6-8 March: Middle East Electricity

Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE

Middle East Electricity is the largest exhibition and conference on a global scale for the power industry, covering the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, including the renewable energy sector and the lighting industry. It offers its exhibitors access to thousands of potential customers from across the Middle East, Africa and the rest of the world. As the region’s leading gathering of power industry professionals, companies can expect to find new customers, strengthen relationships with existing clients and develop or expand their business in MEA.

Alongside the exhibition, Middle East Electricity offers a diverse range of professional education and training opportunities.

Attendees can learn about the latest technologies at exhibitor-led Technical Seminars, take a wider look at the industry with our conference series, advance professionally with CPD accredited Workshops and catch up on essential codes & regulations in the Consultants’ Arena.

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9-10 April: World Takaful Conference 2018

Dusit Thani, Dubai, UAE


Join over 300 industry leaders comprising CEOs, CIOs & Dignitaries from around the world at the 13th Annual World Takaful Conference (WTC) - convened by leading financial intelligence platform Middle East Global Advisors in strategic partnership with the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Authority. The conference will take shape under the theme of “Differentiation, Innovation & Profitable Growth” on April 9-10 at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Dubai.


The World Takaful Conference (WTC) is the leading and longest running global forum for Takaful and has played an instrumental role in the development of the industry for more than a decade by connecting key markets like the GCC & South East Asia to emerging markets, in turn facilitating thought-provoking discussions, producing quality research & generating actionable insights.


As the industry navigates through the complex global insurance landscape, there is a greater need for its leaders to share insights and deliberate on new strategies to help it grow beyond its niche status. Leading Regulators and industry leaders including H.E. Ebrahim Obaid Al Zaabi, Director General, Insurance Authority (IA) & Abdulla Al Awar, CEO, Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre, to name a few, have keynoted the conference in the past.


2017 saw the inception of the inaugural InsurTech Integrated - a one-day dedicated stream to highlight the importance of developing digital proficiency amongst insurance and Takaful operators in the light of stiff competition. After garnering overwhelming response, the second edition of InsurTech Integrated is set to return on 10th April, 2018.


Key Features at the 13th WTC include: Keynote Speeches by regional regulatory authorities and global leaders in insurance & Takaful; Conversations with leading economists in the region; A power-packed debate discussing the future of Takaful; The 2nd edition of InsurTech Integrated; Discussions on asset management, financial strength, distribution and marketing strategies & more.


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6-8 March

Middle East Electricity

Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE

9-10 April

World Takaful Conference 2018

Dusit Thani, Dubai, UAE

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