Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has revealed that the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), DP World, Emaar, and PMI will co-organise the sixth Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF), on 7-10 December, 2019 with the theme ‘Cultural Diversity’ under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council.
Commenting on the collaboration, director-general and chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of RTA, HE Mattar Al Tayer, said: “DIPMF offers a great platform for showcasing the importance of projects innovation in driving the development process. Dubai stands out as a graphic example in this field thanks to the array of giant and creative projects that have elevated the profile of the city and transformed it into a global business and tourist hub.”
Sharing his thoughts on the event, chairman of Emaar Properties, HE Mohamed Al Abbar, said: “DIPMF echoes the directives and vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to raise the standing of Dubai as a global centre for innovation in infrastructural projects that define the future of smart cities.”
HE Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, group chairman and chief executive officer of DP World, said: “Successful partnerships were and are still one of the key pillars of Dubai growth and evolution into a premier global hub that serves a densely populated region and in record time. The infrastructures underpinning this development completed over the past 30 years have set the base for sound cooperation of leading government entities such as RTA and DP World.”