Ajman 4th International Environment Conference 2016

March 2 & 3, 2016 - Ajman, United Arab Emirates

The Ajman 4th International Environment Conference 2016 will focus on how communities and businesses implement innovative green practices toward the realization of a sustainable future. In its fourth year, scientists, experts, and decision makers will convene again to focus on shifting the paradigm on sustainability so that it is viewed as a value-adding framework in technology and business. Processes for innovation will be explored with a focus on customizing green practices to the unique environment of Ajman, the UAE, GCC countries, and the Middle East.

The conference features engaging breakout sessions that will reignite passion for innovation and showcase the practices that are being implemented across the business and technology space. The trade fair is an excellent opportunity to connect with colleagues and exchange ideas, gaining valuable expertise needed to contribute to decision-making on implementation of green practices, using eco-efficient technology, managing the carbon footprint, and supporting the expansion of environmentally friendly initiatives.

Keynote Speakers

  • Steffen Lehmann – Head of School, Professor of Architecture, Curtin University, Australia
  • Rebecca Trueman – Chair, Applied Science and Environmental Technology, Algonquin College, Canada
  • Miklas Scholz – Professor and Chair in Civil Engineering, University of Salford, United Kingdom
  • Joseph Hobbs – Professor, Department of Geography, Director, Vietnam Institute, University of Missouri, United States

Conference Tracks

Smart Cities

  • Building and Advancing Smart Cities
  • Planned Legislation and Policy Statements
  • Smart Growth and Green Business
  • Carbon Footprint

Green Infrastructure

  • Green Building
  • Renewable Energy on Contaminated Land
  • Smart Water
  • Greenspaces Network
  • Ecologically Significant Lands and Suitable Development Areas

Land, Waste and Emergency Management Innovations

  • Clean-up Technologies
  • Pollution Prevention
  • Land Revitalization Methods
  • Risk Management

Best Practices

  • Green Transportation
  • Environmental Health
  • Green IT
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Green Chemistry