Speaker Bio & Abstract

Eng. Abdulla Mohammed Al Khaddeim Director of Engineering and Land Affairs Department
Fujairah Municipality

BiographyEng. Abdulla Mohamed Al Khaddeim is currently working as Director of Engineering and land Affairs department in Fujairah Municipality, Fujairah UAE. He was graduated in 1996 from TOWSON STATE UNIVERSITY, MARYLAND, USA in the field of Environmental Planning. He joined Fujairah Municipality after his graduation on1997 and gained 20 plus years of renowned experience in the field of Municipal operations. Initially he started working as an associate in Land section department and later immensely developed his career as Director of Projects and to current stage as Director of Engineering and Land Affairs Department. In this tenure he had so many innovations and implemented diversified operations in Municipality and gained so much knowledge through International Geospatial conferences. Adding to it he currently handles major projects like Etihad Rail project, Makani application, Mohammed Bin Zayed City housing programme and other Geospatial Projects within Fujairah Emirate.AbstractCentral Enterprise GIS infrastructure is the basic component for a vision to modern day GIS technologies and automating its business workflows. Fujairah Municipality is establishing and deriving it through a mechanism of quality components like Lineage, lnteroperability, Attribute accuracy, consistency and completeness. The undergoing project aims to improve asset utilization, increase customer value, and ensure access to reliable information across public and private sector entities. once in place, the developed Enterprise solution will reach a wide range of investors by providing them flexibility with the state of art system and Geo-Services. Technological advancement and envisaged innovation will transform the solution to offer wide ranging functionalities to various departments within the Municipality such as Design, Planning, Surveying and Drafting. Regulated approach for Urban Planning and Landscaping will be supplementary lead. Universal data models and standards are being developed to ensure uniformity and seamless integration across domains. Fujairah Municipality is fully prepared to make this system a launch pad towards greater automation, advancement and innovation in the field of GlS.