Executive Committee of WEF 2012 holds 6th meeting

Dubai: The Executive Committee of the World Energy Forum 2012 (WEF) held its sixth meeting at the headquarters of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority under chair of Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of The SCE and Chairman of the Committee.

Major General Khamis Mattar Al Mazeina, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police , Nejib Zaafrani, CEO and Secretary General of The SCE and Vice Chairman of the Committee, Dr. Yousef Al Akraf, President of the Services, Logistics and Facilities Committee, Khawla Al Mehairi, Vice Chairman of Media and Communications Committee for the World Energy Forum 2012 and other members of the Committee and other sub-committees were present to discuss preparations for WEF, which will be hosted by Dubai in the World Trade Center from the 22nd to 24th of October 2012 at Dubai World Trade Centre under the theme, ‘A Forum For World Leaders.

‘ The meeting discussed the forum’s agenda, the progress of the sub- committees, the editorial plan, marketing campaign, hospitality arrangements, memorial stamps and coins, in addition to the progress achieved by the services, logistics and facilities committee. This committee held a number of meetings last month with the Forum’s team and the event management company, both based in New York, as part of the ongoing efforts to host the forum which solidifies Dubai’s role as a global hub for capital, trade, research, renewable energy and sustainability.

The meeting also discussed the ongoing efforts to make hosting the forum a success in order to further establish the prominent position of the UAE and its global energy-focused initiatives.

The WEF aims to host a series of global energy discussions and create a global movement for safer cleaner and more sustainable energy for mankind.