Diyar Al Muharraq, one of the leading urban developers in the Kingdom of Bahrain, announced its participation in and Platinum sponsorship of the Bahrain Sustainable Smart Cities Forum 2018, for the second consecutive year. The forum will be held under the patronage of His Excellency Eng. Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf the Minister of Works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning, from the 4th to the 5th of September, 2018 at the ART Rotana Amwaj Islands.
The Bahrain Sustainable Smart Cities Forum’s third edition aims to bring an expert community of academics, decision makers, researchers, practitioners, real estate developers, investors and policy makers from the urban sphere on regional and international levels; to discuss the immense challenges of building a sustainable smart city. The Forum will also highlight the importance of the execution of collaborative, innovative thinking from all sectors of the society to provide solutions for them. This year’s conference will also include the distribution of a number of associated awards aimed at encouraging initiatives and projects in the field of sustainable smart cities in both public and private sectors. The Forum will further discuss essential topics that cover the ways for a smart economy, smart & sustainable living, smart mobility, smart government initiatives, smart & sustainable environment, and entrepreneurship & innovation for smart cities.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Executive Officer of Diyar Al Muharraq, Dr. Maher Al Shaer said: “We are very pleased to announce the renewal of our sponsorship and participation in the Bahrain Sustainable Smart Cities Forum 2018, for the second consecutive year. We believe this event has an important role in positively contributing to the economy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, which aligns with Diyar Al Muharraq’s vision and dedication to its social responsibility”.
“This conference presents an important opportunity to discuss and highlight the concept of smart cities, showcase their characteristics and features with a range of local and international experts in order to find new and innovative solutions to tackle the myriad challenges that developers face. Therefore, it is with great anticipation that we look forward to participate at the Bahrain Sustainable Smart Cities Forum 2018 to benefit from the shared innovative ideas and implement it within our own project of Diyar Al Muharraq,” he added.
Given the remarkable success of the preceding editions that were well received by audiences from both the public and private sectors, the third edition of the Bahrain Sustainable Smart Cities Forum intents to build on that accomplishment and be a platform for an experience exchange programme and to share knowledge in the field of sustainable smart practices in a wider range.
Diyar Al Muharraq is a unique master planned city for the people of Bahrain offering range of housing options and quality lifestyle. Diyar Al Muharraq offers a cohesive mix of residential and commercial properties with a strong lineup of projects aimed at creating a long term and sophisticated township.