WHY IS IT IM­POR­TANT TO SPON­SOR THE DE­SIGN MENA SUM­MIT?

Commercial Interior Design - - Designmena Summit 2018 -

lOTTE aD­VANCED mA­TE­RI­ALS SUP­PORTS THE DE­SIGN­mena sUM­MIT BE­CAUSE IT’S A GREAT EVENT FOR THE RE­GIONAL IN­DUS­TRY. iT PRO­VIDES A PLAT­FORM FOR DE­SIGN­ERS AND AR­CHI­TECTS TO DIS­CUSS IM­POR­TANT TOP­ICS AND THEMES THAT AF­FECT OUR DAY-TO-DAY WORK. bY SPON­SOR­ING THE EVENT, WE NOT ONLY GET TO PRO­MOTE

OUR WORK AND SER­VICES, BUT WE ALSO GET TO NET­WORK WITH AT­TEN­DEES, EX­CHANGE KNOWL­EDGE AND IN­FOR­MA­TION AND LEARN ABOUT NEW DE­VEL­OP­MENTS. fiHAT DO YOU THINK ARE THE MAIN CHAL­LENGES CUR­RENTLY FAC­ING DE­SIGN­ERS AND AR­CHI­TECTS? i BE­LIEVE THAT DE­SIGN-AS­SIST IS MORE

NEEDED NOW THAN ANY OTHER TIME IN HIS­TORY; WE NEED BET­TER REAL-TIME CO­OR­DI­NA­TION ACROSS PLAT­FORMS, AND A ‘ TRANS­LA­TION’ OF MEAN­ING­FUL DATA FROM THE DE­SIGNER DI­RECTLY INTO FAB­RI­CA­TION. aS A RE­SULT, PRO­FES­SIONAL AR­CHI­TECTS AND DE­SIGN­ERS HAVE COME TO AP­PRE­CI­ATE OUR flEX­I­BIL­ITY, RESPONSIVENESS AND CRE­ATIV­ITY AS WE HELP THEM CON­VERT IDEAS INTO REAL-LIFE AP­PLI­CA­TIONS. fiHAT EX­CITES YOU MOST AT THE MO­MENT

ABOUT THE RE­GIONAL DE­SIGN AND AR­CHI­TEC­TURAL IN­DUS­TRY? sPEAK­ING ABOUT THE Uae AND G¢¢ SPECIf­i­CALLY, THE COUN­TRY IS KNOWN FOR ITS IN­CRED­I­BLE VI­SION AND IN­GE­NIOUS AR­CHI­TEC­TURAL FEATS. iT IS EX­CIT­ING TO WORK AMONG OTH­ERS WHO ARE COM­MIT­TED TO CRE­AT­ING IN­NO­VA­TIVE DE­SIGN SO­LU­TIONS

THAT HAVEN’T BEEN SEEN ELSE­WHERE. ¢UR­RENT TECH­NOL­OGY AD­VANCE­MENTS ARE ALSO EX­CIT­ING, AS THEY AL­LOW FOR MA­TE­RIAL IN­NO­VA­TION AND NEV­ERSEEN-BE­FORE DE­SIGN SO­LU­TIONS. fiHAT TOP­ICS DO YOU HOPE ARE AD­DRESSED AT THE DE­SIGN­mena sUM­MIT? i HOPE TO HEAR ABOUT DE­SIGN TRENDS FOR THE NEXT FEW YEARS, AND WHAT DE­SIGN­ERS AND AR­CHI­TECTS ARE CUR­RENTLY SOURC­ING FOR THEIR PROJECTS. tELL US MORE ABOUT WHAT YOUR COM­PANY IS CUR­RENTLY WORK­ING ON. AS A LEAD PART­NER OF OP­TI­MAL AN­TIMI­CRO­BIAL MA­TE­RI­ALS, LOTTE IN­NO­VATED A NEW SOLID­SUR­FACE PROD­UCT EVERMOIN, TO BE LAUNCHED IN EARLY 2019. IT CON­SISTS OF ANTI-MI­CRO­BIAL SUR­FACES FROM STARON WHICH CAN BE AP­PLIED TO AL­MOST ANY IN­TE­RIOR SPACE WITHIN A HEALTH­CARE FA­CIL­ITY. IMAG­INE CASE­WORK, WORK-STA­TIONS AND WALL-CLADDING IN A FUNC­TIONAL AND RE­NEW­ABLE MA­TE­RIAL THAT IS DURABLE, AS WELL AS UL­TRA HY­GIENIC.

mo­Ham­mad asem KHatib, re­GionalbUsi­ness def­feloP­ment man­aGer

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