• Chair of the Scientific: Eman Assi, Associate Professor, Principal Heritage Studies Specialist, Architectural Heritage and Antiquities Department, Dubai Municipality, Dubai, UAE

  • Attilio Petruccioli, Professor of Architecture, Department of architecture and urban planning, Qatar University.

  • Abeer Al-Lahham, Associate Professor, College of Design, University of Dammam, KSA.

  • Ahmed Mansour El-Mosalamy, Senior Urban Planning Specialist, Planning Department, Dubai Municipality, UAE

  • Ahmed Ouf, Professor of Urban Design, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt

  • Ali A. Alraouf, Professor of Architecture, Urbanism & Planning Theories, Head of CB, Development & Research – QNMP, Doha, Qatar

  • Amir Pasic, Head of Architectural Department, Research Centre for Islamic History, Organization of Islamic Cooperation, IRCICA, Turkey.

  • Aomar Oussadou, Principal Housing Specialist, Planning Department. Dubai Municipality, UAE.

  • Aylin Orbasli, Independent Consultant on Cultural heirtage, UK.

  • Ayshe Ege Yildirim, Independent Heritage Planning Consultant, Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Bouzid Boudiaf, Assistant Professor, Department of Architectural Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ajman University of Science and Technology, UAE

  • Céline Hullo-Pouyat, Senior Project Manager, Louvre Abu Dhabi. UAE.

  • Dalila ElKerdany, Professor of Architecture at Cairo University, Egypt.

  • Daunuta Klosek-Kozlowska, Head of Postgraduate Studies Protection of Cultural Heritage, Faculty of Architecture, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland.

  • Djamel Boussaa, Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Engineering, Qatar University, Qatar.

  • Eman Amad, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, An-Najah national University, Palestine>

  • Farouk Benouared, Principal Specialist, Architectural Heritage Department and Antiquities, Dubai Municipality, Dubai, UAE.

  • Fatina Kourdi, Professor, Faculty of Architecture and Design, Zirve University, Gaziantep, Turkey

  • Fouad Serrhini, Heritage expert specialist, General Director of ADER-FES, Morocco.

  • Galal Abada, Associate Professor of Architecture and Urban Design, Ain Shams University (ASU), Cairo-Egypt, and Advisor, Madinah Development Authority (MDA), KSA.

  • Hamoud Dekkiche, Associate professor, School of Architecture and Interior Design, Canadian University, Dubai, UAE.

  • Hani Al-Huneidi, Consultant , Urban Heritage Centre, Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, KSA.

  • Howayda Al-Harithy, Professor, Department of Architecture and Design, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

  • Hossam Mahdy, International Consultant on the Conservation of the Built Heritage, UK. Vice-President, ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Vernacular Architecture (CIAV).

  • Ihsan Fethi (Iraq), Professor, Expert in Urban and Architectural Conservation, Amman Ahliya University, Jordan

  • Jihad Awad, Associate Professor; Head, Architectural Engineering Department, Ajman University of Science and Technology, UAE.

  • John Alexander Smith, Professor, School of Architecture, Art, and Design at American University of Dubai, Dubai, UAE.

  • Jukka Jokilehto, Special Advisor to the Director General of ICCROM, Rome, Italy.

  • Kamal Bitar, Program Specialist, Cultural Heritage, Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), Manama, Bahrain.
  • Kheira Anissa Tabet Aoul, Professor, Architectural Engineering Department, College of Engineering, United Arab Emirates University, UAE.

  • Khaldun Bshara, Director of RIWAQ, Ramallah, Palestine. 

  • Mohsen Farhan Al-Karni, Adviser, Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage, KSA.

  • Mohamed Nabyl Chenaf, Dean, School of Architecture, Art and Design at American University of Dubai, Dubai, UAE

  • Mohammed Salah Zerouala, Professor, director of polytechnic school of architecture and Urbanism, Algeria.

  • Nabyl Mohareb, Associate Professor, Head of Faculty Branch, Faculty of Architectural Engineering, Beirut Arab University, Tripoli Campus, Lebanon.

  • Naima Benkari, Assistant professor in Architecture, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.

  • Pamela Jerome, Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia University GSAPP Partner, WASA Studio, USA

  • Sabah Mushatat, Professor, Director of Studies, Architecture, Heriot-Watt University, Dubai Campus, UAE.

  • Saeed Ennahid, Associate Professor of Islamic Art, Architecture, and Archaeology, Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco.

  • Sahera Bleibleh, Assistant Professor, Architectural Engineering Department, College of Engineering, United Arab Emirates University, UAE.

  • Samia Rab, Professor, Architecture Department Morgan State University, USA.

  • Seif Khiati, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences, ALHOSN University, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

  • Shadia Touqan, International Expert of Architectural Preservation and Revitalization of Historic Cities, UK-Palestine.

  • Simone Ricca, Cultural Heritage Consultant, France.

  • Sofia Avgerinou Kolonias, Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Architectural Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece.

  • Toshiyuki Kono, Distinguished Professor, Kyushu University, Japan.

  • Yasser Elsheshtawy, Associate Professor, Architectural Engineering Department, UAE University, UAE.

  • Yasser Ibrahim Rajjal, Associate Professor, Vice president, German University, Jordan.

  • Zaki Aslan, Director, ICCROM-ATHAR Regional Conservation Centre, Sharjah, UAE.

  • Zeghlache Hamza, Professor, Laboratory of Mediterranean Architecture, University of Setif Ferhat Abbas, Algeria.