Gulf Industry Fair 2018 at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre
The Gulf Industry Fair’s aim is to bring to the forefront the need for Eco-Industrial Development considerations in supply, consultancy and planning for growth in the Gulf region. The increased industrialisation of the area requires framework for industry to develop while addressing environmental concerns. Showcasing mutually beneficial connections between industry, natural systems, energy, materials and local communities, the conference is there to help inform the design of industrial production processes.
About Gulf Industry Fair
The Gulf Industry Fair has established itself as a specialist industrial marketing platform for service providers, distributors and agencies representing key segments including:
- Energy and Environmental Protection
- Industrial Metals (Steels and Alloys)
- Industrial Processes and Manufacturing
- Industrial Safety and Security
- Logistics and Industrial Facilities
- Ports and Maritime Industries
- Training for Industry
Major companies who will be exhibiting include Bahrain Technical Supplies Centre, Box Makers W.L.L., Gulf Markets International W.L.L., Midal Cables Ltd and UNEECO amongst others. This year sees the Solar Utilities Network Conference forum take place alongside the Gulf Industry Fair, which is a showcase for energy diversification and a move away from traditional carbon-based fuels. This will showcase technologies and allow interactions to promote networking and knowledge exchange between sectors. To travel to Bahrain, you will need to arrange a visa before you go.
The Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre is Bahrain’s biggest exhibition and conference facility, with 14000 m2 of exhibition space and 1400 m2 of function space. It is able to hold 5000 delegates and up to 30000 visitors each day. Opening in 1991, the BIECC was the first conference centre of its type in Bahrain and has hosted Middle East Oil and Gas Show and Conference, Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition and Middle East Refining and Petrochemicals Conference and Exhibition.
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Getting to the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre
We are located close to the BIECC, talking around 20 minutes to walk, or only 8 minutes in a taxi. The venue is also serviced by a train station that runs from Bahrain Mall to the BIECC.
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