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The infrastructure of Expo 2020 Dubai: creating a complete city
In October 2020, Dubai will open the World Expo. But before then, a whole city is being created. So how is this huge project coming along and how is it managed? We look at the infrastructure of Expo 2020 Dubai.
Ahmed Al Khatib is the Chief Development and Delivery Officer for Expo 2020 Dubai. He oversees the delivery and management of the site’s masterplan, including its supporting utilities. This includes infrastructure services, roads, networks and transportation. He is also an important driver of the sustainability of the site. He spoke to Blooloop about managing such a large project.
Ahmed Al Khatib has a strong background in civil engineering and has worked on many well-known projects in and around Dubai during his career. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from a University in the United States, before studying for a Management Certificate at the London Business School.