Regional director for Trimble Solutions Middle East & India, Paul Wallett, will deliver a key note speech on the potential role of emerging technologies as a catalyst for radical change in the construction ecosystem at Dubai’s fifth Construction Summit.
His Excellency Hussain Almahmoudi, CEO of Sharjah Research Technology & Innovation Park, will also be delivering a high-profile address at the event on 23 October.
The summit is this year themed around ‘Embracing Constructability – Going Beyond Building Information Modeling (BIM)’.
Industry experts from different professions of the construction and technology sector will be involved in discussions about work processes.
They will also discuss region’s latest developments and market insights after the announcement of mega projects like Expo 2020 and Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision.
Wallett said: “With the changing industry landscape, region is dominated globally with the headlines about the importance of technology and its contribution towards the growth of the sector.
“The use of latest cutting-edge technologies in the region’s construction sector has helped the stakeholders in smooth communication on site and manage the most complex structures such as the Museum of the Future in the UAE transforming it to realty.”
The summit is being held at The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai.