In pictures: Sheikh Ahmed opens Middle East Energy 2020
The 45th edition of Middle East Energy, previously known as Middle East Electricity, the global energy platform running until 5 March at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). Middle East Energy will be open daily from 10-6pm and, following a partnership between the event organiser Informa Markets and Dubai Expo 2020, exhibition goers can purchase Expo 2020 tickets at this week's show.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, opened the 45th edition of Middle East Energy at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Sheikh Ahmed explored the latest technology breakthroughs and solutions being displayed by more than 1,100 local, regional and international exhibitors feeding global energy industry innovative in major transformation.
His Excellency toured the exhibition.
HH Sheikh Ahmed praised DMB (Ducab Metals Business) subsidiary of copper and aluminium cables manufacturer Ducab.
Middle East Energy kicks off with conference's opening session - held under the theme 'Energy in Transition, Connecting the World Demand, Digitalisation, Diversification'.