Soliman Abu-Samra

Have you ever asked yourself “How can enhancing infrastructure management affect our lives?”

Soliman Abu-Samra is a motivated civil engineer with blended professional and academic experience in project and infrastructure asset management. Soliman has pursued his bachelor’s and master’s degree in construction management with highest honors from Egypt and he is currently working towards his doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Civil Engineering at Concordia University. Throughout his academic career, he has published numerous books and journal and conference articles about establishing proper management systems for multiple infrastructure assets and construction operations. Alternatively, his professional experience in mega-scale worldwide projects has framed the real-life problems municipalities and contractors are presently facing while managing their assets.

On February 6th, Soliman’s talk will revolve around identifying the municipalities’ challenges in managing their assets and introducing practical solutions for both enhancing the level of service and extending the infrastructure life cycle.

“Are we willing to pay more for an improved level of service?”