Inaugural edition of World Utilities Congress successfully concluded in Abu Dhabi
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Member of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Office, and hosted by TAQA, the inaugural edition of the World Utilities Congress ended with great success and concluded on a high note with strong international participation from over 210 expert leaders driving the conversation on future-focused digital transformation strategies as a response to evolving market and customer needs, 120+ renowned exhibitors, over 1,000 delegates and more than 10,000 visitors establishing the event as a premium must-attend for the entire power & water utilities industry.
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A GLIMPSE OF THE 2022 EDITIONView All
WORLD UTILITIES CONGRESS 2022 VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS
CLEAN POWER GENERATION explores how the global utility market is reducing its emissions footprint and moving towards a low carbon model.Read More
FLEXIBLE TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION identifies how utilities of the future will become fully digital as automated technologies play a key role in the T&D side of the power and water sectors.Read More
WATER MANAGEMENT & DESALINATION showcases the latest developments in energy efficient desalination methods, water treatment, and highlights the benefits of the water-energy nexus.Read More
UTILITY OPERATIONS & CUSTOMER CENTRICITY examines the utility model of the future. It is required to be one that is flexible, engages with its customers and focuses on energy efficient technologies.Read More
Strategic Speakers Included
His Excellency Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei
Minister of Energy and Infrastructure
United Arab Emirates
His Excellency Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury, Bir Bikram
Adviser to the Prime Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Affairs
His Excellency Yousif Al Ali
Assistant Undersecretary for Electricity, Water & Future Energy Affairs
Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure
Managing Director Development, Member of the Executive Committee
Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (Masen)
Managing Director and Senior Partner, Power and Utilities Sector
Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
Mohamed Al Hadhrami
Energy & Water Efficiency Regulations Senior Specialist
Abu Dhabi Department of Energy
TESTIMONIALS FROM THE INAUGURAL EDITION
World Utilities Congress gave us the opportunity to raise the awareness around the climate change and the wide range of sustainable solutions we can implement to reach the net-zero ambitions. It was also an ideal meeting point of C-level executives, mapping together how to overcome the Water & Energy sector’s challenges in the Middle East.
CEO & Managing Director
EDF Middle East
It was a great experience to participate at the World Utilities Congress and to meet everyone from nuclear energy companies to power and water utilities companies in one place. The Nuclear Energy Leadership Forum provided a great platform for the leaders of the nuclear industry to gather and discuss solutions to some of the most pressing challenges the industry faces.
Dr Sama Bilbao y León
World Nuclear Association
The World Utilities Congress provided an excellent platform for power and water utilities companies to collaborate and advance critical dialogue for innovation within the sector. As the world moves towards a decarbonised future, platforms like this are important for the industry to gather and pave the way for sustainable growth.
Antonio Di Cecca
Hitachi Energy is pleased to be part of the first edition which was strategically focused and successful event. It has been an excellent opportunity to meet face-to-face and have valuable discussions with customers, partners, and other stakeholders on how we can collaborate in advancing toward a sustainable energy future for all. Looking forward to the next one.
Dr Mostafa AlGuezeri
Managing Director, UAE, Gulf and Near East
What an amazing opportunity to see some of our clients, meet with other professionals in the sector, and to hear about so many amazing projects and breakthroughs in the field of water and energy in the Middle East.
Principal Process Engineer
Wood PLC, UK
I wish to take this opportunity to thank Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation, Nawah Energy Company, the organisers and everyone who contributed to such a great event. It has been a great pleasure to meet all our colleagues and partners from across the Nuclear industry and exchange opinions and ideas on how to provide the best services to the Nuclear market in the UAE.
NUVIA Middle East
The World Utilities Congress was a great opportunity to meet high level peers in the Middle East. It is opening doors for future businesses and our presence in the market.
It has been my pleasure to meet face to face with the industry and to be able to share opinion, knowledge, connections, and thoughts on the subject of utilities. It has been great to meet with current connections and build new business connections. I see a bright future for this event.
Power Economy Middle East
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