11-12 September 2023 | 2pm-6pm

Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre

Under The Patronage of His Excellency Mr. Majid Abdullah Al-Hogail The Minister of Municipal, Rural Affairs and Housing. The Saudi Contractors Authority and dmg events organize the Saudi Infrastructure Summit that will be co-located with Saudi Infrastructure Expo from 11 – 13 September 2023 at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center.

Delivering Vision 2030 and transforming
Saudi Arabia's infrastructure

Saudi Infrastructure Summit delivers high-value content and opinion for delegates

The Saudi Infrastructure Summit, organized by dmg events and Saudi Contractors Authority, is a two-day exclusive high-level gathering of government leaders, infrastructure experts and policymakers focused on delivering the ambitious Vision 2030 and catalyzing a transformational shift in Saudi Arabia’s infrastructure and water landscape.

With nearly $1 trillion invested in construction and real estate projects, the nation is forging ahead to build a solid foundation for economic growth and realize its vision of a thriving society.


Industry leaders driving
towards Vision 2030

Eng. Sultan bin Hussein Al Mashhour

Deputy Minister of ProjectsMinistry of Municipal and Rural Affairs

H.E. Eng. Badr Abdullah Al-Dulami

Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Transport for Road Affairs. Acting CEO of the General Roads Authority.

Eng. Zakaria bin Abdulrahman Al-Abdulqader

Chairman of the Board of DirectorsSaudi Contractors Authority

Mohammed S. Halawani

Chief Executive OfficerInternational Water Distribution Co. (TAWZEA)

Eng. Khaled Al Qureshi

CEOSaudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC)

Taha Alsafi

Work & Labor Standards DirectorSaudi Contractors Authority

Alfonso Senatore

SVP – SustainabilitySports Boulevard Foundation

Mark Dyson

Director, Head of InfrastructureTurner & Townsend

Abdulelah Al Sheikh

Country Director - KSAJacobs

Ian RedMayne

Partner | Middle East RegionBuroHappold

Francis Dougan

Vice President and Program DirectorParsons Saudi Arabia

Greg Djerejian

Group Head of Investments & LegalRed Sea Global

Mark Jamieson

Executive DirectorHanmiglobal

Julio de la Rosa

Water Solutions DirectorAcciona

Eng. Mohammed Alhajjaj


Paul McKeown

Chief Executive OfficerHanmiglobal

Paul Pring

Senior Director InfrastructureDiriyah

Day 1: Building tomorrow's infrastructure

On Day 1 of the summit, speakers emphasized the importance of stakeholder collaboration, including among the public and private sectors and project owners, while building trust to deliver mega and giga projects efficiently. Another key takeaway was the growing use of modular and offsite construction in delivering some of the most complex projects, as well as the role of BIM 360 in connecting stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.

The panel discussion on driving net zero and circularity in infrastructure featured several well-known faces, including Emma Dannemiller, Head of Sustainability and Risk, ENOWA; Steve Lemoine, CEO and General Manager Middle East, Dalkia EDF Group. The session on adopting smart investment decisions to support infrastructure development introduced Greg Djerejian, Group Head of Investments & Legal, Red Sea Global.


Day 2: Improving water resilience in Saudi Arabia

Day 2 of the summit focused on an exclusive and high-level gathering of leaders and policy makers from the water industry.

A key takeaway from the final day of the summit was the need to increase the participation of private sector in delivering the National Water Strategy while enhancing the collaboration between stakeholders to meet the growing water demand. Another highlight was the emphasis on discovering key trends in public-private partnerships in water supply and sanitation.

The Saudi Infrastructure Summit brought together experts from the public and the private sector to discuss the transformative future of the infrastructure and water industries. The summit became a platform for the community to come together and find the technology and solutions to support the further growth of the sectors,” said Muhammed Kazi, Vice President – Construction at dmg events.


Summit Programme 2023

2023 Summit
Sponsors and Partners

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Inspiring Content

Hear from our experts on how you and your team can support Saudi Arabia’s ambitious transformation through smart technology and sustainable master planning.



Build important relationships and partnerships with influential authorities and governing bodies attending from Saudi Arabia and wider Middle East and African communities.


Knowledge transfer

Learn about the innovative technologies helping build the cities of the future and solutions that will help you to implement sustainable strategies.


CPD points

All Summits are CPD-certified. Attending the Summit will help you take away valuable knowledge to share with colleagues, clients, and partners.

Who should attend?

Organization Type

  • Architectural Firm
  • Consultants
  • Contractor
  • Developers
  • Engineering
  • Financial Institutions
  • Government
  • Technology Providers

Job Titles

  • Chairmen
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Chief Project Delivery Officers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Directors
  • Project Owners
  • Regional Managers
  • Vice Presidents


Industry Reports


Saudi Infrastructure Summit - Summary Paper

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Jeddah Construction Market Outlook Report

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