Here’s a brief round-up of some of the main business events in the region recently.
Automechanika Middle East 2017 – Dubai, UAE, May 7-9, 2017
Almost 29,000 visitors attended the 15th edition of the Middle East’s premier auto aftermarket trade event at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. A total of 1,955 exhibitors mingled with guests from 134 countries worldwide.
Saudi ELENEX – Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 14-16, 2017
Established in 1997, Saudi ELENEX attracts more than 5,000 visitors each year from the power, solar and lighting sectors in Saudi Arabia. The event is held under the high patronage of the Ministry of Water and Electricity, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa 2017 – Dead Sea, Jordan, May 19-21, 2017
More than 1,000 government, business and civil society leaders gathered in Jordan to discuss key issues facing the MENA region, including economic reforms, investment and trade priorities, geopolitical shifts and humanitarian challenges.
MIREC WEEK – Mexico City, Mexico, May 8-12, 2017
Abdul Latif Jameel Energy Chief Executive Roberto de Diego Arozamena was among the attendees and speakers at Mexico’s leading clean energy congress and exhibition. See page XX for a full report of Mr Arozamena’s visit.
Financial Times/International Finance Corporation: Energy Transitions in the Middle East and Turkey – Dubai, UAE, May 10, 2017
This invitation-only event saw senior executives and decision-makers from across the MENAT region discuss advances in renewable energy, as well as opportunities in the area’s traditional oil and gas sector.
Oman Energy and Water Exhibition and Conference – Muscat, Oman, May 1-2, 2017
Representatives from Almar Water Solutions were among those to gather in Muscat, Oman, for the second Oman Energy and Water Exhibition and Conference. Industry leaders, researchers, engineers and government agencies were also present.