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Sponsors & Partners
Gold Sponsor

Nakheel Landscapes is a leading company in the Middle East for the construction and maintenance of landscapes, with over 18 years of experience in Qatar, a total value of projects exceeding USD 795 million and more than 3,600 permanent staff.

The company’s activities cover the whole range of modern Public Realm landscaping, sports turf pitches, artificial surfaces and more.

Some of the remarkable on-going or recently completed contracts are Hamad International Airport,   The Pearl Qatar, Aspire Zone and Park, Sheraton Park, MIA Park, Lusail Development, Western Green Spine at Education City, Doha North Sewage Treatment Plant (planting of 95,000 trees), Aspire Turf Farm, Al Rayyan Football training pitches for SCDL and more.

During the past few years, Nakheel Landscapes has gained and advance expertise and unique experience in collection of seeds, propagation and production of native plants. Over 120 species of indigenous plants from Arabian Peninsula have been tested at the Nakheel Landscapes’ Shehaniya Nursery in cooperation with G.O.R.D.

Nakheel Landscapes has also specialized knowledge and experience in relocation of large specimen trees, relocation/restoration of mangrove, development of sustainable materials for landscaping.

For more information, please visit www.nakheellandscapes.com/.

 

2017 Sponsors & Partners

Gold Sponsor

Nakheel Landscapes is a leading company in the Middle East for the construction and maintenance of landscapes, with over 18 years of experience in Qatar, a total value of projects exceeding USD 795 million and more than 3,600 permanent staff.

The company’s activities cover the whole range of modern Public Realm landscaping, sports turf pitches, artificial surfaces and more.

Some of the remarkable on-going or recently completed contracts are Hamad International Airport,   The Pearl Qatar, Aspire Zone and Park, Sheraton Park, MIA Park, Lusail Development, Western Green Spine at Education City, Doha North Sewage Treatment Plant (planting of 95,000 trees), Aspire Turf Farm, Al Rayyan Football training pitches for SCDL and more.

During the past few years, Nakheel Landscapes has gained and advance expertise and unique experience in collection of seeds, propagation and production of native plants. Over 120 species of indigenous plants from Arabian Peninsula have been tested at the Nakheel Landscapes’ Shehaniya Nursery in cooperation with G.O.R.D.

Nakheel Landscapes has also specialized knowledge and experience in relocation of large specimen trees, relocation/restoration of mangrove, development of sustainable materials for landscaping.

For more information, please visit www.nakheellandscapes.com/.

 
Associate Sponsors

Aqua-Masters Qatar Co. WLL is a Specialised Contractor in the Design and Build of Water Features, Lakes, Fountains, Rivers, Swimming Pools, SPA, Hydrotherapy, Soft and Hard Landscaping & Irrigation.

 It has a presence of over twenty years in Qatar and has designed & built prestigious projects such as the Aspire Lake, Aqua-Park Qatar , the Lakes at Porto Arabia at the Pearl, and has undertaken a series of Landscape and Irrigation Projects at Mesaieed and elsewhere.

Aqua-Masters Qatar is a member of WWA (World Water Park Association) and SPATA (Swimming Pool and Associate Trades Association).

Aqua-Masters Qatar takes pride in the expertise and experience of its Human Capital, its focus on innovation and technology and above all its dedication to providing high quality services to its esteemed Clients in the noble society of Qatar.

For more information, please visit www.aqua-masters.com.cy.

 

GHESA, has more than 50 years of experience in the design, project and installation of Dancing, Musical and Multimedia Fountains, and Multimedia shows.

Since 1963, GHESA has designed and installed more than 3000 Projects all over the world and has conquered some of the main projects in the area.

Among the multiple projects developed by GHESA, some of them deserve special relevance, like:

  • City of Dreams Macau/China
  • The BIGGEST Floating Multimedia Fountain in the Middle East, Sharjah, UAE.
  • The largest Multimedia Fountain of Latin America, Brasilia, Brazil.
  • The BIGGEST set (13) Cybernetic and Multimedia Fountains for a Urban Park, Lima, Peru
  • 187 Fountains in the Princes Noura University for Women, Riyadh, KSA.

