7th Dec Masterclasses
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About IRECMS Dubai

Exciting days of masterclasses,
conference and awards


experts speakers


Delegates and


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Who will attend IRECMS Dubai?
IRECMS Dubai Agenda 2021

Join us for 3 days of unparalleled learnings, networking and celebrations!

Timing Topic Description Trainers
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM Operations In Community Management Operations in Community Management is the business of actually maintaining and continuing the operational and financial fitness of the community. It can be broken down into three broad disciplines- Administrative Operations, Physical Assets and Facilities Management, and Financial Operations. The attendee can expect to learn more about the effective performance of these three functions in the management of a community. Alan Rowlands (CMCA AMS PCAM)
11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Budgeting For Jointly Owned Properties The session will provide insights, practical tips and discuss compliance matters related to budgeting operational expenses, capital expenses including improvements, and discuss challenges in billing of sub-metered utilities. Waqar Hasan - CEO (Itihad Community Management)
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM 5 Myths Busted About Community Management Tech The Real Estate industry is one of the slowest in adopting technology. Join this masterclass to see how the Community Management industry can disrupt this trend by busting five common myths! San Banerjee - CEO & Co-Founder (ADDA)
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM Principles Of Great Customer Experience For Real Estate Professionals When you deal with real estate, whether developing, selling or managing, the golden rule is always ‘the customer comes first’. Without customers, there is no business and so it makes perfect business sense to provide great customer service and experience. Jeevan D’Mello - Board Member (Community Associations Institute) & CEO (Zenesis Corp)
Timing Topic Speakers
9:00 AM to 9:05 AM Welcome Address Emcee
9:05 AM to 9:30 AM Opening Remarks Ursula K. Burgess - Immediate Past President (Community Associations Institute)
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM Panel : Survive & Thrive
How to keep your business resilient in uncertain times?
Mohamad Abou Laban - CEO (Deyaar Facilities Management)
Abdulla Al-Wahedi - CEO (Irtikaz Group)
Dana Awad - Executive Director - Owners' Association and IFM (Provis)
Kirk Watilo (Moderator) - Educator (Community Associations Institute)
10:15 AM to 10:45 AM Today’s Office : ‘No Office’.
How to crack the hybrid working model?
Jeevan D'Mello - Board Member (Community Associations Institute) and CEO (Zenesis Corp)
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM Coffee Break And Exhibition
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM Panel : Building A Great Company Culture.
How to make working spaces diverse and inclusive?
Dounia Fadi - COO (Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Gulf Properties)
Teyra Ehlers Bilgray - CEO & Founder (Administra PTY)
Neville Mawerera - Community Management & Master Plan Expert (Individual Practitioner)
Thomas Skiba (Moderator) - CEO (Community Associations Institute)
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM Panel : Move Over The Millennials. Gen Z Is Here!
How to attract, retain and nurture new-age talent?
Kristina Vaneva - Employee Experience & Employee Engagement Expert
Marwan Othman - Executive Director- Human Capital and Administration (Imdaad Group)
Devika Valsaraj - HR Leader, Business Strategy & Analytics
Kirk Watilo (Moderator) Educator (Community Associations Institute)
12:30 PM to 1:15 PM Heart Talk One : Help Us Help You.
What service providers expect from Community Managers?
Eng. Fahad Mohamed - Director - Dubai & Northern Emirates
(Adeeb Group - Facilities & MEP)
Abeer Syed - Partner (Affiniax Partners)
John Kevan - Operations Director (Concordia Integrated Facilities Management)
Waqar Hasan (Moderator) - CEO (Itihad Community Management)
1:15 PM to 2:00 PM Lunch Break and Exhibition
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM Panel : Post-Covid Technology
How new technology is being leveraged to keep people safe in the built environment and remotely?

