• Doha

Sustainability Week

Sustainability Week

28-30 October 2018

Under the patronage of Her Excellency Sheikha Hind Bint Hamad Al Thani, Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation, Qatar Green Building Conference “2018 – The Impact” is Qatar Green Building Council’s (QGBC) 4th annual conference, which is scheduled to take place on 28-30 October at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC). 

This year, the conference will address major sustainability solutions and their impact on driving a more resilient built environment for Qatar, the Gulf region and beyond. The conference will take a lead in the debate on sustainability challenges and highlight research and industry best practice. It will help the construction and sustainable development sector deliver green building solutions to environmental challenges in Qatar, the region and the world.

This year, with the Al-Attiyah Foundation taking on the role of strategic partner, the foundation will host a number of private and public events over the course of the week.


Day 1:  28th October

Opening of the Qatar Green Building Conference, Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC)

  • Opening Ceremony Address – launch of Al-Attiyah Foundation best practice in CSR brochure
  • Gala Dinner Attendance for event sponsors and supporters
  • Best Practice in CSR Energy Award in association with the Al-Attiyah Foundation


Day 2:  29th October

Al-Attiyah Foundation as Official Hosts - Green Buildings Conference, QNCC

  • Panel Discussions: ‘The Role of the Energy Sector in Responding to Climate Change’ with expert panelists in cooperation with the ‘Center on Global Energy Policy’


Day 3:  30th October

Al-Attiyah Foundation Quarterly CEO Roundtable – Four Seasons Hotel, Doha

  • “The Geopolitics of Energy & Climate Change”
  • Standard CEO Round Table Format – Foundation member CEO’s invited
  • World-renowned experts from ‘Center on Global Energy Policy’
  • Closed Door Session / Chatham House Rules
  • White Paper Distributed Following Event


Day 4:  31st October

Energy Dialogue – Panel Discussion – Four Seasons Hotel, Doha 

  • For MD’s / GM’s etc. (Non-CEO)
  • Presentation Session followed by Panel Discussion Sessions:

               - “Geopolitics of Energy and Climate Change”

               - “Natural Gas Demand & Climate Change”