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Join Bahrain Ministry of Works, AGi Architects, Aedas and more at façade design forum

MANAMA, BAHRAIN, September 21, 2016 / -- Bahrain is working on 40 environmentally-friendly building projects as part of its sustainable development initiative. At the same time Saudi Arabia is focusing on low-energy, sustainable architecture and spending on building exteriors which is expected to increase from $8 billion this year to $12 billion in 2024.

In light of this, IQPC is organising the Façade Design and Engineering Bahrain and Saudi Arabia conference taking place from 5-6 December in Manama, Bahrain.

Architects and developers working on the biggest projects in the GCC will gather at this conference to discuss the latest trends and technologies in designing fire-proof and sustainable façades.

Key speakers include:
• Loay Ghazaleh, Undersecretary Advisor, Bahrain Ministry of Works
• Dr. Hazem Sabbagh, Principal-Design Director, Saudi Diyar Consulting, KSA
• Samir Rania, Senior Project Architect, Building Design, Khatib and Alami, KSA
• Ibrahim Al-Shaalan, Façade Architect, Dar Al Handasah, KSA
• Aisha Alsager, Managing Director, AGi Architects
• Firas Hnoosh, Design Director, Principal, Perkins+Will
• Benjamin Beer, Technical Director, Meinhardt Façade Technology
• Ashutosh Jha, Senior Architect, MSCEB
• Issam Ezzeddine, Chief Architect Projects Director, National Engineering Bureau
• Abdulmajid Karanouh, Head of Innovation Design, Façades & Sustainability, Ramboll
• And more

Find the full programme, speaker list and registration form at call +971 4 364 2975 or email

Media contact: Michelle Petiza, +971 4 374 8283, or visit

Michelle Petiza
IQPC Middle East
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