(MENAFN - Arab News) The first day of Saudi Water & Power Forum & Exhibition 2012 welcomed key industry figures from leading Saudi and international companies.
Endorsed by the Ministry of Water & Electricity and in partnership with Moyo Bushnak, SWPF is the premier power and water meeting in the Kingdom, playing a critical role in connecting stakeholders and in helping to set the agenda for sustainable growth.
Key discussions took place on the policies and strategies, which will determine the future of the power and water sector in the Kingdom. The speakers who took part in the discussions were Khalid Sulaiman, vice president for Renewable Energy, K.A.CARE; Ibrahim Babelli, chief strategist, K.A.CARE; Abdulrahman Al-Ibrahim, governor, SWCC; Jamal Alkishi, chief executive officer, Deutsche Securities Saudi Arabia; Ahmad Al Khowaiter, chief engineer of Saudi Aramco; Yasser Joharji, managing director of Unilever KSA; and Naif Al-Abbadi, director general of Saudi Energy Efficiency Center (SEEC).
A number of networking opportunities and content-based presentations were provided to visitors to maximize their attendance. This was done through product & innovation theater sessions. Key speakers presented case studies relating to water re-use and new technologies in the Kingdom.
The forum & exhibition brought together industry professionals,
manufacturers, suppliers and contractors giving them direct access to project directors, GCC ministries, government bodies and high-level decision-makers. It is the foremost platform for business in the water and power sectors in the Kingdom and organized by industry experts CWC Group in partnership with the Bushnak Academy and on behalf of the Ministry of Water & Electricity.