Smart Skyscrapers Summit 2016

Sofitel Dubai, The Palm Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE

The 3rd annual Smart Skyscrapers Summit, supported by Dubai Supreme Council of Energy is the most prominent event on smart and sustainable skyscrapers in the Middle East. Held on 16–17 May 2016 at Sofitel Dubai, The Palm Resort & Spa, the summit will attract over 25 speakers, 400 participants and 30+ exhibitors from all over the globe. The Smart Skyscrapers Summit aims to discuss challenges, trends and developments in ultra-high rise building design in the Middle East region. Featured speakers include: Salim Mohammad Zid, Senior Civil Engineer Dubai Municipality; Dr. Hisham Jomah, Chief Development Officer, Jeddah Economic Company, KSA; Dr. M Ramachandran, Senior Advisor, US Green Building Council; Dr. Florian Troesch, Vice President - The PORT Technology Schindler Group; Jeevan D’Mello, Senior Director, Emaar Group; Gary Rawlings, Design Director at Gensler; and Hussam Abdelghany, Associate Director at Atkins Global, among many more.

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Rome, Italy

The Mediterranean Oil & Gas 2016 Summit, taking place on 25-27 May in Rome, Italy, will provide a unique networking platform for representatives of regional governments and oil companies from around the world to connect and develop business opportunities with companies that are interested to operate in the Mediterranean region and create new ventures. More than 250 attendees will have the opportunity to pre-arrange one-to-one meetings with the government and industry during more than 15 hours of networking during the event.

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WAMPEX 2016 – The 12th West African International Mining & Power Exhibition

Accra International Conference Centre, Accra, Ghana

The 12th West African International Mining & Power Exhibition returns in 2016, in association with WAMPOC – the 11th West African Mining & Power Conference. For 22 years WAMPEX has provided the West African mining and power industries with introductions to new suppliers, new technologies and new techniques in respect of mining machinery, earth moving equipment, crushers, materials handling and all primary requirements including site management; minerals processing; engineering and project management; electrical engineering, power transmission, distribution and reticulation, alongside all equipment, technology and services related to the mining and power industries. The event will also cover environmental safeguards, health & safety requirements, and related services, consumables and spares.

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Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

As the continent's largest food & beverage industry trade event, Africa's Big Seven (AB7) features seven shows covering the entire spectrum of activity, from farm gate to processing, manufacturing, packaging, wholesale and retail, right through to hospitality and institutional catering, with a quality conference and an array of workshops offering additional value. AB7's dedicated show segments are: Agri-Food (for manufacturers and producers); DrinkTech Africa (beverage processing and packaging machinery and equipment); FoodBiz Africa (food service and equipment), FoodTech Africa (production, processing and packaging); InterBake Africa (equipment, processes and ingredients for the baking industry); Pan Africa Retail Trade Exhibition (food, beverages, merchandise and FMCG); and Retail Solutions Africa (technology for retailers).

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Messe München, Munich, Germany

From 21-24 June 2016, up to 850 companies will display their solutions for the optimisation of production processes and professional service robotics across six exhibition halls. Topics that will be highlighted at the annual event include: Human-Robot-Collaboration, Industry 4.0 and Professional Service Robotics. AUTOMATICA will showcase the complete spectrum of products, systems and solutions for almost every automation project – as a result, the event attracts users from the most diverse sectors of production, such as automotive and metalworking industry, medical, pharmaceutical, food and plastics industry. In parallel to AUTOMATICA, the new platform IT2Industry will take place in Hall B4. The trade fair and open conference will demonstrate the link between automation and information technology.

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