Mr. Smail Al Hilali is currently the chief of the Emerging Compliance Regimes Division within the Department of Environment of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in Vienna, Austria.
Since 2007, he has been responsible of the implementation of resource efficient and cleaner production related projects in developing countries and enraging economies. He has also contributed to the development of the global Eco-industrial Park Program of UNIDO.
Before joining UNIDO, he was the director of Morocco national cleaner production centre (CMPP, 2003-2007) and served in different positions within the National Centre for Energy, Science and Technology in Morocco (CNESTEN, 1994-2003).
He is a founding member of the African roundtable on sustainable consumption and production (ARSCP, 2004).
He holds a master degree on mechanical engineering (Morocco, Rabat, EMI, 1993) and on nuclear safety engineering (France, Saclay, INSTN, 1994).