Doing Solar Business in Saudi Arabia

  • Date: April 30, 2013
  • End Date: April 30, 2013
  • Location: JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Dubai

Following the recent unveiling of K.A.CARE’s Competitive Procurement Process, ESIA is pleased to host a Breakfast Briefing to shed more light on the realities of executing solar projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  The seminar takes place on 30 April 2013, from 08:30 to 10:30 at the Fairmont Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.

Strategic Partners

Program

   DEWA

     DSCE

Sponsor

 

      First Solar

 

Event Partners

 

Access Consultants

 

 

   Apricum

 

Belectric

 

KAUST
08:30  Registration and Networking

 

09:00  Welcome by Vahid Fotuhi, President, Emirates Solar Industry Association

 

09:05  How to Prepare for KA.CARE’s Localization Requirements
          Nikolai Dobrott, Managing Partner, Apricum Group

 

09:25  Selecting the Right Local Partner
          Reda El Chaar, Managing Director, Access Consultants

 

09:45  Proceed with Caution: Executing EPC Projects in Saudi
          Martin Mock, Country Head, Belectric Saudi Arabia

 

10:05  Financing Solar Projects in Saudi Arabia
          Soudki Atassi, Director of Project Finance, Acwa Power
10:25  How to Cope with Saudi’s harsh weather conditions 
          Raed Bkayrat, Manager of Technology Application and Advancement Group, KAUST

 

10:45  Panel Q&A

 

11:00  Finish

 

Cost
ESIA members  - Free
Non members   – AED250 (US$70)

 

We look forward to seeing you on 30 April, at what promises to be a stimulating and informative seminar.  For more information please contact sarah@emiratessolar.com.

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