Dalia Sadany is an Egyptian architect with a passion for art and design. She is also a contractor, writer and motivational speaker.
The Designer Before going private in 2006 Dalia Sadany headed the technical department at one of the leading real estate development companies in Egypt and the Middle East working on luxury hospitality, residential and large-scale mixed-community projects. She established Dalia Sadany Dezines an architectural and interior design consultancy providing design services as well as full service Design-Build turnkey solutions for residential and commercial projects. Dalia Sadany won many international awards in various categories of design. She is also the President of the International Association of Designers (IAD) headquartered in Como, Italy.
The Philanthropist she is the founding Chairman of ASDA Sustainable Development Association, an Egypt based non-profit aimed at nurturing initiatives with a core design element that provide positive benefits to youth and society. The association has 2 initiatives - Future of Young Egyptians Initiative (FYE) concerned with youth development and Face of Egypt Initiative. She also founded Cairo Design Biennale, Egypt's first event concerned with promoting design and creativity.
The Writer she wrote a series of educational articles under the name Ask Dalia on how to build your dream home as well as various articles on interior design and home improvement in both English and Arabic. Her opinions on architecture are regularly reported in the media.
The Public Speaker She is also a public and motivational speaker. She gives motivational speeches at Egyptian public universities as well as talks about design at public events.
This blog features her work, views and news. I hope you find this blog motivational and informative whether you are in the field of design or not.