Program






Registration



08:00AM TO 09:00AM

Speaker



Official Opening Ceremony & Awards Ceremony



09:00AM TO 09:55AM

Speaker



SEWA Project Management Model



09:55AM TO 10:25AM

H.E. Dr. Rashid Alleem

Chairman

Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority (SEWA)



Opening of Exhibition and Networking Break



10:25AM TO 10:55AM

Speaker



Governmental Enterprise Risk Management



10:55AM TO 11:20AM

Moza Saeed Al Shamsi

Director Control and Risk Assessment Department

Dubai Land Department



Projects Management for Slums - The Development Plans and Programs from Formulation to Implementation



11:20AM TO 11:45AM

KHALED MOHAMED SEDDIK EBRAHIM

EXCUTIVE DIRECTOR

Informal Settlements Development Fund (ISDF) Egypt



Tailored Engineering Solutions to Achieve Fast, Smooth and Effective Cost Control



11:45AM TO 12:10PM

Samer Abu Daqqa

Cost Control Manager

Engineering Contracting Company L.L.C.



Enhancing Capital Projects through Research & Development



12:10PM TO 12:35PM

Dr. ALI ALI SHASH

Professor of Construction Engineering & Management

King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals



Management Challenges of the Amazon Arena (2014 World Cup)



12:35PM TO 01:00PM

Aldo Mattos

MSc, CCP, PMP, MRICS, CRK, PRINCE2

Aldo Mattos Consulting



Networking Lunch



01:00PM TO 02:00PM

Speaker



Estimating Differences in Russia versus International Markets



02:00PM TO 02:25PM

Sean T Regan, Ph.D., FAACE, CCP, CEP, EVP, MRICS

President International Operations

OnTrack Engineering



Managing Risk in Challenging Market Condition



02:25PM TO 02:50PM

Wael Allan

Chief Executive Officer

Drake & Scull International PJSC



Effective Cost Control System Implementation in a UAE based Contractor to Meet Current Low Profit Margins in Present Stringent Market Condition



02:50PM TO 03:15PM

Clement Gunasekar

Corporate Cost Control Manager

Al Faraa Gen. Contracting Co. LLC



Networking Break



03:15PM TO 03:45PM

Speaker



Total Cost Management - The Synergy between Cost Estimating and Project Controls



03:45PM TO 04:10PM

Martin van Vliet

Business Director

Cost Engineering



Sustainability Risk Management: The Role of Internal Audit



04:10PM TO 04:35PM

Dr. Zalailah Salleh

Associate Professor, Lecturer

Universiti Malaysia Terengganu



Panel Discussion - Risk Management



04:35PM TO 05:10PM

Speaker



Conference Group Photo



05:10PM TO 05:30PM

Speaker



Dubai City Tour



06:00PM TO 10:00PM

Speaker



Concurrent Delays - How to Deal?



09:00AM TO 09:25AM

Dev Tamboli

President, AACE International Qatar Section

Kahramaa



Enhancing Project Performance in Stadium Construction (FIFA 2022 World Cup)



09:25AM TO 09:50AM

Danilo Arba

Senior Project Control Lead

President AACE International Italy Section - Besix



A Comparison of the SCL Protocol, AACE 29R 03, and ASCE Schedule Delay Standard



09:50AM TO 10:15AM

John Livengood

President, AACE International

Navigant Consulting Inc.



The 5 Secrets to Avoiding Project Surprises



10:15AM TO 10:40AM

Charles Longridge

Director

Sword Active Risk



Networking Break



10:40AM TO 11:10AM

Speaker



Project Risk Quantification: Methods that Work



11:10AM TO 11:35AM

John Hollmann PE CCP CEP DRMP FAACE

Owner

Validation Estimating LLC



Adding Confidence to Your Cost Models: Monte Carlo Simulation and the Power of Quantitative Risk Analysis



11:35AM TO 12:00PM

Doug Oldfield

Business Development Manager, Middle East

Palisade



Investing in Research & Development in project based industries: Risk vs. Rewards



12:00PM TO 12:25PM

Professor Ammar Kaka

Provost of Heriot-Watt University Dubai and Vice

Heriot Watt University Dubai Campus



Cost Management - Risks, Challenges & Opportunities



12:25PM TO 12:50PM

Maged El-Hawary, EVP, CCP, PSP, PMP

Project Controls Director

ASGC Construction - UAE



Networking Lunch



12:50PM TO 01:50PM

Speaker



Integrating Programme Management for World Class Projects



01:50PM TO 02:15PM

Professor Andrew Langridge

Association of Cost Engineers

ARES PRISM



Using Monte Carlo Simulation and Sensitivity Analysis to Assess Commercial Risks Imposed to Owner and Contractor in the Upstream Oil and Gas Contracts



02:15PM TO 02:40PM

Reza Dehghan

Manager for Coordinating Upstream Oil and Gas Cont

NIOC



Dispute Mitigation Due to Non-Mature Change Management in Construction Projects in Gulf Area



02:40PM TO 03:05PM

Essam Mohamed Lotfi

Project Manager - MEP

TROJAN General Contracting



Networking Break



03:05PM TO 03:35PM

Speaker



Monitoring the Cost in Construction Projects: Sure a Puzzle for Strong Solvers



03:35PM TO 04:00PM

George Tsolakis

Director of Cost Control ERP Solutions

ALTA Project Management Consultants



Project Controls Challenges



04:00PM TO 04:25PM

Syed Naqvi

Director, MEIA

EcoSys



Panel Discussion - Cost Management



04:25PM TO 04:55PM

Speaker



Conference Group Photo



04:55PM TO 05:00PM

Speaker



Distribution of Certificates



05:00PM TO 05:30PM

Speaker