Meet MEA Awards 2017 gold sponsor La Casa
With the Middle East Architect Awards coming up on 22 November, to be held at the Ritz Carlton in JBR, Dubai, gold sponsor La Casa’s Emad Jaber, founder, speaks on the event as an industry benchmark.
Why did you choose to sponsor this year’s awards?
The Middle East Architect Awards provides a great showcase of talent and innovation within the region. We believe that this event motivates us as architects and engineers to continue building on our success and to push the limits of construction and design. The awards are a testament to what we, as an industry, have achieved, which allows us to map the journey ahead.
What do you think people will gain from attending the event?
By attending the event, anyone who works within the industry will feel a sense of pride for what we, as a region, have achieved. It will also motivate everyone to continue innovating, experimenting and achieving the highest standards of design.
What are your hopes for this year’s projects?
We hope to see more sustainable projects within the region – even ones that don’t fall within that specific category. We believe that all developments should integrate an aspect of sustainability within their design and construction.