RIYADH — Informa Exhibitions Saudi, a newly opened country branch of Informa Exhibitions, will be officially launching the first edition of Middle East Electricity Saudi next week (Oct. 15-17) at the Riyadh International Convention Centre.

Under the official patronage of Eng. Khalid A Al-Falih, the Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, the event is strategically aligned with the Saudi Vision 2030 and the organizers have partnered with leading institutions such as Saudi Electricity Company to ensure the show delivers exactly what the industry needs..

There is an abundance of activity currently taking place in the Kingdom which is at the forefront of a regional power investment drive. According to the ‘GCC Power Market’ report commissioned for Middle East Electricity 2018 by Ventures Onsite, the value of power construction contracts awarded throughout the GCC in 2018 hit approximately $23.6 billion.