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David McKenna and Matt Kitson host future of design talk at Qatar University for Qatar 2017 Sustainability Week

This week our international team presented at Qatar University (QU) as part of this year’s Qatar Sustainability Week 2017, which runs until 4th November. The sustainability themed public lecture focused on the challenges and opportunities to be faced by the next generation of engineers during the next 40 years.

Following on from an opening address by Regional Director of Hilson Moran Qatar Matt Kitson, David McKenna, Principal Sustainability Consultant hosted a talk on ‘how new technologies and design techniques must be adopted in order to achieve the Qatar National Vision 2030 and beyond’. The talk was jointly held with the Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Department of the College of Engineering at QU which also saw students from the university present their concept building designs for entry into the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018.

 

To find out more about the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018 and this year’s Qatar Sustainability Week by Qatar Green Building Council see:

https://solardecathlonme.com/
http://www.qatarsustainabilityweek.com/qsw-events-list-2017

Hilson Moran @HilsonMoran