Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to announce the launch of Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE conference which will take place on the 25-26 May 2015. It is the only specialized conference dedicated to outdoor lighting projects showcasing best practice in road, street, landscape and public realm lighting systems, designed to support both the ambitious infrastructure development and energy demand reduction goals of the UAE government.
Incorporating case studies and speakers from the relevant government agencies and other stakeholders, Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE will provide attendees with unparalleled opportunities to leverage the experience of their peers, renowned experts and selected solution providers.
The Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE conference program is being put together with the assistance of a high-level advisory board:
Dermot Harte, Head of Utilities, WS Atkins Middle East
Faraz Izhar, Senior Lighting Designer, KEO
Mustafa Mahmoud Abdoul-Aziz, Principal Electrical Engineer – General Projects Department, Dubai Municipality
Key speakers include:
Faisal Al Rashid, Director of Demand Side Management, Dubai Supreme Council of Energy
Eng. Juma Khalifa Al Fuqaei, Director of General Maintenance Department, Dubai Municipality
Martin Valentine, Lighting Expert, Abu Dhabi Municipality
Ruba Saeed, Head of Street Lighting Programme, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA)
David A. Dunn, Technical Delivery Manager – Utilities, Mouchel ME
David Mooney, Specialist Lighting Consultant and Head of Architectural Lighting Group, Atkins
Nathan Savage, Owner, Nathan Savage Lighting Design
Regina Santos, Senior Lighting Designer, Ted Jacob Engineering Group
Waleed Fakousa, Associate, CD+M Lighting Design Group
Participants will have the opportunity to hear about Dubai and Abu Dhabi government strategies to reduce the amount of energy consumed by outdoor lighting, including the Outdoor Lighting Program, which is a critical part of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy’s Demand Side Management strategy. In addition, speakers will cover a variety of topics that examine elements of lighting design for roads, highways, parks and other public realm projects including, design criteria and considerations, the use of LEDs in hot climates, solar lighting technologies and other economic and environmental aspects of outdoor lighting design.
The Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE conference will also provide a platform for lighting equipment manufacturers, materials suppliers and solution providers to showcase their expertise, products and services, whilst government personnel, design consultants, urban planners, senior electrical and utilities engineers and high-level decision makers exchange best practice and plan for future projects.
For further information about the conference, please visit www.outdoorlightinguae.com