Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

21-22 September 2020 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, U.A.E

Speaker profile

Mark Hamilton

Head of Digital Solutions, MENA P&DS

Mark Hamilton is a Digital Transformation specialist in the Real Estate Industry currently Head of JLL's Digital Solutions Team in Middle East and Africa. With over 10 years experience, he is committed to deriving maximum value through out the real estate life cycle via the utilization of new technologies, data management and workflows.

Mark also led as the international representative to Stanford University for two fortune 500 companies in relation to Virtual Design and Construction and the Digital Cities Summit. He has been exposed to a variety of high profile and complex projects such as the New York City World Trade Center Redevelopment Program and various record breaking Theme Park Development projects through out the Middle East.

Mark led one of the largest asset digitization projects in the world, which included 3D Scanning and Modelling of over 33 Million Square Feet in Riyadh, KSA. Mark implemented the contracting, team building, management and delivery of the 3D LiDAR Scanning and BIM Production – as well as overall digital delivery strategy. Mark also provided key digital delivery strategies and management to high profile developers and agencies throughout the UAE and Saudi Arabia.

His direct project experience prior to his digital lead role includes:

• Procurement and Digital Delivery Strategy to Emaar
• BIM and Ride Vendor Procurement Strategy input on Sea World Abu Dhabi for
• Project manager role with Miral on the 700M AED Ferrari World Phase 2
  Expansion Project
• Program management role on the $16 Billion World Trade Center
  Redevelopment project in New York City USA


-King Abdullah Financial District Digital Solutions – Asset Digitization Phase 1 (approximately 3 Million SQM)

-Emaar various Leisure and Entertainment Developments, Dubai, UAE

-SeaWorld Abu Dhabi , Abu Dhabi, UAE

-Building Information Modelling Data   Capture Market Research – Stanford   University

-Center for Integrated Facility Engineering (CIFE), Palo Alto, California

-Ferrari World Abu Dhabi BIM Consultancy Services Expansion, Abu Dhabi, UAE

-One World Trade Center, New York City, USA

-9/11 Memorial Museum at World Trade Center, New York City, USA

-Transportation  Hub at World Trade Center, New York City, USA

-Water Infrastructure Engineering New Jersey, USA

-International Water Infrastructure Research, Guayaquil, Ecuador