session One (08.50 - 10.10)
08.00 - 08.50

Delegate Registration

08.50 - 09.00

Welcome Address

09.00 - 09.30

Keynote

Evolution of façades envelope design: Precise parametric design and advanced BIM strategies

09.30 - 10.00

Keynote

Maximizing the building envelope potential

10.00 - 10.20

Powder coatings technologies supporting façades design

10.20 - 10.40

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

  • Session - 2 (10.40 - 12.40)
10.40 - 11.00

Façade engineering on Mars

11.00 - 11.20

City of the future - Impact of the building envelope

11.20 - 11.50

Special Keynote

The Royal Atlantis - Crafting an Icon

11.50 - 12.40

Vision and Adaptation of Effective Façades Project Management: Converging 2020 Urban Plan

12.40 - 13.40

Networking Lunch Break

  • Session - 3 (13.40 - 15.20)
13.40 - 14.00

Modern Façades challenges - An Intellectual approach

14.00 - 14.20

Tensile fabric Façades - Architectural functions and benefits

14.20 - 14.40

Design optimization: Benefits of value engineering

14.40 - 15.00

Taking an airport terminal building envelope from concept through to completion

15.00 - 15.20

Imagination on façades

15.20 - 15.40

Perimeter barrier firestop systems for curtain walls

15.40 - 16.00

Networking & Coffee Break

  • Session - 4 (16.00 - 17.30)
16.00 - 16.20

Protection with glass

16.20 - 16.40

Crystal clear bonding in modern glass designs

16.40 - 17.25

Innovations in Façade Construction for Modern Architecture

17.25 - 17.30

Vote of Thanks & End of the Conference

17.30 - 19.00

Post Event VIP Session + Networking (by invite only)

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The organizers 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.

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