Organised by:

Gold Sponsor


Silver Sponsor


Official Evacuation Partner


Official Mock Court Trial Partner





Supported by


Safety Training Partner


08:00 Registration and networking
09:00 Conference inauguration
09:05 Welcome by Conference Chair
09:15 Keynote presentation: Qatar law and current safety practices - Qatar Ministry of Labor (TBC)
09:45 Qatar construction specification
Ehab Saleh, Senior Safety Engineer Quality & Safety Department, ASHGHAL
10:15 The road to zero accidents – a zero tolerance approach
Alan Crawford, HSE Specialist, Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy 2022
10:45 Coffee break and networking
11:15 Construction site safety
Waleed Ghanem, Head of Health& Safety, Arab Engineering Bureau
11:45 Importance of hand safety at the work place - a world of innovative safety solutions
Syed Farrukh Ali, Territory Sales Manager, Ansell Middle East
Mohammed Jamad, Consultant, Oil & Gas – Middle East, Ansell Middle East
  • Air quality monitoring, improvement and emission management
  • Environmental requirements, climate change and accurate monitoring
  • Regulatory obligations - inventory and standards
12:45 Prayer, conference lunch and networking
14:00 Implementing culture change through safety leadership and stakeholder alignment
Nicole Ivers, SH&E Director, AECOM Qatar
14:30 Safety aspect in the cement sector
Ali Nadeem Alinadeem, Head HSE, Qatar National Cement Company
15:00 Panel discussion: Construction & Industrial health and safety regulations to match international standards versus Qatar Construction Standards 2010
15:30 Closing remarks
End of day 1
08:30 Registration and networking
09:00 Welcome by conference chair
09:15 Keynote Presentation: How to prepare for the implementation of Qatar’s new fire safety legislation – Qatar Civil Defence (TBC)
09:45 Understanding compliances for fire safety
  • Fire Safety Codes simplified
  • Tools to minimise fire risk
  • Tools to achieve and demonstrate compliancesTesting and certification
Abhishek Chhabra, Business Development, Thomas Bell-Wright International Consultants
10:15 Coffee break & networking
10:45 ASHGHAL third party approval list
Yasser Berzan, Safety Specialist Quality & Safety Department, ASHGHAL
11:15 Safety and security rules & regulations in oil, gas, construction & petrochemical industries to comply with Qatar Civil Defence
Samir Hasan, HSE Manager, Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO)
11:45 Evacuation - a no-nonsense approach
Gary Hicks, General Manager, Evac+Chair International Ltd (DMCC Branch)
12:15 Evacuation strategies and safety system requirements for high occupancy buildings
12:45 Prayer, conference lunch & networking
13:45 Safety metrics tools and techniques for measuring safety performance
Aissa Mekentichi, HSE Specialist/Consultant, Sonatrach (Algeria)
14:15 Mock Court Trial and discussion - workplace health and safety
  • Justice system after serious accident at work
Clyde & Co. International Law Firm
15:30 Closing remarks
End of day 2
Download Aganda