• The exhibition covers 62,513 square meters at DWTC
• 62 sponsors and 32 sponsors and supporting associations of the largest exhibition of its kind in the region
• 20 international pavilions in the exhibition
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, Founder and Chairman of WETEX and Dubai Solar Show, announced that a total of 1,750 companies from 55 countries will participate in the 24th Water, Energy Expo , technology and the environment (WETEX) . The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) will organize the exhibition from September 27 to 29 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Al Tayer noted that DEWA organizes WETEX and Dubai Solar Show (DSS) every year under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, and under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Supreme Energy Council of Dubai.
“Hosting WETEX and Dubai Solar Show is in line with the vision of thought leadership to promote sustainable development in the UAE and cement Dubai’s position as a global hub for the green economy and privileged destination for the organization and hosting of major international events, conferences and exhibitions.For 23 years, WETEX has established itself as one of the largest and most important specialized fairs.It has become a platform key for global organizations from the energy, water, environment, oil and gas, green development and related sectors to showcase their latest innovative solutions, products and technologies. also to the world the achievements of the United Arab Emirates in the renewable and clean energy sector and highlights Dubai’s efforts to increase the share of renewable energy and promote See sustainability in line with Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 and Dubai Zero Carbon Strategy. 2050 to supply 100% of Dubai’s total electricity capacity from clean energy sources by 2050,” said Al Tayer.
Al Tayer said the expo provides an opportunity for government and private organizations to reach out to thousands of exhibitors, attendees, officials and decision makers to strike deals and build partnerships, as well as identify the needs of the market. This is particularly important given the significant increase in renewable and clean energy projects in the UAE and the region. WETEX and DSS also provide a unique platform for investors to build business relationships and connect with decision makers from various industries. In addition, the exhibition allows visitors to take advantage of the busy schedule of specialized seminars and workshops.
WETEX and DSS 2022 are held in conjunction with the 8th Global Green Economy Summit, organized by the World Green Economy Organization, DEWA, and the Supreme Energy Council Dubai in cooperation with international partners September 28-29, 2022, under the theme ‘Climate Action Leadership through Collaboration: The Roadmap to Net-Zero.’ The summit will bring together officials and decision makers from around the world.
“Since its launch in 1999, WETEX has experienced continuous growth. WETEX and DSS in 2021, which we hosted at the Dubai Exhibition Center at Expo 2020 Dubai, attracted 1,200 companies from 55 countries and 62 sponsors, in addition to 10 national pavilions. The exhibition welcomed 45,506 visitors from different parts of the world. During the exhibition, DEWA organized 56 specialized seminars and round tables on sustainability, renewable and clean energy, green hydrogen, water desalination using clean energy, circular economy , renewable energy generation and storage, artificial intelligence and emerging technologies in utilities, smart meters and grids, innovation in the post-COVID-19 phase, among other important topics,” added AlTayer.
Al Tayer noted that this year, WETEX and DSS will cover an area of 62,513 square meters, with the participation of around 1,750 companies from 55 countries in addition to 62 sponsors and 32 supporting partners and associations. The exhibition hosts 20 international pavilions.
“Between 2011 and 2021, the number of visitors to WETEX increased almost tenfold. This underscores its position as the region’s largest sustainability and clean energy technology show. We are confident that WETEX and Dubai Solar Show 2022 will continue this success by attracting thousands of visitors from all over the world,” said Al Tayer.
Al Tayer praised the role of partners, sponsors, exhibitors and the media. He pointed out that they have been DEWA’s partners in the successful journey of the exhibition for 23 years.
WETEX and Dubai Solar Show will be held at Dubai World Trade Center in Halls 1-8, Arena Halls 1, 2 and Sheik Saeed Halls 1,2,3. To access the exhibition, visitors must register on www.wetex.ae/Register