24th World Energy Congress will commence today in Abu Dhabi under the patronage of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates.
With over 150 countries represented, it’s the world’s largest and most influential energy event covering all aspects of the energy agenda. 9 – 12 September 2019
The four-day World Energy Congress aims to bring together international energy stakeholders, including governments, private and state corporations, academia and media. With over 15,000 participants expected, the Congress is set to welcome over 250 high-level speakers, 72 Ministers, 500 CEOs, 1000 media persons with 40,000 square-metre exhibition space that will cover the entire energy spectrum.
Speaking at the opening press conference held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC, Minister of Energy and Industry Suhail Al Mazrouei said, the UAE is honoured to be hosting the Congress, which builds on and reflects the ambitious energy transformation that the country is going through at present.
The Minister added that the theme of this World Energy Congress is Energy for Prosperity which also represents the ambitious and dynamic energy transition of the country.