GHESA relies on its staff’s experience, including Architects, Creative Designers, Landscape Architects, Engineers, Programmers, etc., to provide: the best projects, always with top quality materials and exclusive (patented) equipments; state-of-the-art technology to control Water, Light and Sound.

For more information, please visit www.ghesafuentes.com/en/ .

 

WATERMASTER is a 40-year-old leading company specialized in water related projects encompassing:

WELLNESS & POOLS  |  WATER FEATURES  |  WATER TREATMENT

With over 6 000 completed projects around the world and a highly-qualified team of 800, today the company has all capabilities and resources in-house to undertake turnkey projects from A to Z in the role of a complex solution provider. WATERMASTER excels at handling of all stages of projects via adopting a Design – Develop – Execute & Maintain approach. As a result, a valuable, turnkey solution is ensured in a timely manner, meeting the best standards of excellence and the client’s vision.

High level of specialty in water related projects have ensured WATERMASTER several nominations to execute the most prestigious water features in locations such as: The Pearl Island Water Features (a total of 30 water features), famous hotel chains - Hilton, Ritz-Carlton, Intercontinental, Tawar Mall or Katara Amphitheater.

For more information, please visit www.watermaster.me.

 
Networking Sponsors

WT Burden Middle East operates two distinct business divisions: STREET FURNITURE & PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT and MEP & CIVILS, offering world class products for over 9 years to the GCC market with highly trained sales and technical staff and as a part of the Burdens Group over 80 years to the UK, Australia and USA.

WT Burden is with the client from concept stage until installation, offering products and services to fit the project’s requirements from design, cultural, economical and environmental point of view. The team will assist with customizing any of catalogue products or designing completely new solutions for the projects.

For more information, please visit www.wtburden.ae.

 

Creating Better Spaces

Established for over a century, Marshalls is the largest supplier of hard landscaping materials in the UK and has exported to overseas markets in more than fifty countries for over 25 years. No other manufacturer in the world can match Marshalls’ product range or experience in supplying superior hard landscaping products to commercial buildings, homes, residential projects, roads and all manner of public & private spaces.

Today, Marshalls is recognised as the market leader in the UK and continues to supply overseas markets with its’ wide range of time-proven products and pioneering new designs. Whether your project requires innovative concrete products, superior natural stone, counter terrorism solutions or water management solutions, you can be confident that Marshalls products will give you better, safer and more sustainable landscapes.

For more information, please visit www.marshalls.co.uk/.

 
Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar is part of:

For more information, please visit www.qatarsustainabilityweek.com.

 
Supporting Organisations

QGBC was launched in 2009 by Qatar Foundation to promote and equip a sustainable building industry for Qatar, thus responding to Qatar National Vision 2030’s call for sustainable development and environmental protection.

Qatar Green Building Council is driving sustainable growth in Qatar through education and networking programmes, demonstrating commitment to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and environment-friendly building-practices. We operate along three pillars: technical expertise development, research and innovation, and sustainability education and training.

QGBC, a non-profit organization, depends on the strength of its members and volunteers to promote and achieve its vision in the best way possible. Since its founding in 2009, QGBC has developed a relatively large network of members who take on various responsibilities including volunteering, supporting QGBC by steering the agendas of the various interest groups, driving sustainability initiatives, providing support at events, and conducting education outreach initiatives.

For more information, please visit www.qatargbc.org/.

 

The International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) is a global association of experienced professional planners. It was founded in 1965 in a bid to bring together recognised and highly-qualified planners in an international network. The ISOCARP network brings together individual and institutional members from more than 80 countries worldwide. As a non-governmental organisation ISOCARP is recognized by the UN, UNHCS and the Council of Europe. The Society also has a formal consultative status with UNESCO.

