1st Conference on Public Works (kuwait) (MPW2007)

Venue: Sheraton - Kuwait City

Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait

Event Date/Time: Nov 10, 2007 End Date/Time: Nov 13, 2007
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 01, 2007
Paper Submission Date: May 15, 2007
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the principle aim of this conference is to highlight the achievements of Kuwait Ministry of Public Works in all related fields. It also demonstrates selective distinguished projects particularly in the GCC and in the Arab world in general.

Furthermore, the conference shall discuss ways to improve Public Works projects through the application of new technologies. In the same time, it shall present a sound environment to human resource development via exchange of experiences and opinions at conference sessions.
The conference shall focus on the encouragement of engineers to take initiatives in documenting their completed projects and present such projects in technical sessions for discussion and analysis.

This conference is directed to the following:

*Planners, Designers, Supervisors, Operators, and *Maintenance personnel of Public Works Projects
*Personnel involving in Quality Control of Projects
*Contractors, Manufacturers, and Suppliers of Equipment and Materials
*Investors in Infrastructures Projects

Conference Theme:
Conference topics shall cover Planning, Design, Construction, Operation and Maintenance, Human Resources Development, Merging Technologies, Finance, and Public- Private Sector Partnership in the following engineering fields:

1. Roads & Bridges
2. Environment, Sanitary drainage & Use of Treated Water
3. Public Buildings
4. Mega Projects of Special Structures

Abstracts submitted to the conference shall not exceed 300 words. Each abstract shall show title of paper, author's names, titles, positions, organizations, postal address, e-mail, and telephone numbers.

Abstracts should be submitted on the form shown on the conference internet site or by e-mail to:

Organizing Committee:

01. Eng. Abdul Aziz Al-Kulaib - Undersecretary , Committee Chairman
02. Eng. Abdullatif Al-Dekheel - Assistant Undersecretary (buildings)
03. Mr. Faisal Al-Hotty - Assistant Undersecretary (Planning & Development)
04. Eng. Hanadi Al-Wehib - Assistant Undersecretary (Roads)
05. Mr. Hameed Bu Shehry - Director (Public Relations)
06. Mr. Ali Al-Shemary - Director (Finance Affairs)
07. Mr. Maher Al Baghly - Ministry of Finance
08. Dr. Hashem Al-Tabtabaey - Kuwait University
09. Dr Mohamed Osman Abdelkader - Engineering Advisor
10. Dr. Sayed Metwali - Advisor
11. Dr. Ahmed Al-Jassar - Kuwait University
12. Mrs. Hanan Ba Hessain - Director (Administration Development)


Fahad Al-Salem Street
Kuwait City