ABOUT 8TH FUTURE LANDSCAPE AND PLAYSPACES ABU DHABI

Abu Dhabi has been on a transformation journey while continuously fostering community engagement, and well-being, and creating vibrant spaces that cater to the diverse needs of residents.

To boost development across various sectors, the government announced the AED66bn Development Drive in 2024. Moreover, AED59bn is allocated to develop housing and public facilities. The Abu Dhabi Executive Council has given the green light to 144 projects, as announced by the Abu Dhabi Projects and Infrastructure Centre (ADPIC).

The 8th edition of the Future Landscape and Playspaces Abu Dhabi Summit is set to unfold on 4 - 5 June 2024 at Dusit Thani, Abu Dhabi, UAE and will serve as a catalyst for driving positive change inline with the Emirate’s ambitious visions for a greener, and more liveable city.

This Summit sets the stage to inspire, collaborate and discuss the latest projects, trends, and challenges which will be addressed by experts from government and private entities, thought leaders, innovators, consultants, developers, contractors, architects, and stakeholders shaping the future of sustainable and green spaces, play areas, and overall landscape in Abu Dhabi.  

Speakers

Karim Naja

Senior Design Manager – Landscape Diamond Developers
Karim Naja

Paolo Caratelli

Professor, Program Leader of Interior Design, Head of Research Istituto Marangoni
Paolo Caratelli

Steven Velegrinis

Design Director and Regional Head of Cities Practice Gensler
Steven Velegrinis

Basem Mohamed

Associate Professor - College of Arts and Creative Enterprises Zayed University
Basem Mohamed

Vikita Shahani

Director of Strategy and Innovation Love That Design
Vikita Shahani

Shameel Muhammed

Associate Professor Heriot-Watt University Dubai
Shameel Muhammed

Hani Razeq

Regional Manager of Sustainability KEO
Hani Razeq

Ghasaq Mulla Khater

Landscape Specialist Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Ghasaq Mulla Khater

Eng. Salama Saeed Al-Ketbi

Design Studio Section Head Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Eng. Salama Saeed Al-Ketbi

Rupak Chatterjee

Urban Planning Lead AECOM
Rupak Chatterjee

Marguerite Y Pienaar

Principal Urban Designer Jacobs
Marguerite Y Pienaar

Keith Smith

Managing Director Envatix LLC
Keith Smith

Eman Azzeh

Landscape Architect Media Presenter & Actor
Eman Azzeh

Senior Representative Jacobs

Senior Representative Cracknell

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