Dr. Reem Sabouni assistant professor in the Civil Engineering Department at ALHOSN University was among the invited speakers at the Middle East Concrete (MEC) and PMV Live seminar series at The Big 5 event held in Dubai World Trade Center on the 25th of November 2015.
The Big 5 four day event has been running for the last 35 years and is considered the largest construction event in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). . This event regularly attracts thousands of participants and had around 3000 exhibitors from more than 60 countries this year. Several scholars and researchers from other UAE and international Universities, in addition to key figures from the construction industry from the MENA region, participated with their state of the art presentations and projects.
The seminar delivered by Dr. Reem Sabouni titled “Exploring the effect of Soil Structure Interaction (SSI) on the response of structures” was part of a comprehensive educational program run by The Big 5. The seminar was well attended and received by the audience. The seminar presentation was preapproved by the MEC organizing committee and has been CPD certified where attendees earned 0.5 hr CPD credit.