Humanism of cities has become vital in integrating communities and preserving the natural environment. With the population in cities on the rise, landscape architects play an integral role in reinventing nature and developing connected sustainable cities. Urban planners and landscape architects have the power to regulate urban expansion and environmental degradation.
Under the theme of ‘Building Healthy Natural Environments and Sustainable Communities’, the 8th edition of the Middle East Smart Landscape Summit will take place on 7th & 8th April 2020 in Dubai, U.A.E. This two day summit will bring together leading landscape architects and sustainability experts to discuss topics on developing healthy happy cities and improving the quality of life within urban communities, cost efficient retrofitting for urban development along with maintenance of turfs and soil for the Middle Eastern topography, amongst other themes.
MONDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2019
The two-day agenda features five panel discussions on topics pertaining to innovative urban planning
MONDAY NOVEMBER 26, 2018
UAE's smart city initiatives and developments are in tandem with measures that promote sustainability.
MONDAY NOVEMBER 05, 2018
The 2018 edition of the summit witnessed over 350 industry professionals and over 35 international and regional experts participate at the two-day summit.
The event was properly organized. I’m only four sessions over so it’s early to put the comments but the concluded sessions were quite informative. There was useful information from the different company kiosks. Thanks and I would like to attend again in the future.
Cracknell Landscape Architecture
We were participating for the 4th time this year. As usual the summit was well organized, scheduled and carried out. We got new interesting contacts and we appreciate the visitors this year. So keep going. You are doing a great job.
Yet another hugely successful summit for Cape Reed! The platform allowed for like minded industry professionals to network and share ideas and opportunities in a casual social environment.
Andre Van Heerden
Cape Reed International
It was a very well organized summit. So far this is one of the best events we have been participating for several years and we are happy with the result. All the best for the next events.
On the whole, the Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2016 was a very coordinated event. It gave us an opportunity to interact on a one-on-one basis with several key personalities from the landscaping industry and also with different municipalities. The various topics covered at the event were very informative.
Good location for the conference. Quality delegates who have relevant projects to our products. Presentations were of interest and generally well-presented. We are looking forward to come back next year.
Regional Sales Director
I had attended the successful landscape summit last year and am happy to see increased participation this year. This really reflects the growth and progression of Expotrade summits and conferences. Congratulations for another successful event.
Senior Manager, Operations
Very good event targeting selected end-users/decision-makers. Hopefully we will be rewarded for attending/participating in the summit. Good organization!
Business Development Director
I think with the Summit today, I enjoyed it very much. I've seen the lectures all day today and they are very useful and actually we will use a lot of this information and knowledge in our business.
Eng. Abdulla Rafia
Assistant Director General
Engineering and Planning Sector, Dubai Municipality
One of our targets in Dubai Municipality is to increase the green area to 8% from the plant area and itâ€™s really a challenging issue and this is due to the water demand and also due to the requirement of soil condition, so I think the exhibition and the conference brings a lot of ideas in terms of water saving in terms of some solution, and I think from using these kinds of techniques we ca...
Talib AbdulKarim Julfar
Public Parks and Horticulture Dept., Dubai Municipality