Raffles Hotel - Dubai

December 13 & 14, 2017

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Raffles Hotel - Dubai , December 13 & 14, 2017

Quality Assurance for Sustainable Construction Materials Conference & Workshop

Under the Patronage of the Dubai Municipality and the Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL), the 5th Annual Quality Assurance for Sustainable Construction Materials Conference & Workshop will be held on 13th and 14th December, 2017 at the Raffles Hotel Hotel, Dubai.

The focus of the conference is on the role of quality building materials in achieving higher standards for sustainability and safety in buildings and infrastructure.

The conference features technical lectures by presenters from the Middle East, Europe and the US and will see international industry experts from the GCC, USA, Asia and Europe.

The two-day event will highlight the international and regional approach to testing and quality controls, as well as the importance of specifications/standards. It serves as a platform for sharing experiences between the public and private sector.

Day 1 (Conference)

  • Session I - The Role of Research Institutes and Laboratories in Improving Quality Control;
  • Session II - Fire Performance of Cladding and Thermal Insulation Products;
  • Session III - On-site Applications and Inspections of Sustainable Construction Materials.

Day 2 (Workshop)

is reserved for a full day Expert Workshop, jointly held by DCL and ASTM International and entirely dedicated to Cement and Concrete Testing (ASTM Technical Training and E-Learning Certificates provided).

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the reasons for conducting each ASTM International test procedure
  • Define terminology pertinent to each test procedure
  • Identify necessary equipment for each test procedure
  • Understand the sampling procedures for each test procedure
  • Understand limitations of each test procedure
  • Witness demonstrations (videos) of each ASTM International test procedure

Who Should Attend the Workshop:

  • Government Agencies
  • Laboratory Technicians
  • Cement & Concrete Professionals
  • Civil & Engineering Consultants
  • Consulting Engineers
  • Architects

Conference Location

Raffles Hotel Dubai

Latitude: 25.227884 | Longitude: 55.320397

Contact us

Sesam Business Consultants

Boris Ritter - General Manager

Al Shafar Tower 1 (Tecom Area), Floor 20, Office 2006,
P.O. Box 62118,Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel. +971 4 4356616
Email: ritter@sesam-uae.com

Ms. Marleen Vermeulen - Operations Manager

Al Shafar Tower 1 (Tecom Area), Floor 20, Office 2006,
P.O. Box 62118,Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel. +971 4 4356616
Email: marleen@sesam-uae.com