The programme will address themes including the following:

  • Wastewater treatment projects under Dubai Municipality
  • Quick solution to heavy storms and showcase of quality storm systems
  • Usage of storm water system for possible reuse for fire security
  • Linked between storm water harvesting and irrigation
  • Innovative software and systems being used to deal with infrastructure project tied to water systems (possibly BIM in infrastructure models)
  • Smart resilience and regulator frameworks
  • Water harvesting from a research perspective to feed into future masterplans
  • Actual challenges and solutions for groundwater – in-depth discussion on SUDs studies and control
  • Contractors panel and perspectives on the programme
  • Planning and design of water networks
  • Sustainability and cost-benefit analysis of drainage and storm water
  • Supply chain panel covering the full value chain speaking about their perspectives
  • Innovation in water networks
  • Weather and climate predictability that will drive new technologies in stormwater

The conference program is currently being researched and developed.

If you feel that you have an exciting project or case-study to share and would like to be considered as a speaker, or to suggest a topic that you feel should be addressed at the conference, please contact