Placemaking And The Future Of Urban Development In The Middle East


Thursday, November 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm (EST)

The role that public spaces play in supporting our fundamental need to connect socially and promote a sense of community has been made acutely apparent during the pandemic. As major urban centres across the Middle East continue to grow at speed, the panel will examine the different design strategies and philosophies that are currently being incorporated in architecture and urban planning to integrate, transform and future-proof its cities.

Speakers: Caroline Bos, (Co-Founder and Principal Urban Planner, UNStudio) Duncan Denley (Founder and MD, desert INK), George Arvanitis, Director of Masterplanning and Urbanism, RMJM)

Attend this forum on the 11th November at Downtown Design
Location: d3 waterfront, Dubai Design District
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