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Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017

08:00 AM
Registration, Breakfast and Networking
09:00 AM
Keynote: Transformational and the Changing Role of Municipality in the Era of World Cities Transformation

  • Municipality Leadership in the Era of Changing and Transformational Global Cities
  • Authorities, Strategies, New Infor Structure, Liveable and Sustainable Cities

Role Models and Innovative Cities of the Future: (Strategies for Transitioning to Role Model Cities (R.M.L)

  • Municipalities Role in Cities' Innovation and Citizens Capabilities Development
  • Preparing for the Next Generation of Cities of the Future and Deploying Innovative Governance
10:00 AM
Challenges to Provide the Provinces and Urban Neighborhood Needs in:

  • Advanced Global Competitive Smart Cities Compatibility
  • Advanced Global Competitive Health Care, Water and Energy, Roads and Transportation Systems
  • City Quality Education to Create Sustainable Cities with Knowledgeable Citizens

Mega Cities are Overtaking Traditional Cities and the World is Becoming Increasingly Urbanized

  • Challenges and Impact of the Global Transformation on Societies
  • Growing Threats to Social Stability and Societal Relationships in the Era of Global Technology

Strategies to Transform Province’s and Urban Neighborhood to Innovative Cities and Municipality

  • Transforming the Province’s and Urban Neighborhood to Knowledge Based Cities
  • Empowering the Urban Neighborhood Economically, Technologically and Developing the Contents Policy
  • Empowering the Urban Neighborhood Economically, Technologically and Developing the Contents Policy
11:00 AM
Coffee Break and Networking
11:30 AM
Cities Management and Governance

  • Transparency, People Partnership and Engagement
  • Private Sector Partnership
  • Cities Services Outsourcing (Process and Management)
12:00 PM
Technology Transformation and Municipalities and Cities Challenges:

  • City Technology
  • 5G and the Connected Cities Of The Future
  • Blockchain
  • Big Data - Municipal and City Data at Your Fingertips
  • Critical Cyber Security Challenges and Data Privacy Issues
12:45 PM
Clean and Green Cities

  • Municipalities Tree Planting and Green Cities Challenges
  • Waste Management and Recycling Strategies
  • How Communities can React and Co-operate
01:30 PM
Lunch & End of Day 1

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017

08:00 AM
Registration, Breakfast and Networking
09:00 AM
Strategies and Challenges of Safe Cities and Roads - Horrific Road Accidents Prevention

  • Authorities Challenges and Strategies to Prevent the Cities Fatal and Horrific Traffic Accidents
  • Car Manufactures Systems Challenges and Strategies to Prevent the Fatal and Horrific Traffic Accidents
  • New Road and Traffic Information Structure and Safe & Competitive Roads and Transportation System
  • More Knowledge and Awareness
09:45 AM
Challenges in Preventing Fire in Cities and Up-Grading the Public Safety

  • Realistic designs for fire prevention in the construction industry
  • Towers and High rise building fire and smart architectural designing
  • Fire safety engineering & interface management
  • Strict emphasis on safety codes, inculcating highly advanced integrated systems and practices
  • Testing performance criteria of components such as fire doors and windows
  • Safer and well protected compartmentalization and penetration
  • Transforming the current fire protection systems into pro-active systems
  • Augmenting highly refined technology for call to action safety
  • Developing futuristic plans for establishing agile architectural designs
10:30 AM
GCC Challenges in Achieving the Advanced Global Competitiveness in City Construction and Development

  • The Rule of GCC Municipalities in Governing the Construction, Safety and Building Materials Quality
11:00 AM
Coffee Break and Leaders Networking
11:30 AM
Future City Investment Strategies

  • Government Asset Management
  • Future City Investment Strategies
  • BOT: Built Operate Transfer - the Trust Between Public and Private Sectors and Investors
  • BOT: Built Operate Transfer – Opportunities in the Middle East Region
12:00 PM
City’s New Look via Latest Engineering Innovations

  • Global Competitive City Infrastructure Development
  • Global Engineering Innovations and the GCC Challenges
  • Vacant Land Use Planning
12:30 PM
GCC Cities Future Transportation Structure in the Era of Smart City

Future Open Road Policies and CITY Transportation Technology Innovations Impact on GCC Regions

  • The Impact of the 3rd Party Services and Public Transportation Challenges
  • The Impact of Latest Transportation Technology and Innovations & Government Challenges
  • The Impact of the 3rd Party Services On Taxis and Limousine Companies

Is GCC Region Ready For Self-Driving Cars in the Era of Smart Government and Smart City

  • Self-Driving Cars Technology and Innovations and Government Challenges
  • Fleets of Vehicles that Don’t Require a Driver Behind the Wheel is it Acceptable
  • Does Public Trust Self-Driving Cars Technology and Innovations

Smart Transportation and Mobility

  • How to Achieve the Aim of Zero Carbon Transportation and Mobility in the Smart Cities
01:15 PM
Honoring Winners of the 7th Middle East Municipalities and Smart Cities Excellence Awards
01:20 PM
Winners Photo Sessions and Media Interviews
01:30 PM
Lunch and End of Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017

