18 September 2017
The Address Hotel - Dubai Mall,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Agenda - Facade Design & Engineering Middle East Forum & Awards

Hear from the region’s most influential architects, consultants and developers as they discuss innovative façade design & engineering techniques as well as materials required which are compatible with the Middle Eastern climate conditions. Download the agenda now to see the confirmed speakers and key topics that they will address.



Download the agenda-at-a-glance now and get a quick glimpse into the topics and sessions to be covered during the event to find out what’s in store for you.


Achieving Sustainability through Façades in the Middle East

The global construction industry is currently undergoing a huge surge in activity both in established and emerging markets. The recently released Global Construction 2025 report predicts that the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70% to achieve an annual worth of $15 trillion worldwide by 2025. It also estimates that by 2050, there will be an additional two billion city dwellers as increasing opportunities in the world’s cities drive steady urbanization. Read more…

Façades and Fire Safety in the Middle East

As construction contractors adopt the latest fire-resistant materials and technologies they can expect to enjoy long-term dividends in the form of increased consumer confidence in their safer, more durable buildings. In addition, higher fire safety ratings will allow buildings to be constructed closer together as regulators demand that buildings vulnerable to fire need to be adequately spaced apart to inhibit the spread of the flames. Download this whitepaper now to know more.

The Next Generation of Façade Design

Respective Middle Eastern countries are undergoing rapid urban development which needs to be achieved in a safe and sustainable manner. Download this paper to understand how the latest emerging façade technologies and construction materials will help deliver the safer, greener and more visually impressive buildings of tomorrow. These include: solar glass, 3D printing, adaptive building façades, electrochromic glass and switchable glazing.

Additional Event Information

Delegate Registration Form

Want to fast-track your registration? It's easy - all you need to do is download the registration form, fill in your details and send it to enquiry@iqpc.ae for immediate confirmation.

Nomination Form: Façade Design & Engineering Middle East Awards

Do you have a facade project, solution or initiative to boast about? Then, submit your nominations today for the Facade Design & Engineering Middle East Awards and get recognised for the achievements and innovations shown by visionary architects, designers, engineers and manufacturers who are pushing the boundaries of facade design in the Middle East. Download the nomination form now to submit your entries.


How Facades can inform energy efficient cities - by Nigel Eckersall

Download this presentation by Nigel Eckersall and learn how facade can help make the new SMART city.

Facade Lighting: Attraction or Distraction - by Tanas Khoury

There is a big demand on façade lighting recently specially in the GCC area, download this presentation by Tanas Khoury from Light Concept to find out it's benefits and drawbacks.

Beyond 3D Media Facades: How building communicate - by Martin Dufresne

Download this presentation by Pierre Martin Dufresne from RIBA discussing on media facades as integrated parts of the inside and the outside of buildings.

Sponsorship Enquiry

A guide to winning business at the Façade Design & Engineering Middle East Forum & Awards

Meet and network with the region’s most influential architects, consultants and developers on their latest projects and discuss materials required which are compatible with the Middle East climate. Download the sponsorship brochure now to find out more about the forum and how you can get involved.

Facade Design & Engineering Series Snapshot

IQPC’s Façade Design & Engineering event series has been host to the foremost leaders in the building envelope industry from across the Middle East. Download the attendee snapshot now to find out who have attended the Façade events in the past including over 750 organisations from 20 different countries across the world.