In light of the growing concern for ecological and environmental problems, the Design Build Breathe conference aims to showcase the latest eco solutions from around the world, creating a dialogue between government officials, architects, real estate developers, technology providers and academics.
A large network of influential speakers will be speaking at the conference on sustainable urban planning, green build councils and other topics. World-renowned architect Stefano Boeri will be speakeing, along with notables such as Khaled Bushnaq, CEO of EMS Int, Dyfed Aubrey, director of the UN-Habitat Regional Office for Arab State and Hend Farouh, Associate Professor of Sustainable Architecture & Urban Development at Egypt’s Housing and Building National Research Center.
Some of the panels and discussions held by the experts will include the following:
-"A vision of smart greenery transforming our future cities", by Sherif Hosny, CEO of Schaduf.
-Government and NGO influence on green building, by GM of technolology at the Ministery of Environment in Egypt
-Green build councils: a global movement and the local economic impact of sustainable buildings, by Salah Hagar, president of the Egypt Green building Councel
-Energy efficiency building code implementation in south MENA region, by Kurt Weisegart, team leader at MED-ENEC
Also, two hands-on workshops will take place about waste management and green materials, respectively, with the aim of impacting the attendees’ understanding of what is possible within the boundless world of sustainable innovation.