WELCOME FROM THE EVENT DIRECTOR
It gives me great pleasure to invite you to attend the 2015 POWER-GEN Middle East conference & exhibition, taking place in Abu Dhabi
from 4-6 October. Te event is taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre under the gracious Patronage of H.E. Suhail
Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy, UAE.
Over the years, POWER-GEN Middle East has tracked the rapid expansion of power generation in the region, brought together leading
players to discuss the strategic issues and ensured that every major technical advance and development has been presented, both in the
conference and on the exhibition foor. And this year, we are delighted to have full support and endorsement from the UAE Ministry of
Energy and the region’s largest power utility Saudi Electricity Company. Te event also benefts from the additional support of the Middle
East Association , the Independent Power Producers Forum and the Bahrain Electricity & Water Authority.
Te conference will feature over 80 regional and international experts addressing the current power challenges, with informative presentations
and panel discussions that explore the latest trends, technologies and developments. Tese include two high-level Panel Discussions - Tarif
Reforms & Challenges and Renewable Opportunities.
Alongside the conference, the exhibition foor will feature the UAE Ministry of Energy, Saudi Electricity Company and the Bahrain
Electricity & Water Authority, as well as many world-class power producers and suppliers showcasing their latest technology and services. I
am also delighted to launch for the frst time at POWER-GEN Middle East, a business matchmaking service - POWER-GEN Connect, and
Exhibitor Presentation Teatre, which will be open to all attendees.
POWER-GEN Middle East provides the platform for the international power community to meet and receive vital information frst hand
about power industry opportunities and challenges in the region. Te event ofers a unique forum to participate in meeting the region’s power
needs by putting professionals face-to-face with key decision makers and providing the best possible opportunity to share ideas, meet new
contacts and build business relationships.
Tis Preliminary Event Guide will help you plan your visit to the show and can direct you to all the ways in which you can register to attend as
a delegate or visitor or take part as an exhibiting company. Please check the website for the full conference programme and exhibitor listings.
We look forward to welcoming you to POWER-GEN Middle East 2015, where a wealth of information and networking awaits you, giving
you the opportunity to be part of the exponential growth in the power sector in the GCC and elsewhere in the Middle East region.