The objectives of ISOCARP include the improvement of planning practice through the creation of a global and active network of practitioners. ISOCARP encourages the exchange of professional knowledge between planners, promotes the planning profession in all its forms, stimulates and improves planning research, training and education and enhances public awareness and understanding of major planning issues at a global level.
The association‘s main event is the annual World Congress, which focuses on a globally-significant planning theme and which takes place in a different country each year.
 

For more information, please visit www.isocarp.org.

 

The Qur’anic Botanic Garden, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, the first of its kind in the world announced to exhibit all the plant species mentioned in the Holy Qur’an, and those in the Hadith and Sunnah (Sayings & traditions of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH). The Qur’anic Botanic Garden was inaugurated by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, on 17 September 2008. To mark the event, she planted the Garden’s very first tree, the Sidra (Ziziphus spina-christi Willd, Sidr), which is also the symbol of the Foundation. The Garden exhibits the botanical terms mentioned in the Holy Qur’an, explaining the significance of their mention in the Holy Qur’an, as well as the scientific explanations of composition, application and usefulness to man. It inspires appreciation of nature by encouraging respect and responsibility for our environment.

For more information, please visit www.qbg.org.qa .

 
Gold Sponsor

Nakheel Landscapes is a leading company in the Middle East for the construction and maintenance of landscapes, with over 18 years of experience in Qatar, a total value of projects exceeding USD 795 million and more than 3,600 permanent staff.

The company’s activities cover the whole range of modern Public Realm landscaping, sports turf pitches, artificial surfaces and more.

Some of the remarkable on-going or recently completed contracts are Hamad International Airport,   The Pearl Qatar, Aspire Zone and Park, Sheraton Park, MIA Park, Lusail Development, Western Green Spine at Education City, Doha North Sewage Treatment Plant (planting of 95,000 trees), Aspire Turf Farm, Al Rayyan Football training pitches for SCDL and more.

During the past few years, Nakheel Landscapes has gained and advance expertise and unique experience in collection of seeds, propagation and production of native plants. Over 120 species of indigenous plants from Arabian Peninsula have been tested at the Nakheel Landscapes’ Shehaniya Nursery in cooperation with G.O.R.D.

Nakheel Landscapes has also specialized knowledge and experience in relocation of large specimen trees, relocation/restoration of mangrove, development of sustainable materials for landscaping.

For more information, please visit www.nakheellandscapes.com/.

 
Associate Sponsors

GHESA, has more than 50 years of experience in the design, project and installation of Dancing, Musical and Multimedia Fountains, and Multimedia shows.

Since 1963, GHESA has designed and installed more than 3000 Projects all over the world and has conquered some of the main projects in the area.

Among the multiple projects developed by GHESA, some of them deserve special relevance, like:

  • City of Dreams Macau/China
  • The BIGGEST Floating Multimedia Fountain in the Middle East, Sharjah, UAE.
  • The largest Multimedia Fountain of Latin America, Brasilia, Brazil.
  • The BIGGEST set (13) Cybernetic and Multimedia Fountains for a Urban Park, Lima, Peru
  • 187 Fountains in the Princes Noura University for Women, Riyadh, KSA.

GHESA relies on its staff’s experience, including Architects, Creative Designers, Landscape Architects, Engineers, Programmers, etc., to provide: the best projects, always with top quality materials and exclusive (patented) equipments; state-of-the-art technology to control Water, Light and Sound.

For more information, please visit www.ghesafuentes.com/en/ .

 

KDF LTD (www.kdf.gr) is one of the most dynamic, export-oriented European companies in producing and trading a wide range of sports, decorative and industrial floorings.
With one factory in Greece, one in Turkey and a trading/manufacturing company in UAE (PREMIUM FLOORING SYSTEMS) KDF is providing complete acrylic or polyurethane-based solutions for indoor & outdoor sports courts and halls, wet-pour playgrounds, running/jogging and bicycle tracks, PU binders and PU glues.
Our recent new member in the KDF family of companies, the GLOW.PRO COMPANY provides high performance luminescent glow-in-the-dark decorative systems and for numerous applications that are meant to GLOW YOUR LIFE literally.
We have more than 130 active clients in Middle East and more than 3000000 square meters applied in the whole region, with our certified systems by ITF, IAAF, EU norms, LNE, LABOSPORT, ISASPORT.

