Webinar #2 :-

Egypt Green Building Rating Systems (Tarsheed) Using Net Zero Model

Sustainability is no longer an option, and the building industry is among the top three industries’ negative impacts on our ecosystem. A local rating system that improves the building standards is among the best tools to improve the building industry’s effect on Egypt environment.  Do you want to learn more about Egypt’s Green Rating System? Do you want to know more about Net-zero?

Then don’t miss The second webinar of Egypt GBC Free Webinar Series-Egypt Speaks Green- is entitled “Egypt Green Building Rating Systems (Tarsheed) Using Net Zero Model” that will take place on the 6th of October,2020.

Join Dr. Salah El-Hagar, President of Egypt Green Building Council, in a live webinar “Egypt Green Building Rating Systems (Tarsheed) using Net Zero Model.” In this webinar, you will get a chance to learn about the main concepts behind the Egypt Green rating System – Tarsheed - and the main structure of the rating system and understand the project’s certification process.

So Hurry Up and Register Now!


Why should you attend?

-Know more about sustainable buildings in Egypt.
-Get introduced to the first Egyptian rating system for green sustainable buildings and how can you start using it.

Webinar Agenda

01 - Increasing need to  sustainable buildings

03 - Introduction to Egypt Green Rating Systems - Tarsheed

02 - Review of important sustainability concepts

04 - Tarsheed Communities



Professor of Energy and Sustainable Development
Mechanical Engineering Department
 The American University in Cairo

 Dr. El-Haggar has more than 30 years' experience in Energy and Sustainable Development Consulting and University teaching. Dr El-Haggar has been a visiting professor at Washington State University and at University of Idaho, U.S.A. He is presently the professor of Energy and Sustainable Development, Mechanical Engineering Department at the American University in Cairo. Dr. El-Haggar has been working in Environmental technologies since 1987.


Dr. El-Haggar has 24 Academic Honors, grants and awards. Dr. El-Haggar received the outstanding teaching award from AUC in 1995 as well as a number of outstanding trustees awards. In 2009, Dr. El-Haggar received excellence in Research and creative endeavour award from AUC.  In addition Dr. Haggar has 220 Scientific Publications in Environmental and Energy Fields, 53 invited presentations, 57 technical reports, 17 books, one chapter in 5 different books.


Dr. El-Haggar Sustainable Development Consulting experience include 5 mega projects for sustainable building using LEED certification (Gold & Platinum), more than 40 Environmental/Industrial Auditing for major industrial identities, 20 Compliance Action Plan, 9 Environmental Impact Assessment.