Upcoming EventsApr3MonApr8Sat10:00 am International Apparel and Textil... @ Dubai World Trade CentreInternational Apparel and Textil... @ Dubai World Trade CentreApr 8 @ 10:00 am – Apr 10 @ 5:00 pmInternational Apparel and Textile Fair is back after 5 successful editions on 8th, 9th & 10th at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Being the 6th edition, IATF has evolved as a leading brand for buyers in the MENA region to … Continue reading →Apr10Monall-day 4th Annual Middle East Pharma Co...4th Annual Middle East Pharma Co...Apr 10 – Apr 12 all-dayThe 4th Annual Middle East Pharma Cold Chain Congress, taking place in Dubai-UAE on the 10-12 April 2017 is the main platform for the pharmaceutical industry in the MENA region which gathers all the industry stakeholders to converge; discuss ongoing … Continue reading →all-day Smart Parking Qatar @ Intercontinental Hotel The City, Doha, QatarSmart Parking Qatar @ Intercontinental Hotel The City, Doha, QatarApr 10 – Apr 11 all-dayThe 2nd Annual Smart Parking Qatar conference will be discussing about the 2017 parking master plan that will be issued by the Ministry of Transport & Communication and identify the opportunities available around FIFA World Cup 2022. read moreShareApr17Monall-day Future Play & Playspaces MENA 2017 @ DubaiFuture Play & Playspaces MENA 2017 @ DubaiApr 17 – Apr 18 all-dayFuture Play & Playspaces MENA has been specifically created for those developing, designing, building and equipping indoor and outdoor play facilities across the MENA region. It’s an event dedicated to showcasing the growing business opportunities in this rapidly expanding sector. … Continue reading →Apr18Tueall-day The Dubai Building Maintenance Show @ Dubai, UAEThe Dubai Building Maintenance Show @ Dubai, UAEApr 18 all-dayShareall-day Future Drainage & Stormwater Net...Future Drainage & Stormwater Net...Apr 18 – Apr 19 all-dayThe seminar serves as a platform to discuss the latest updates on the stormwater, flood management, drainage contracts worth $267m across 14 governorates in KSA, Riyadh Municipality’s flood management projects, and Jeddah Stormwater Drainage Progamme Updated Masterplan. The Future Drainage … Continue reading →Apr23Sunall-day 4th ANNUAL SAUDI ARABIA TRANSPOR... @ Hotel Marriott4th ANNUAL SAUDI ARABIA TRANSPOR... @ Hotel MarriottApr 23 – Apr 24 all-dayDiscuss the GCC Railways vision in adopting next-generation policy, procedural and regulatory initiatives needed to attract investments in the sector. Policy, regulation and fiscal framework for PPP. Showcase business opportunities in GCC’s railway sector. Platform for exchange of views, ideas … Continue reading →Apr25Tueall-day 6th Annual Supply Chain ME Strat...6th Annual Supply Chain ME Strat...Apr 25 – Apr 26 all-dayThe 6th Annual Supply Chain ME Strategy Summit will highlight and focus on innovative approach in sourcing, buying and managing contracts, with more collaborative and integrated process of supply chain. read moreShareMay1Monall-day Future Drainage & Stormwater Net...Future Drainage & Stormwater Net...May 1 – May 2 all-dayThe Annual Future Drainage & Stormwater Networks Abu Dhabi is held under the patronage of Department of Municipal Affairs & Transport and Abu Dhabi City Municipality and will provide insight on the discussions in 2016 as well as updates on … Continue reading →
Tag Archives: UAE
Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, RetrofitTech UAE Summit was launched today
Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched the 3rd annual RetrofitTech UAE Summit & Awards at the Meydan Hotel Dubai.
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 200MW Second Phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The project reflects a new era in the excellence and leadership of the UAE, as it increases the share of clean and renewable energy. The inauguration coincided with the International Day of Happiness.
Book to Document Best Practices in Government Communication, Feature Top Submissions for Sharjah Government Communication Award
The Sharjah Government Media Bureau Publication, featuring 23 Winners from the Past Three Editions, To Be Launched During the Government Communication Award Ceremony on March 22, 2017
Three Critical Accelerators to Closing the Gender Pay Gap for Class of 2020, Accenture Research Finds
- 67% of UAE female undergraduates aspire to be in a leadership positions
- Only 10% behind UAE male undergraduates, 83% of UAE female undergraduates have taken a computing /coding module
- Only 7% behind UAE male undergraduates, 35% of UAE female undergraduates have upskilled in digital technologies
Women graduating from university in developing markets in 2020 could be the first generation to close the gender pay gap in their lifetimes, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
Growth Opportunities in the Gulf Triggered by Innovations and Disruptions in Building Energy Efficiency
Big push in the region to develop both renewable energy and energy efficient policies, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Energy & Environment team
25 – 26 April 2017 | Dubai, U.A.E.
Supply chain has gained importance over the years and after the oil & gas industry slowdown, companies are now preparing themselves for a competitive future. They are reinventing, restructuring their process and operational activities. With new business models are being tried out and the focus on logistics has been a prominent one. Especially the supply chain aspect has been in prime focus.
The leaders of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) take innovation seriously. In just over 10-years they have tried to remake the country. Projects include massive skyscrapers, new airports, world-class hospitals, and education promotion zones to name a few. But this is only the beginning. The country, which is still less than 50-years-old, has set a goal to be ranked among the top 20 most innovative countries in the world by 2021. While the goal is commendable, what are the reasons? After all, isn’t the country oil rich?