For more information, please visit www.kdf.gr/.

 

WATERMASTER is a 40-year-old leading company specialized in water related projects encompassing:

WELLNESS & POOLS  |  WATER FEATURES  |  WATER TREATMENT

With over 6 000 completed projects around the world and a highly-qualified team of 800, today the company has all capabilities and resources in-house to undertake turnkey projects from A to Z in the role of a complex solution provider. WATERMASTER excels at handling of all stages of projects via adopting a Design – Develop – Execute & Maintain approach. As a result, a valuable, turnkey solution is ensured in a timely manner, meeting the best standards of excellence and the client’s vision.

High level of specialty in water related projects have ensured WATERMASTER several nominations to execute the most prestigious water features in locations such as: The Pearl Island Water Features (a total of 30 water features), famous hotel chains - Hilton, Ritz-Carlton, Intercontinental, Tawar Mall or Katara Amphitheater.

For more information, please visit www.watermaster.me.

 

Bring your buildings to life with living walls

ANS Global are market leaders in living walls around the globe. Create green vertical gardens, living walls of wildflowers, moss art or green roofs.  The possibilities really are endless. Our living walls can be designed, planted and maintained for any structure from high street supermarkets and retail spaces to high rise offices or hotels and make stunning features in homes and gardens. Far more than just an eco-statement, our products and expertise make possible a total transformation of the built environment.

For more information, please visit www.ansgroupglobal.com.

 
Networking Partners

Established in the UAE in 1978, Gebal Co LLC is an established market leader in the provision of Play Equipment, Safety Flooring, Shading and Street Furniture. Our installations can be found far and wide across the UAE, from the heights of the Burj Khalifa and Jebel Hafeet mountains, to the Abu Dhabi Corniche Parks and Yas Island Formula 1 Track.

Employing more than 60 qualified staff, Gebal Co LLC has a highly experienced technical sales team who offer a level of expertise unrivalled in the Play and Leisure sector. With over 30 years of experience of working in the UAE and with a product portfolio comprising the very best international companies in the field, we offer a high quality turnkey solution for your parks and play equipment requirements.

Our main customer markets are Municipalities, Landscape Contractors and Schools in both the private and public sector.

Our products carry approvals from all major UAE Government Departments, including Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Municipalities, Abu Dhabi Education Council, ALDAR, Sorouh, ADNOC, EMAAR, Nakheel and Police Departments.

Our core strength is our ability to commit to projects from design inception to installation completion. We strive to make the provision of quality play and outdoor leisure area a simple and effective process for our customers.

For more information, please visit www.gebalgroup.com/.

 

Kinley’s vision is to help landscape architects and contractors make the most of space and improve outdoor environments of all kinds. Recognised for its market leading brands, Kinley products are available worldwide.

The company’s AluExcel edging is made from 100% recycled aluminium and its flexible but tough design makes it the ultimate solution for hard surfaces. The aluminium edging system is lightweight and will not rust or rot, ensuring a durable and sleek edging detail ideal for resin bonded or loose gravel, blocks, bricks, paving slabs or kerb edging.

Its range of products also includes planters and retaining structures in aluminium and steel, as well as high performance composite decking, porcelain paving and support structures for terrace environments. Kinley’s products have been supplied to renowned projects including visionary retail and residential development City Walk, Dubai.

Kinley believe in making the most of every space. Everything the company does is about turning inspired ideas into places people can enjoy. With the right products, expertise and ambition, amazing things can happen and inspired places are made possible. Kinley’s team of experts help ideas come alive and can advise on projects from design to completion.

For more information, please visit www.kinley.co.uk.