08:00 AM
Registration, Breakfast and Networking
09:00 AM
Keynote: Transformational and the Changing Role of Municipality in the Era of World Cities Transformation

  • Municipality Leadership in the Era of Changing and Transformational Global Cities
  • Authorities, Strategies, New Infor Structure, Liveable and Sustainable Cities

Role Models and Innovative Cities of the Future: (Strategies for Transitioning to Role Model Cities (R.M.L)

  • Municipalities Role in Cities' Innovation and Citizens Capabilities Development
  • Preparing for the Next Generation of Cities of the Future and Deploying Innovative Governance
10:00 AM
Challenges to Provide the Provinces and Urban Neighborhood Needs in:

  • Advanced Global Competitive Smart Cities Compatibility
  • Advanced Global Competitive Health Care, Water and Energy, Roads and Transportation Systems
  • City Quality Education to Create Sustainable Cities with Knowledgeable Citizens

Mega Cities are Overtaking Traditional Cities and the World is Becoming Increasingly Urbanized

  • Challenges and Impact of the Global Transformation on Societies
  • Growing Threats to Social Stability and Societal Relationships in the Era of Global Technology

Strategies to Transform Province’s and Urban Neighborhood to Innovative Cities and Municipality

  • Transforming the Province’s and Urban Neighborhood to Knowledge Based Cities
  • Empowering the Urban Neighborhood Economically, Technologically and Developing the Contents Policy
  • Empowering the Urban Neighborhood Economically, Technologically and Developing the Contents Policy
11:00 AM
Coffee Break and Networking
11:30 AM
Cities Management and Governance

  • Transparency, People Partnership and Engagement
  • Private Sector Partnership
  • Cities Services Outsourcing (Process and Management)
12:00 PM
Technology Transformation and Municipalities and Cities Challenges:

  • City Technology
  • 5G and the Connected Cities Of The Future
  • Blockchain
  • Big Data - Municipal and City Data at Your Fingertips
  • Critical Cyber Security Challenges and Data Privacy Issues
12:45 PM
Clean and Green Cities

  • Municipalities Tree Planting and Green Cities Challenges
  • Waste Management and Recycling Strategies
  • How Communities can React and Co-operate
01:30 PM
Lunch & End of Day 1

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017

08:00 AM
Registration, Breakfast and Networking
09:00 AM
Strategies and Challenges of Safe Cities and Roads - Horrific Road Accidents Prevention

  • Authorities Challenges and Strategies to Prevent the Cities Fatal and Horrific Traffic Accidents
  • Car Manufactures Systems Challenges and Strategies to Prevent the Fatal and Horrific Traffic Accidents
  • New Road and Traffic Information Structure and Safe & Competitive Roads and Transportation System
  • More Knowledge and Awareness
09:45 AM
Challenges in Preventing Fire in Cities and Up-Grading the Public Safety

  • Realistic designs for fire prevention in the construction industry
  • Towers and High rise building fire and smart architectural designing
  • Fire safety engineering & interface management
  • Strict emphasis on safety codes, inculcating highly advanced integrated systems and practices
  • Testing performance criteria of components such as fire doors and windows
  • Safer and well protected compartmentalization and penetration
  • Transforming the current fire protection systems into pro-active systems
  • Augmenting highly refined technology for call to action safety
  • Developing futuristic plans for establishing agile architectural designs
10:30 AM
GCC Challenges in Achieving the Advanced Global Competitiveness in City Construction and Development

  • The Rule of GCC Municipalities in Governing the Construction, Safety and Building Materials Quality
11:00 AM
Coffee Break and Leaders Networking
11:30 AM
Future City Investment Strategies

  • Government Asset Management
  • Future City Investment Strategies
  • BOT: Built Operate Transfer - the Trust Between Public and Private Sectors and Investors
  • BOT: Built Operate Transfer – Opportunities in the Middle East Region
12:00 PM
City’s New Look via Latest Engineering Innovations

  • Global Competitive City Infrastructure Development
  • Global Engineering Innovations and the GCC Challenges
  • Vacant Land Use Planning
12:30 PM
GCC Cities Future Transportation Structure in the Era of Smart City

Future Open Road Policies and CITY Transportation Technology Innovations Impact on GCC Regions

  • The Impact of the 3rd Party Services and Public Transportation Challenges
  • The Impact of Latest Transportation Technology and Innovations & Government Challenges
  • The Impact of the 3rd Party Services On Taxis and Limousine Companies

Is GCC Region Ready For Self-Driving Cars in the Era of Smart Government and Smart City

  • Self-Driving Cars Technology and Innovations and Government Challenges
  • Fleets of Vehicles that Don’t Require a Driver Behind the Wheel is it Acceptable
  • Does Public Trust Self-Driving Cars Technology and Innovations

Smart Transportation and Mobility

  • How to Achieve the Aim of Zero Carbon Transportation and Mobility in the Smart Cities
01:15 PM
Honoring Winners of the 7th Middle East Municipalities and Smart Cities Excellence Awards
01:20 PM
Winners Photo Sessions and Media Interviews
01:30 PM
Lunch and End of Awards Ceremony