WELCOME TO

ACI ABU DHABI UAE CHAPTER

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American Concrete Institue (ACI)

Abu Dhabi – UAE Chapter was established in 2019 to further education

and technical practice, scientific investigation, and research.

It is committed to organizing the efforts of its members in

gathering, correlating, and disseminating information on the design,

construction, manufacture, use, and maintenance and

restoration of concrete and related materials for the benefit of society.

Date:    Nov 03, 2021, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Venue:  Dubai Expo

Registration:
Participation upon request.

Contact: lc3@epfl.ch

ACI Abu Dhabi Events

ACI Abu Dhabi – UAE Chapter Launch Event

Date:    Wed, Feb 05, 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Venue:  West Forum (E002), C2 Building, New York University Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island

Speaker: Kyle E. Krall, PE, Thornton Tomasetti, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

ACI Abu Dhabi - Sponsored Events

Limestone Calcined Clay Cements (LC3) Information Day at NYU Abu Dhabi
Date:   Wed, Feb 05, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Venue: West Forum, C2 Building, New York University Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island

For more information: Click here   

(Special discounts applied for ACI Abu Dhabi members. Please contact the organizer upon membership registration.) 

Life Cycle Assessment Seminar
Date:   May, 2020

Venue: New York University Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island

Registration: To be confirmed  

(Special discounts applied for ACI Abu Dhabi members. Please contact the organizer upon membership registration.) 

 

EVENTS

 

ABOUT

The purpose of the Chapter is to align with and further the objectives for which American Concrete Institute, a Michigan nonprofit corporation (“ACI”), was organized.

  • To further education and technical practice, scientific investigation and research, and development of standards for design and construction incorporating concrete and related materials

  • To organize the efforts of its members for a nonprofit, public service in gathering, correlating, and disseminating information

  • To address design, construction, manufacture, use, and maintenance and restoration of concrete and related materials

  • To promote and improve technology, technical competence, design and construction for the benefit of society
     

The Chapter is accordingly organized and shall be operated exclusively for educational and scientific purposes. In conducting the aforementioned affairs, the Chapter shall pay due attention to all trade regulations and shall not in any manner violate federal, state, or provincial trade regulations.

BOARD OF DIRECTION

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Dr. Kemal Celik

President

Assistant Professor

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: kemal.celik@nyu.edu

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Dr. Borja Garcia de Soto

Vice President

Assistant Professor

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: garcia.de.soto@nyu.edu

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Dr. Andras Gyorgy

Director

Assistant Professor

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: ag6378@nyu.edu

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Dr. Ghanim Kashwani

Executive Director

Post-doctoral Researcher

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: gak289@nyu.edu

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Dr. Rotana Hay

Secretary

Research Scientist

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: rh137@nyu.edu

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Dr. Abdullah Khalil

Treasurer

Post-doctoral Researcher

New York University Abu Dhabi 

Email: ak6354@nyu.edu

ACI-Abu Dhabi Chapter members will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Digital subscription to Concrete International magazine,

  • Discounts for ACI Abu Dhabi-affiliated events,

  • 3 ACI University course tokens,

  • Access to the ACI Membership Directory, and

  • Printable ACI Membership certificate

Student membership is free while a fee of 100 AED will be applied for individuals and professionals. Please fill up the following form and we will send you further instructions on how to complete the registration. Processing time will take approximately 4-8 weeks.    

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Thanks for submitting!

 

MEMBERSHIP

FELLOWSHIP INFO

Dear Students,

The ACI Foundation announces the fellowship and scholarship program in the MENA region for AY 2022-2023.

This year, the ACI Foundation is offering a specific Graduate Fellowship of $10,000 (USD) and 11 scholarships (each worth USD 5,000) available to undergraduate and graduate students in full-time concrete-related degree programs. Architecture; architectural, civil, or structural engineering; concrete industry or construction management; and materials science are eligible.

Please note that the deadline for students to complete their online applications is November 2, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. EST. If you are interested in more information on the ACI Foundation Fellowship and Scholarship Program, please visit: https://www.acifoundation.org/scholarships.aspx and refer to the flyer attached. As ACI Abu Dhabi – UAE Chapter, we are here to assist should you have any questions or concerns.

Sincerely,

ACI Abu Dhabi – UAE Chapter

 

CONTACT

NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island
Experimental Research Building (C1), 036
P.O. Box 129188, Abu Dhabi, UAE