 

Qatar Paving Stones is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Qatar Industrial Manufacturing Company (QIMC) and is one of the largest manufacturers, suppliers and installers of concrete products in the State of Qatar. The QPS factory is located at the outskirts of Doha, very close to Umm Bab interchange No 42. The factory is equipped to produce concrete products such as interlocking paving blocks, kerb stones and masonry blocks.  Our new lines of products are Antara, Cassetta, Tegula, Multicolored Stones, Arena, shot blasted, coated and IL campo

For more information, please visit qatarpavingstones.com/.

 

With over 40 years experience, Consent is specialized in an extensive range of  Concrete products varying from Granix tiles, Interlocking pavers, Kerbstones, Masonry Blocks, Retaining wall products, custom made precast elements as well as licensed products from renowned international companies -  Terraforce, Keystone, Metten, Rosetta , Permatrak and Urabstyle.

At Consent, we believe in innovation and constantly endeavor to achieve higher standards of quality. Our 3 factories in Dubai, UAE  are equipped with advanced technology and are fully automated for maximum production efficiency. Many of our Plants & equipments are running on all energy efficient technologies. All production is carried out with strict quality control and in compliance with local and international standards.  We have a strong R&D that helps develop new products and improve our existing range. We are also strongly involved with Green Building initiatives be it products with high SRI , use of recycled materials , permeable pavers , low maintenance cost products etc.

It is our pleasure providing Concrete solutions.

For more information, please visit www.consent.ae.

 

For more information, please visit www.cavatorta.it/.

 

Desert Group owns and manages the largest nurseries setup in UAE, including sub-setups in Thailand and Qatar. A team of professionally trained and highly motivated people makes us one of the most important producers of horticultural materials in the Middle East region. We are able to offer an extensive range of consistent and high quality plants stock.

For more information, please visit www.desertgroup.ae/en/index.html.

 

Creating Better Spaces

Established for over a century, Marshalls is the largest supplier of hard landscaping materials in the UK and has exported to overseas markets in more than fifty countries for over 25 years. No other manufacturer in the world can match Marshalls’ product range or experience in supplying superior hard landscaping products to commercial buildings, homes, residential projects, roads and all manner of public & private spaces.

Today, Marshalls is recognised as the market leader in the UK and continues to supply overseas markets with its’ wide range of time-proven products and pioneering new designs. Whether your project requires innovative concrete products, superior natural stone, counter terrorism solutions or water management solutions, you can be confident that Marshalls products will give you better, safer and more sustainable landscapes.

For more information, please visit www.marshalls.co.uk/.

 

Real wood veneer, translucent stone and marble, mother of pearl, Swarovski Crystals, fabrics, foils, various metal meshes, real grass, skeleton leaves, bast fibres and much more, embedded between two or more layers of glass and inseparable conjoined.

A unique methode, where layers of glass with customized interlayers are getting laminated, which is called laminated safety glass.

Design elements for the interior and exterior, which can be used for all sorts of applications such as wind screens, wall claddings, balustrades, faccade elements, canopies, sunscreen elements, water walls, shower screens, table tops, doors, elevator claddings, dividers, splashbacks and more.

Types of glass: customized! Low iron glass, float glass, patterned glass, lacquered glass, mirrors and more.

Addition: assembling to IGU´s or fire resistant screens possible

Element size: max. 5000 x 1600 mm

Production batch: from one piece  

Delivery: worldwide

 

For more information, please visit /www.glass-inspiration.com.

 

Blue Stream specializes in urban street furniture, outdoor play and fitness systems, shade & fence structures, natural pool systems and a variety of landscape elements. As the most experienced industry leader in the region, we have been in the Middle East for over 16 years spear heading some of the most prestigious and ground breaking projects. With our own fully functional offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Muscat and Mumbai we guarantee personalized attention for projects like no one else. 

Our gamut of high quality products include - benches, planters, litter bins, lighting elements, bollards, tree grates, bicycle racks, barriers & fencing, bus shelters, play systems, fitness systems, natural swimming pools, shade & fence structures - basically every kind of outdoor urban element.  We work closely with our associate design studios in Italy, Scandinavia, Spain and with factories across Europe to deliver outstanding designs at phenomenal value.

