Speaker Name

Steven Velegrinis


AILA PIA LEED ND AP, Head of Masterplanning & Director of Operations

AboutSteven Velegrinis

Steven grew up in Australia and pursued a career in Urban Planning & Heritage Conservation before embarking on a career in Landscape Architecture. A career that would take him into the Asian and Middle East region. After spending almost a decade based in Singapore Steven moved to the UAE and has practiced there for the last 10 years.

His recent work has included Urban Design projects such as the Dubai Design District Masterplan, Qatar Science and Technology Park Masterplan, Bogacay Creek Masterplan in Antalya, The Mount Masterplan in Muscat, Le Marais Masterplan in Rabat, Morocco and the Hatta Tourism Masterplan. He has also led the site design and landscape architecture of a series of Hospitality projects including the Chedi, Ras Al Hadd, La Ville Hotel and City Walk Residential in Dubai, Kempinski The Wave Muscat and Hakkasan Restaurant in Emirates Towers Dubai.

He remains involved in the development of the profession through his speaking engagements and research initiatives which have included speaking at the Harvard Graduate School of Design and Cambridge University.


Workshop BySteven Velegrinis

Day 1 Opening Remarks – Chairman

28 Nov 2018 10.00 - 10.10

Day 1 Closing Remarks - Chairman

28 Nov 2018 17.20 - 17.30