25-28 NOV 2019


Speaker Name

William Bennett

desert INK

Senior Landscape Architect

AboutWilliam Bennett

William Bennett is a leading proponent of positive change in landscape design. Since arriving in the U.A.E. his vision has celebrated contextually driven design through the use of local materials and native plant species in contemporary landscapes. Innovations in sustainability and a passion for enhancing people’s lives have been integral to Will’s success in leading some of the region’s most exciting recent projects such as ‘The Block’ at Dubai Design District and the Sustainability Pavilion landscape for Expo 2020.

Will enjoys contributing to the design profession with numerous credits in leading journals, along with awards including Design of the Year for his premiere project in the region in 2015, Landscape Project of the Year and Young Talent of the Year in 2018.

Will was educated in the UK and graduated from The University of Sheffield with a Master’s in Landscape Architecture, with Distinction. He is currently Senior Landscape Architect with desert INK.

Workshop ByWilliam Bennett