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Meeting with H.E. Abdulla Al Saleh – Undersecretary for Foreign Trade & Industry at Ministry of Economy UAE

On the occasion of the first edition of the Middle East Economic Forum to be held between 21st and 24th of May 2017 in Dubai, the organizational team of the congress had the pleasure and the honor of meeting His Excellency Abdulla Al Saleh from the Ministry of Economy in UAE, discussing ways of cooperation in the light of a successful event.

His Excellency reinforced the need of a good relationship between the East and the West with a strong focus on the developments taking place in our society but also the technological and innovational trends within influence almost all the working levels within the industry.

The Middle East and more specific, Dubai, enjoys huge developments in smart technologies and innovation, expertise from which our participants will benefit during the Middle East Economic Forum.

The congress intends to become an international platform with up to 400 leading figures from the academic, economic, political, and corporate fields.

At the same time, the Middle East Economic Forum intends to reaffirm the potential and growing economic and political performance of Dubai in advance for the World Expo 2020.

The exchange took place in an effective and informative way, His Excellency being pleased by the organizers initiative, offering useful input and feedback on how to better place the congress within the UAE region and how a better communication between East and West is now more than ever needed.

We are highly impressed by Dubai’ strategies and innovative initiatives in implementing the UAE strategies 2020 afterwards, and therefore the organizers ensured His Excellency that the congress participants can benefit from top local know-how of quality and expertise.

At the same time, it is well aware that Dubai is on the way to becoming the smartest city in the world and for sure the business people attending the congress, especially from the European countries, would be keen to benefit from the congress results.

The outcome of the meeting was positive and promising, His Excellency ensuring the organizers of attending and supporting the congress and is looking forward to welcoming us in Dubai.