Eng. Hawa Abdullah Bastaki

Executive Director | Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL)


Opening Ceremony & Welcome Address

John A. Runkle, P.E.

Vice President | Building Sciences, Intertek - Architectural Testing, Inc.

Keynote speech by ASTM International: Guiding Principles for Testing of “Green” Construction Materials 
Guiding Principles for Testing & Certification of Green Materials and Systems [Presentation]

Mohammed Abdullah Aldablan

Construction & Building Materials Standards Specialist | GCC Standardization Organization


GSO Construction & Building Materials Standards and GCC Building Code [Presentation]

Khalid Al Emadi

 Quality, Safety & Environmental Dept. Manager | Public Works Authority (Ashgal), Qatar 



Prof. Dr. Hany Mohamed A. Hussein

Quality Expert at Quality & Safety Department, Public Works Authority (Ashgal), Qatar


Integrated QA/QC System for Ashghal Projects [Presentation]

Abdulla Ahmed Al Yazeedi

Director of Technology & Science, Central Testing Lab Sector within Abu Dhabi Quality & Conformity Council


Introduction of the Abu Dhabi Quality Conformity Council Construction & Materials Laboratory [Presentation]

Eng. Ali Elian

Head of Engineering Material Lab Section | Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL)



Dr. Khadija Z. Al-Mutairi

Head of Construction Labs Governmental Center for Testing, Quality Controls, and Researches Ministry of Puplic Works, Kuwait


The Role of Independent Laboratories As Technical Advisors For Green Materials - Kuwait Experience [Presentation]

Ali Zein Assi

Global Sales & Business Development Manager EMEIA, UL Environment


Building Materials and Indoor Air Quality [Presentation]

Dr. Mohammad Mukaddam

Managing Partner, Al Hai & Mukaddam for Geotechnical Works


The Importance of Quality Control in the Construction Industry

Prof. Abid Ul Razzaq Abu-Tair

Head of Structural Engineering | British University Dubai



Dr. Mohamad Nagi

Director of Infrastructure Sustainability and Assessment Centre | American University of Dubai



Wilko van der Meer

Managing Director | DOKA Concremote


Innovative in-place Compressive Strength and Hydration Temperature Concrete Testing Technology [Presentation]

Mohammed Sanaobar

Head of Technical Center Dubai and Head of Wacker Academy | Wacker Chemicals Middle East


External Insulation Finishing System Performance and Best Practices on Installation [Presentation]

Mehrdad Torabzadegan

Application Engineer | at Yara Industrial Nitrates


Introduction to NitCal as Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitor [Presentation]

Mikaela Decio

Environmental Sustainability Specialist | Mapei Research and Development Centre


Environmental Sustainability and Green Buildings [Presentation]


Hend Al Rahma | Head of Chemical Analyses Unit, Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) [Presentation]
Yousuf Al Maghribi | Senior Materials Eng., Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) [Presentation]
Abdullah Marzouqi | Head of Certification Unit, Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) [Presentation]


Testing & Certification of "Green" Materials and Products

In Cooperation with