The second edition of the summit will take place at the Habtoor Grand Resort in JBR, Dubai on 23 May
The Big Project Middle East editorial team has confirmed that the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) is joining its forthcoming 2023 Energy & Sustainability (E&S) Summit. A member of the council will deliver a keynote address and participate in the event’s panel discussions, the editorial team said.
The DSCE is the governing body tasked with policy development, planning and coordinating with concerned authorities & energy bodies to deliver new energy sources, while employing a balanced approach to protecting the environment, in alignment with the Dubai Integrated Energy Strategy 2030 (DIES). The strategy was launched under the visionary guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai.
The E&S Summit will bring together professionals from government, developers, operators, consultants, contractors and suppliers, to discuss a variety of key topics, in line with a region wide drive towards sustainable development and clean energy. Registration is complementary but mandatory for industry professionals.
“The DSCE’s vision and mission is central to Dubai’s future economic and sustainable energy growth, so we are proud and humbled to have the council’s participation at our second Energy & Sustainability Summit. As part of his keynote, Majd Fayyad, DSM Strategy & Policy Lead at the DSCE will share a global perspective on Net Zero; Dubai’s drive to achieving Net Zero; Dubai’s Green Mobility Strategy and more, and will also bring his valued thoughts and opinions to our highly anticipated COP28 panel discussion,” said Jason Saundalkar, Head of Content of Big Project Middle East.
The council’s mission is to support Dubai’s economic growth through secure energy supply & efficient energy use, while meeting the following environmental & sustainability objectives: effective planning of energy sector; develop an integrated approach to securing energy supply and employing efficient energy practices for the sustainable growth of Dubai; ensure sustainability of energy supply while preserving environment; rationalise the use of energy and ensure environmental sustainability; plan and facilitate the execution of the strategic initiatives, demand management and supply options with view of diversifying energy sources, and set a governance framework to streamline existing energy practices across the DSCE entities to optimise synergy and energy efficiency.
According to the editorial team, the event’s agenda will include several panel discussions and presentations, each tying into topics such as: COP28 expectations and opportunities; the future of energy, green hydrogen and energy transition in the GCC; Net Zero developments and performance focused approaches to benchmarking buildings; smart and sustainable city mobility and more. Keep up with updates to event’s agenda by clicking here.
To discuss participating at the event as a speaker, contact conference producer Jason Saundalkar on Jason.firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsorship inquires can be addressed to Raed Kaedbey (email@example.com) and Madeleine Martin (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To learn more about the 2023 Energy & Sustainability Summit, click here.