Mai Elhossiny

Mai Elhossiny

Abu Dhabi, AE

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Experienced Design Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. Skilled in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, 3Ds Max, Site Inspections, and Rhinoceros. Strong arts and design professional with a Master's degree in Urban Planning from American University of Sharjah.


Architecture & Planning Group, Abu Dhabi, Architect

Responsible for the following:

- Engage in projects from concept to detailed stage
- Develop project 3d massing studies and project plans
- Update and develop buildings’ 3D model using Autodesk Revit
- Coordinate and assist BIM Manager and team in modelling of project
- Coordinate design issues to different design disciplines and teams, interior design, electrical and mechanical.
- Prepare UPC master plan Concept and detailed design submission reports and obtain the approval.
- Prepare drawings for AD municipality architecture approval
- Achieve Estidama pearl building rating design approval buildings, villas and plot with multiple buildings
- Produce site analysis diagrams and design strategies
- Develop detailed presentation for clients
- Prepare specialty reports such as Shading & Waste management
- Prepare interior Design drawings and details
- Conduct meetings and presentations with clients and sub-consultants

Nov 2015 - Jun 2021

American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, Teaching Assistant

Dec 2018 - Jun 2019

American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, Research Assistant

Feb 2016 - Dec 2017

X-Architects, Dubai, Intern Architect

- Designed bird watch spaces for visitors as a birds observatory without disturbing the wildlife using wood as the primary material supported by steel connections in order to blend into the surrounding.
- Worked as part of a team where we had design workshops and meetings

Jul 2013 - Aug 2013


American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, Masters, Master of Urban Planning

Feb 2016 - Jun 2019

American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, AE, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2010 - Jun 2015


BP - The One Team Award, 1st Place

Organized by the AUS Office of Research and Graduate Studies and sponsored by Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) and BP UAE, the annual awards recognize the top undergraduate student research projects at AUS.
The selection committee evaluated each project according to communication and presentation, completeness of application, depth of research and investigation, and innovation as well as creativity.


Merit Award-Student Graduation Project Category-AIA Middle East Design Awards, 1st Place

Completed in the summer of 2015, the AVM Pavilion led by Assistant Professor Kenneth Tracy won a Merit Award in the Student Graduation Project Category at the AIA Middle East Design Awards. Serving as the manifestation of a year-long option studio, the jury "praise(d)" the student's design process and the "quality of the end product."


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