2021 Speakers

Abdulgader Amir

Minister advisor - Ministry of Municipal and Rural affairs (MOMRA)

Dr Abdulgader Amir is the Deputy minister for Technical affairs at Ministry of Municipal & Rural Affairs with responsibility for Drafting buildings and regulation polices and guidelines and technical manuals for city civic works and amenities .
Prior to joining MOMRA, Dr Abdulgader Amir worked in senior and high ranking positions  at several companies, including Municipality of Jeddah, Shamayel development company  and Jeddah redevelopment and regeneration company  mention firms you have previously worked for.Notable is his/her 10 years as vice and mayor and deputy minister for Momra and Municipality of Jeddah.
Dr Abdulgader Amir received masters and PhD Degree for the USA in architecture and urban planning from university of Washington 1990, Georgia Institute of Technology 1998 respectively  from 1990 t0 1998.

Eng. Ahmad Alaboudi

Deputy Governor - Saudi Contractor Authority (SCA)

Dr. Galal Abada

Advisor, Planning, Studies and Development - Madinah Development Authority

Patricia Lopez

Director of Lighting Design - Red Sea Development Company

Muhammad Majid Khan

Landscape Lead for All Projects - WSP Saudi

Managed 11th Flower Festival to win Guinness World for the largest carpet on earth; Commencement of Green Riyadh Project, MODON-Industrial Estate Dammam-2 Park Project; Projects of International stature with renowned developers and clients; EMAAR, RPGCC, MODON, Royal Commissions Riyadh-Yanbu-Jazan, Jeddah Municipality. PMO/Consultants; EGIS, WSP Group (Louis Berger, Parsons Brinkerhoff & Mouchel) CH2M, NESPAK. Understanding of, and resolving project, site or execution related issues, disputes in accordance with the design criteria, technical specifications and stipulations set in the contracts.

Planning and operation management of Public Open Spaces, Avenues, Parks, Sports Turf & Golf Courses. Working in design and construction supervision of urban landscape and infrastructure projects in both public and private sectors. My key skills are service delivery for the management of Urban Open Spaces. Contract Management and Construction Supervision of Landscapes & Park development projects. Review of Bids, Development Applications and liaising with other agencies within Government. Compliance with legislation & standards by implementing relevant reporting procedures. Project Management; Developing departmental budgets and procurement; Landscape/Grounds Management; Managed Metropolitan, Flower Festivals and Golf Courses. Leading right from the schematic designs to complete design reviews, materials selection, compliance procedures, compilation of Landscape O&M manuals for the successful completion of projects. In depth understanding of key knowledge areas and project management lifecycle.

Scott Henshaw

Buildings and Places Executive Director - Red Sea Development Company

Dr. Hosam Joma

Senior Director – Development - Al Balad Development Company (BDC)

Aref Attia Alshamandy

General Manager - AFM consultant Group

Eng. Hamad Al-Harthi

Consulting & Advisory Team Leader - Saudi Contractor Authority (SCA)

Rami Alshaikh

Senior Landscape Architecture Manage - Red Sea Development Company

Momen Eid

Urban Planning and Landscape Manager - The Royal Commission for Al-Ula

Dr. Mohammad Mourad

Chief Operating Officer - Water Projects Saudi Arabia

Hany Mutawea

Senior Landscape Architect - AECOM Saudi

Mohammad Abdullah Quadri

Senior Architect - Ital Consult

Darin Ayres

Rain Bird National Manager - Samnan Holding & Rain Bird

Joao Branco

Senior Architect - OASE Middle East

Omar El-Smaile

Sales Engineer - OASE Middle East

Abdulkarim Turkistani

Master Planner - Dar Al Riyadh

Baraa Al-khotani

Landscape Architect - King Abdullah Financial District Project

Dina Abdullateif

Senior Architect - Madaya Company

Musaddaq Hussain

Executive Project Engineer - Nabatat Contracting Company

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