Posted on February 08, 2011

Under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al Thani, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the State of Qatar

Energy City Qatar (ECQ), the first integrated energy hub in the Middle East, is demonstrating its green building and sustainable construction credentials as Gold Sponsor of the 1st Green Building Solutions Conference & Exhibition Doha 2011 taking place from 2nd to 4th March 2011.

Under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al Thani, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the State of Qatar and supported by the Barwa and Qatari Diar Research Institute, Green Building Solutions 2011 brings together leading construction companies, real estate developers, engineers, architects, government ministries and industry for a 2-day Conference at the Intercontinental Hotel Doha and a 7,500 sqm green solutions exhibition at the Doha Exhibition Center.

“Energy City Qatar’s participation as a Gold Sponsor in the Green Building  Solutions Conference & Exhibition demonstrates the prominent role it plays in the sustainable development in Qatar and the region” says Karim Zarka, CEO of exhibition organizer Qatar Expo.

Energy City Qatar is on track towards becoming the first fully integrated green eCity of its kind. It will also stand as a tangible testimony as the highest sustainability benchmark region-wide.

The infrastructure works of the US$2.6 billion Energy City Qatar are at the final stages of completion and vertical development is expected to begin within this first quarter of 2011.

As the region’s first integrated business center for the energy industry, Energy City Qatar is an international showcase for green building technology and innovations, and we are delighted to be  participating as a Gold Sponsor and Exhibitor at the 1stGreen Building Solutions, Doha 2011,” says Hesham Al Emadi, CEO of Energy City Qatar .

ECQ is located at Lusail, a new master development by Qatari Diar, approximately 20km north of Doha International Airport.

For details of Green Building Solutions Conference & Exhibition Doha 2011 delegate, exhibitor and sponsor opportunities visit the www.greenbuildingsolutionsdoha.com website.