Marcus Evans Brings Together Experts to Discover New and Alternative Building Typologies

Spearheading World Class Vertical Cities through Futuristic Designs and Technologies for Enhanced Profitability and Sustainability

Online PR News – 09-January-2017 – 9-Jan-2017/Dubai – Marcus Evans proudly presents 6th Annual Vertical Cities, a large scale conference that will be introducing modern vertical design in high-rise buildings while maintaining the heritage feel and local community values which will be on 6th – 8th March 2017 at Dubai, UAE. rnrnPresenting world class developers, thought leaders and trend setters such as David Malott, Chairman of COUNCIL ON TALL BUILDINGS AND URBAN HABITAT (CTUBH), USA; Dr. Alexandre Amato, Head of Sustainability QATAR GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL (QGBC); Marshall Strabala, Founder & Design Partner, STRABALA Architecture, CHINA; Dr. Baju George, COO-Smart City (Dubai), TECOM Investments – A Subsidiary of DUBAI Holding, UAE; Jarrod Whitaker, Director of Maintenance Operations, THE DURST ORGANISATION, USA; Oscar Martines, Project Director, FRAGRANT PROPERTY, THAILAND; Felino Palafox Jr., President & Principal Architect, PALAFOX ASSOCIATES, PHILIPPINES; Mark Horler, UK Regional Manager, ASSOCIATION FOR VERTICAL FARMING, UK, Ali AlSuwaidi, Board Member, MIDDLE EAST FACILITY MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (MEFMA) and Andrew Waugh, Founder & Director, WAUGH THISTLETON ARCHITECTS, UK. rnrnSome of the special highlights of the event will be interactive panel discussions, think tank and presentation of international case studies, regional and award winning projects such as The Burj Khalifa, UAE, SmartCity, Dubai and One World Trade Centre, USA. The event is proudly supported by Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA), Chartered Institute of Building and Gulf Property.