For nearly two decades we have been the partner of choice among architects, consultants, construction professionals and end users for all kinds of urban enhancements. We offer complete turnkey solutions from design, manufacture, supply, installation and maintenance. We work with a variety of materials from wood, stone, steel, aluminium, fibreglass to cast iron to name a few. From the drawing board all the way to the final delivery of the street scape - we work meticulously with every stake holder in the project.

For more information, please visit www.bluestreamme.com.

 

WT Burden Middle East operates two distinct business divisions: STREET FURNITURE & PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT and MEP & CIVILS, offering world class products for over 9 years to the GCC market with highly trained sales and technical staff and as a part of the Burdens Group over 80 years to the UK, Australia and USA.

WT Burden is with the client from concept stage until installation, offering products and services to fit the project’s requirements from design, cultural, economical and environmental point of view. The team will assist with customizing any of catalogue products or designing completely new solutions for the projects.

For more information, please visit www.wtburden.ae.

 
Lanyard Sponsor

Company Mission

To improve the quality of life for all who live, work, and visit urban environments by facilitating the successful establishment of sustainable, green infrastructure in our cities.

Company Vision

As an international company leading the field of urban tree planting and green infrastructure, our vision is to be recognized as the essential partner in creating and implementing long term sustainable landscape design solutions in urban areas. With a name for quality and proven products, and best practice methodologies for integrating trees as living green elements into streets and urban spaces for the benefit of all, we strive to be the automatic, first choice solutions provider for landscape architects, urban designers and planners, civil engineers, and arborists.

For more information, please visit www.greenblue.com/gb/ .

 
Supporting Organisations

QGBC was launched in 2009 by Qatar Foundation to promote and equip a sustainable building industry for Qatar, thus responding to Qatar National Vision 2030’s call for sustainable development and environmental protection.

Qatar Green Building Council is driving sustainable growth in Qatar through education and networking programmes, demonstrating commitment to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and environment-friendly building-practices. We operate along three pillars: technical expertise development, research and innovation, and sustainability education and training.

QGBC, a non-profit organization, depends on the strength of its members and volunteers to promote and achieve its vision in the best way possible. Since its founding in 2009, QGBC has developed a relatively large network of members who take on various responsibilities including volunteering, supporting QGBC by steering the agendas of the various interest groups, driving sustainability initiatives, providing support at events, and conducting education outreach initiatives.

For more information, please visit www.qatargbc.org/.

 

The Qur’anic Botanic Garden, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, the first of its kind in the world announced to exhibit all the plant species mentioned in the Holy Qur’an, and those in the Hadith and Sunnah (Sayings & traditions of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH). The Qur’anic Botanic Garden was inaugurated by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, on 17 September 2008. To mark the event, she planted the Garden’s very first tree, the Sidra (Ziziphus spina-christi Willd, Sidr), which is also the symbol of the Foundation. The Garden exhibits the botanical terms mentioned in the Holy Qur’an, explaining the significance of their mention in the Holy Qur’an, as well as the scientific explanations of composition, application and usefulness to man. It inspires appreciation of nature by encouraging respect and responsibility for our environment.

For more information, please visit www.qbg.org.qa .

 

The International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) is a global association of experienced professional planners. It was founded in 1965 in a bid to bring together recognised and highly-qualified planners in an international network. The ISOCARP network brings together individual and institutional members from more than 80 countries worldwide. As a non-governmental organisation ISOCARP is recognized by the UN, UNHCS and the Council of Europe. The Society also has a formal consultative status with UNESCO.

The objectives of ISOCARP include the improvement of planning practice through the creation of a global and active network of practitioners. ISOCARP encourages the exchange of professional knowledge between planners, promotes the planning profession in all its forms, stimulates and improves planning research, training and education and enhances public awareness and understanding of major planning issues at a global level.
The association‘s main event is the annual World Congress, which focuses on a globally-significant planning theme and which takes place in a different country each year.
 

For more information, please visit www.isocarp.org.