More than USD106 billion worth of projects being developed in the GCC's water industry


Abu Dhabi, UAE:  More than USD106 billion worth of projects in the GCC’s water industry are being developed, launched or tendered to suppliers in the region. The progress of these projects and latest trends within the industry will be analysed at the Future Drainage & Stormwater Networks Abu Dhabi and Wet Infrastructure Summit, taking place from 2 to 3 May 2018 at the Sofitel Corniche Hotel.

 Industry leaders will convene in the UAE capital to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the water industry in the GCC region, and review best practices for water projects delivered worldwide.

The event is being held under the patronage of Abu Dhabi City Municipality and is organized by Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM). The event will provide updates and strategies for optimising stormwater, drainage, sewerage, and irrigation projects, as well as details of on-going and future projects in the region.

This event is collocated with Wet Infrastructure Summit, supported by the UAE Ministry of Infrastructure Development and the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, and will cover the GCC’s projects related to water supply, treatment and storage, flood management, and desalination.

These events will be held with the participation of a number of key government entities and authorities including Abu Dhabi City Municipality; Ministry of Infrastructure Development – UAE; Dubai Municipality and Dubai South – Government of Dubai. There will also be attendance from Ras Al Khaimah Municipality; Ministry of Works – Bahrain; Ministry of Municipalities & Water Resources – Oman; Ministry of Electricity & Water – Kuwait; Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation – Egypt; National Water Company of Saudi Arabia and Saline Water Conversion Corporation - Saudi Arabia.

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ACM - Advanced Conferences & Meetings, part of IFP Group, is a premium B2B conferences company focused on the requirements of the MENA region. ACM’s specialized events and world-class conferences are highly tailored networking and learning opportunities, bringing senior decision makers together and providing up-to-the-minute information on industry trends, government initiatives, technological advances and developments in regulation. As such, ACM conferences act not only as extremely effective tools for gaining business advantage, but also as high level platforms for change in the industries they serve. Some of the sectors ACM has specialized in: Construction and Infrastructure, Energy and Utilities, Smart Mobility and Transport, Security and Law Enforcement, Technology and Innovation.

Reinforced by profound industry insights and a keen eye for developments in the region, ACM conferences harbor an ideal environment for small, medium and multinational companies to unravel business opportunities, learn about government initiatives, discover latest technologies, promote and sell their products whilst nurturing relations with existing and potential clients. 


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