SEE Research Center
SEE International Research Center seeks to advance sustainable practices through research initiatives conducted in collaboration with industry, governments and academia. The mission of the research centre is to advance the research agenda and educational objectives of the SEE Institute by conducting, encouraging and supporting research projects focusing on all three pillars of sustainability, with emphasis on sustainability in the built environment.
SEE Institute Research Center seeks to advance sustainable practices through research initiatives conducted in collaboration with industry, governments and academia. The mission of the research center is to advance the research agenda and educational objectives of the SEE Institute by conducting, encouraging and supporting research projects focusing on all three pillars of sustainability emphasizing sustainability in the built environment, sustainability leadership, conscious consumerism, Net-Zero and Climate Action.
The Research Center facilitates transforming our world to meet the Net Zero targets and assists in reaching the goals of the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030. It is a destination for developing innovative technologies and practices that could have a profound impact on our future.
Sustainable Built Environment
Conducting research on multi-dimensional sustainable built environment topics such as materials used in building design, energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, community cohesion, and urban planning since it is important to consider impactful and long-term value creation of built environment investments.
Providing impactful, affordable, and scalable solutions to mitigate the risks of climate adversities. UN SDG 13 demands urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
We are devoted to studying sustainable consumer behavior in terms of buying and consumption patterns, citizen travel choices both inside and outside the community, more importantly engaging citizens to become active prosumers.
Sustainable Built Environment
Make a difference with yourThesis Projects
We welcome capstone projects and a thesis on sustainability in built environment areas. If you believe your thesis has the capacity to solve a sustainability challenge, then submit an extended abstract of 1000 words. SEE Institute will support you by facilitating surveys, observations, conducting interviews and accessing The Sustainable City.
By using its unique location - The Sustainable City Dubai a living lab, SEE Institute Research Center supports innovation through testing prototypes, conducting data collection and analysis, assisting in validating complex solutions in a real-life context. SEE Institute currently manages several, ongoing pilot projects and a range of cutting-edge research programs which focus on sustainability and the built environment.
The results of our collaborative research projects are shared through in-house and academic publications in order to support governments, education institutions and decision-makers in creating a cleaner and healthier world for future generations.
Green House Gas Inventory ReportVerified by Dubai Carbon
In collaboration with our academic and industry partners, our research initiatives provide further avenues for advancing knowledge and mainstreaming sustainability across society.