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Soughah AlSamahi

Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure
Federal Road Asset Department
Soughah AlSamahi is currently a civil engineer working in the Federal Road Asset department in the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure. She is specializing in the development and implementation of the road asset management system. The ministry’s road asset management has been recognized and awarded with the Global Road Achievement Award from the International Road Federation and published in PIARC World Road Congress in AbuDhabi 2019 as best practice.
She is involved in:
• Road Asset Management System operation and development
• Routine maintenance under the performance based maintenance contracts
• Applying/searching for innovation solutions to implement in the federal road network
• Developing specifications for successful innovative techniques (in pavements)
• Smart Data and Smart cities teams
• Development of UAE Asset Management Strategy team

Her most important educational qualifications are:

• 2013-2018: Bachelors in Civil Engineering and minor in Engineering Management. American Univerisity of Sharjah, UAE.

• 2019-2021: Master of Engineering Asset Management. Univeristy of Wollongong in Dubai, UAE

• 2021- ongoing : Doctor of Philopshy in Civil Engineering, Univeristy of Sharjah, UAE.