UFSC 2017

International Congress

    URBAN Future & smart cities

16,17 April 2017

dubai, uae

event flyer

UFSC 2017 provides a knowledge-based forum to dedicating ideas and practical achievements by Urban planners, scholars and engineers with their recent findings as well as executed projects implementing. 

UFSC 2017 is endorsed by:

International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP)

BENEFITS and highlights

  • Networking beyond a scientific and professional society
  • Speaking and Idea sharing with a group of experts in Urban Developers, Planners and Engineers
  • Approved Certification from lead and well-known global organization 
  • Publishing your research achievements in highly impact and visible proceedings
  • Enjoy a free city sighting tour after the congress to see the last updates of Urban Development and Planning in Dubai, The heart of developed cities in Asia
  • Awards and Certificates in Three levels of Students, Scholars and Professionals


Training partners


"UFSC 2017" will cover diverse ranges of applied and theoretical aspects of Urban Planning, Development and Engineering. The main thematic issues of discussing through the event will include, But not limited to:

Urban Infrastructures Development, Smart Cities, Urban Environment and Greening, Professional Urban Education, Socialized Urban Planning, Policies and Regulations on Urban Development, Case studies in Best Practices of Urban Planning, Project Management Standardization in Urban Development and Sustainability in Urban Planning.

congress chairs

General Chair: Prof. Khalid Z. EL Adli, Ph.D., Assoc. AIA, F. Assoc. ASLA, Principal Partner and Managing Director, EAG Consulting; Vice President, International Society of City and Regional Planners - ISOCARP, The Hague; Former Governor of Giza and Associate Dean and Professor of Urban Design & Landscape Architecture, FURP - Cairo University, Egypt

Scientific Chair: Prof. Fattaneh Daneshmand Malayeri, Ph.D, PDF, Managing Director of Asia Center of Energy, Environment and Ecology - Certified Urban Planning Researcher - Assistant Professor, University of Applied Science and Technology, Tehran Municipality Branch, Iran

Scientific co-Chair: Prof. Luc Hens, VITO - Flemish Institute for Technological Research, Mol, Belgium

Sessions Chair: Prof. Dr. Abdalla ElErian - Prof. of Urban Planning & Design, ex. Vice Dean, Faculty of Urban Planning, Cairo University - Dean; October High Institute for Engineering & Technology, Egypt

Committee Board: Dr. Kaouthar Deghdak, Normandie University, Le havre University, LMAH Laboratory  (FR-CNRS-3335), LITIS Laboratory and management School, 76600 Le Havre, France

Prof. Giancarlo Cataldi, Università degli Studi di Firenze - DIDA, Dipartimento di Architettura, Italy

Prof. Iman O. Gawad, Associate Professor, Architecture Department, Fine Arts Faculty, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt

proceedings publication

All accepted and registered papers after peer reviewing by committee of congress will be assigned for publishing by "Atlantis Press", a well-known publishing services provider in France. All articles are fully interlinked and relevant proceedings will submit for indexing evaluation by major indexing services, incl. Compendex/EI, CPCI , CPCI-SSH, Scholar Google, etc. 

congress calendar

Paper Submission Deadline

EXTENDED UNTIL 20 March 2017

Early-Bird Registration

25 March 2017

Plenary Session Lecture Submission Deadline

1 April 2017

Regular Registration Last Date

5 April 2017

Congress Dates

16,17 April 2017


Registration Type

Registration Fee

Students and Ph.D Candidates


Scholars and Academic Professors


Industrial Managers, Experts and Entrepreneurs



Account Number: 1024508208502

Account Holder: Imperial Consortium of Research and Development


Bank Name: Emirates NBD SOUQ Br. Bur Dubai

Experts, Scholars and Authors can use total 20% Discounts for Registrations in Group (Up to 3 Members in a group)