The launch of 'Virtual Meetings' authored by
Pepe Gutierrez and Jeevan D'Mello
San Banerjee - CEO & Co-Founder (ADDA)
Pepe Gutierrez - CEO (Megafincas)
Javeria Aijaz - Senior Director - Technology & Innovations (Farnek)
Naganandh Muthulakshmanan - Executive Director (Imdaad Group)
Dr. Georges Maurice (Moderator) - Founder & CEO (Elite Gulf Real Estate Institute)
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM Heart Talk Two : This is our home!
Issues and expectations from homeowners and residents themselves.
Scott Sinclair (Resident of Dubai Marina)
Amir Honar Amiz (Resident of Marina Terrace)
Riosh Krishnan (Resident of Saheel)
Jayshri Singh (Moderator) - Executive Director (Three60 Communities)
3:30 PM to 4:00 PM Fireside Chat With The 'Wolf of Real Estate' -
Mr. Mohanad Alwadiya
Mohanad Alwadiya - CEO (Harbor Real Estate)
Jeevan D'Mello (Interviewer) - Board Member (Community Associations Institute) and CEO (Zenesis Corp)
4:00 PM to 4:15 PM Coffee Break and Exhibition
4:15 PM to 4:45 PM Are You Really Customer-Centric?
Let's Find Out!
Jeevan D'Mello - Board Member (Community Associations Institute) and CEO (Zenesis Corp)
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM Panel : Smart Buildings. Smarter Environment
Achieving Sustainability in Real Estate
Keith Gunaratne - Founder & Executive Director (EP&T Global Limited)
Ali AlSuwaidi - Vice President (MEFMA) & Vice Chair (Global FM)
Sherry E. Mathew - Head of Sustainability - Commercial Collections (Bee'ah)
Nishan Suvarna - Executive Director (Bluestream)
HP Aengaar - CEO (Provis)
Dr. Georges Maurice (Moderator) - Founder & CEO (Elite Gulf Real Estate Institute)
5:30 PM to 5:55 PM Futureproof Yourself
The Time Is Now. The Place is the World!

Installation Of The New CAIME Board
Thomas Skiba - CEO (Community Associations Institute)
5:55 PM to 6:00 PM Vote of Thanks Emcee

A glitzy gala evening that will celebrate the achievements of the best companies in the Real Estate Management industry. Assessed by an illustrious panel of Jury members, companies will compete across 20+ categories to emerge as winners on merit! With attendance from special dignitaries and the presence of media partners, this will be an unforgettable evening of celebrations!

What industry stalwarts say about IRECMS?
IRECMS Dubai Speakers
Know About IRECMS History

Was the first conference to be dedicated to Community Management in India
Featured 26 international experts from 15 countries in IRECMS Global Edition

IRECMS in Numbers

Delegates representing decision-makers from the Real Estate industry


International Expert Speakers




Continents- Asia, USA, South America and the Middle East- represented at the conference

IRECMS Sponsors & Partners

IRECMS Dubai will be attended by 350+ top professionals in
Community Management and Facility Management.

Get them to notice you

UAE’s first and biggest awards night to celebrate Community Managers.
Be a part of this international recognition.

Your Safety is Our Priority

As a leading organizer of events in the Middle East, it is our utmost priority to ensure that all stakeholders participating in an event stay safe and protected. We have a detailed guideline sheet that allows us to ensure a safe and controlled environment for our events.

We have a watertight checklist in regards to cleanliness, physical distancing, sanitization, protection and detection methods. We also understand that the nature of the pandemic is ever-evolving and are prepared to modify event safety plans as the local situation may demand. All our events will be conducted in accordance with the guidelines shared by the Government of Dubai.

About Plan3Media

Plan3Media (P3M) is a unique event management company that conceptualises original event ideas and transforms the ideas into thriving, intellectual event properties through seamless end-to-end execution. Founded in 2015, P3M focuses primarily on international business conferences and seminars, community events and street markets.

In a brief 3-year period, P3M has successfully launched 4 pioneering business conferences and seminars and scaled them up to have a flourishing presence in Dubai as well as India.

Know More

International Real Estate Community Management Summit (IRECMS) is a platform that serves the dual purpose of introducing the profession of Community Management in countries where it is not yet practiced formally as well as enhancing this profession in countries where it is a legal requirement.


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