EVENTS

Gulf Business - - APPOINTMENTS/EVENTS -

JAN­UARY 5-8 ArabPlast 2019 Dubai World Trade Cen­tre arabplast.info

ArabPlast is the largest trade expo for plas­tics, petro­chem­i­cals and the rub­ber in­dus­try in the MENA re­gion. The 2019 edi­tion is set to bring to­gether key play­ers and ex­perts in the sec­tor from around the world, aim­ing to beat last year’s to­tal of 906 ex­hibitors from 41 coun­tries and 27,268 vis­i­tors from 119 coun­tries. The expo will show­case in­no­va­tive ideas, tech­nolo­gies and prod­ucts across a range of in­dus­try fields.

JAN­UARY 28-30 Abu Dhabi Pub­lish­ing Fo­rum 2019 Ma­narat Al Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi vis­itabud­habi.ae

DCT Abu Dhabi will host the se­cond edi­tion of the Abu Dhabi Pub­lish­ing Fo­rum, fea­tur­ing panel dis­cus­sions, work­shops, and an ex­hi­bi­tion show­cas­ing the most ad­vanced tech­nolo­gies in the field of dig­i­tal pub­lish­ing. This year’s theme is ‘The fu­ture of dig­i­tal pub­lish­ing: Tech­nolo­gies and chal­lenges – the global ex­pe­ri­ence’, and will fo­cus on the sig­nif­i­cance of dig­i­tal pub­lish­ing in the era of the in­ter­net and tech ad­vance­ment.

JAN­UARY 14-17 World Fu­ture En­ergy Sum­mit Abu Dhabi Na­tional Ex­hi­bi­tion Cen­tre world­fu­tureen­er­gy­sum­mit.com

The World Fu­ture En­ergy Sum­mit re­turns un­der the theme of ‘em­brac­ing the fu­ture, wel­com­ing dis­rup­tion’. More than 850 ex­hibit­ing com­pa­nies from over 40 coun­tries will take part, as well as a range of top-level speak­ers in­clud­ing for­mer Sec­re­tary Gen­eral of the United Na­tions, Ban Ki-Moon. The sum­mit will have a num­ber of zones ded­i­cated to en­ergy, water, eco-waste, so­lar, green build­ings, mo­bil­ity and more.

JAN­UARY 28-31 Arab Health Dubai In­ter­na­tional Con­ven­tion and Ex­hi­bi­tion Cen­tre arab­healthon­line

The lead­ing health­care busi­ness plat­form in the Mid­dle East has been tak­ing place for al­most 45 years and now boasts up­wards of 4,150 ex­hibit­ing com­pa­nies, 84,500 health­care and trade pro­fes­sion­als, and 65 ex­hibit­ing coun­tries. As well as show­cas­ing the lat­est trends, prod­ucts and ser­vices in health­care, the event will fea­ture an In­no­va­tion Hub, a se­ries of In­nov8 talks, and a raft of ex­pert speak­ers.

JAN­UARY 20-22 In­ter­sec 2019 Dubai In­ter­na­tional Con­ven­tion and Ex­hi­bi­tion Cen­tre in­ter­sec.ae.messe­frank­furt.com

In­ter­sec is a lead­ing trade fair for se­cu­rity, safety and fire pro­tec­tion, bring­ing to­gether busi­ness, tech­nol­ogy and in­no­va­tions un­der one roof. More than 1,300 ex­hibitors will show­case a com­pre­hen­sive range of prod­ucts across seven broad sec­tions: com­mer­cial se­cu­rity, smart home, cy­ber­se­cu­rity, fire and res­cue, safety and health, home­land se­cu­rity and polic­ing, and perime­ter and phys­i­cal se­cu­rity.

JAN­UARY 30-31 The Sport Busi­ness Sum­mit Bab Al Qasr, Abu Dhabi lead­er­sin­sport.com

This two-day event hosted by Abu Dhabi Sports Coun­cil will fea­ture a main sum­mit and a se­ries of be­spoke work­shops, pro­vid­ing a plat­form for at­ten­dees to dis­cuss key themes and top­ics of the busi­ness of sport. An im­pres­sive speak­ers list is headed by Lord Se­bas­tian Coe, pres­i­dent of the IAAF, Keith Har­ris, deputy chair­man of Ever­ton FC, and Keith Pelly, CEO of the PGA Eu­ro­pean Tour. Some 350 in­dus­try ex­ec­u­tives are ex­pected to at­tend.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UAE

© PressReader. All rights reserved.