Qatar Green Building Conference 2015
Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) is a platform whereby environmentally sustainable and friendly practices of the design of green building is both praised and encouraged. QGBC is therefore proud to announce its First Annual Conference taking place on the 27th and 28th April. The event will address the major issues facing environmental sustainability, and provide answers and solutions to some of the most significant challenges it faces while promoting the best practice for the built environment of Qatar and beyond. The council’s vision is to support the overall health and sustainability of the environment, the people, and the economic security in Qatar for years to come, and conference will have four major themes: Passivhaus in the MENA region, retrofitting Doha, carbon footprinting and Qatar’s national vision, and future sustainable cities. The conference promotes interaction on all levels and is inviting submissions in the forms of peer-reviewed papers,
conference presentations, and conference posters. QGBC are encouraging a range of people to attend, from architects and mechanical and electrical engineers to urban planners and green building manufacturers and suppliers.
Date: 27th – 28th April, 2015 Organiser: Qatar Green Building Council Foundation Venue: Qatar National Convention Centre Doha, Qatar