general info WORLD FUTURE ENERGY SUMMIT TO BE HELD IN ABU DHABI NEXT YEAR
World Future Energy Summit To Be Held In Abu Dhabi Next Year
Updated on 23 September 2020

The World Future Energy Summit (WFES), an annual renewable energy conference, will be taking place in Abu Dhabi from 5-7 April, 2021.

The conference will be taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and will bring together “stakeholders from government and private sectors, finance, technology providers, innovators, academics and industry leaders”.

WFES usually takes place in January along with the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, but this year, due to the pandemic sustainability week will be held online from 18-21 January, 2021.

A new format for WFES has been developed following extensive consultation with key industry stakeholders and partners, according to the organisers.

“The revised, multi-pronged format of the event will offer attendees the opportunity to conduct business and engage with industry colleagues through a platform of their choice: whether on the exhibition floor or in a virtual meeting space,” WFES Group Event Director Grant Tuchten said.

The event will showcase “thousands of innovations, technologies and present best practices for the future, supporting a more sustainable approach to a global economic recovery”, Tuchten added.

Last year, WFES attracted more than 34,000 attendees from 125 countries.

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