Under the Patronage of HE Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani The Prime Minister and Minister of Interior

24 - 26 SEPTEMBER 2018

11 AM - 8 PM | Halls 1 & 2
Doha Exhibition &
Convention Centre

#THEBIG5QATAR

Women in Construction

Changing the popular misconception of relating construction to a man’s job, this timely seminar series will prove to be eye-opening and inspirational to countless professionals in this industry. Addressing the need to reinvent gender diversity in the workplace, attendees will hear from strong, powerful and successful women who are changing the game and setting an example for other women in the construction industry. Inspirational women in construction will share real life stories, best practices and challenges overcome by women in this industry in Qatar. In addition, this event will focus on networking, as well as building long lasting relationships.

Women in Construction

  • Corporate Social Responsibility & GRI Standards
  • Gender equality
  • Case studies

Speakers

Lamya Salem
Lamya Salem Head of Sustainability Department APG -Architecture & Planning Group
  • Identifying the latest trends and developments in interior design
  • Technologies revolutionizing interior architecture and design
  • Design concept gallery: Inspiration from design innovations and real world case studies

Speakers

Omeima Ismail
Omeima Ismail Founder The Architects Hub
  • Advantages of being a woman in the construction industry in Qatar: How can a woman advance in a construction-related business?
  • Disadvantages of being a woman in the construction industry in Qatar: What are the problems and difficulties facing women in construction?
  • What qualities/abilities are needed to successfully manage a construction business? How can a woman prepare for a construction-related career?

Speakers

Carly Jane Figgis
Carly Jane Figgis General Manager BBR
  • Design Evolution in Doha  - past to present
  • Design language in Doha  
  • What makes the design

Speakers

Shaikha Al Sulaiti
Shaikha Al Sulaiti Co-founder Designer Studio
Ichrak Mellakh
Ichrak Mellakh Interior Designer Almana Maples
  • A ward that made me reach where I am today
  • Challenges as milestones rather than roadblocks
  • Disruptions that are changing the industry norms and standards

Speakers

Maryam Al Mansoori
Maryam Al Mansoori Chief Officer-Planning and Support Msheireb Properties
  • The presentation will discuss how safety leadership from supervision and management (non-safety professionals) influence safety
  • What safety leadership looks like
  • How safety performance can be achieved through stakeholder alignment

Speakers

Nicole Ivers
Nicole Ivers SH&E Director AECOM Qatar