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Press Releases from Fleming Gulf Conferences (39 total)

Fleming Gulf's Pipeline Integrity summit takes a global overview

3rd Annual Global Pipeline Integrity Management Summit is the answer to the current challenges facing the onshore pipelines industry. The integrity of a pipe and all its working components is needed for safe and uninterrupted operation. Pipelines within the oil & gas sector play a major part in the workings of the industry, they form part of the infrastructure to move large quantities of gas, oil and petroleum from source to

Embeding a Cultural Change Within Your Retail Banking Environment

8th Annual Middle East Retail Banking Forum (15- 17 April 2013, Habtoor Resort and Spa, Dubai – UAE), will provide a platform to the region's retail bankers to analyse, evaluate and improvise their retail strategy in order to give a better customer experience and hence make profitable business. A society of more confident and financially savvy consumers will be able to take better control of their money by planning ahead, getting

Global companies are looking to invest in rapidly growing Latin America

Latin American railway market holds immense potential. LatAm Rail Opportunities will host a global mix of speakers who will deliberate on the developments in and around Latin America. Body: Argentinean Interior and Transportation Minister, Florencio Randazzo, recently announced that Argentina will be using trains manufactured internationally as a part of a move to rejuvenate its existing railway network. A bid was carried out to award the contract for new rail cars

Rail Opportunities in Saudi Arabia to Reform The Transport Network

4th Annual Middle East Rail Opportunities to be held in Riyadh will see discussions on the rail infrastructure across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and case studies of successful railway networks. The Saudi Railway Master Plan 2010 – 2040 represents the basis for a long term sustainable development and forms a step-by-step extension plan of the Saudi Arabian railway network. The first high-speed passenger railway line between the Saudi Arabian cities

Bridging the gap – Healthcare and IT

One of the objectives of the Healthcare IT India Summit is to bring in the industry experts and regulators to converse and present the scope for the Healthcare Informatics. The summit will be held on 23th & 24th April, 2013, in Hyderabad and will focus on integrating Healthcare with Information Technology to make way for the future of Healthcare management system. Healthcare has come a long way from being perceived as

District Cooling Is The Future Of Cooling

At current levels, 70 percent of annual peak electricity consumption is used by air conditioning units to meet the cooling demands in Saudi Arabia and the demand is expected to nearly triple by 2030. It is expected that by year 2030, 1.5 million barrels of oil per day will be needed to power air-conditioning units. Prudent developers and authorities are turning to District Cooling (DC) technology as it has proven,

Strategising OPEX in Oil and Gas Logistics

Graeme King, Northern Logistics Coordination Lead from Material Logistics Group is one of the advisors at the 2nd Annual Oil and Gas Logistics Summit to be held on 26 - 27 March 2013, at The Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi. Graeme King, Northern Logistics Coordination Lead from Material Logistics Group is one of the advisors at the 2nd Annual Oil and Gas Logistics Summit to be held on 26 - 27 March

Efficient Lighting: Building awareness is the first step

At the onset of Fleming Gulf's GCC INFRA - Lighting Concepts Summit in Doha, Qatar, industry practitioners are gearing up to what promises to be a platform that provides a global perspective on solutions that are impacting the world of lighting. Little is known that the lighting sector can contribute greatly to the economy of a country by serving as a power saving system that allows electricity to be used

Social Media - Impressions during an emergency

Crisis crop in every organization. The need for business continuity management is very important. Business Continuity & Emergency Response Forum is a platform to discuss best practices formulating plans for crisis management. January 30, 2013 – Shamoon virus was one of the biggest newsmakers in the industry. The attack of the virus left ARAMCO, Saudi's leading state oil company, crippled as more than 30,000 computers were made redundant. The impact of

Integrated waste management solutions in Oman

The Waste Management Forum Oman on 25 - 26 March 2013 in Muscat, will take the steps towards greener Oman and to inspire Omani's of the efficient waste and recycling systems to benefit the environment regionally and globally. Muscat, 29 January 2013 - Oman receives approximately 1.62kg of waste per person generated in a day, which is equivalent to 4370 tonnes per day and 1.6 million per year in the whole

Adding value to core - business activities by addressing cost efficiency

With the governments in the GCC region continuing to invest heavily in building infrastructure and public utilities, there is a fast growing need to effectively and efficiently manage these assets. The Facilities Management (FM) industry in the GCC is expected to see $9.45bn worth of opportunities by 2014, a 44% increase from where it stands today, according to new research. Today, FM has become the leading business service that integrates

Latin America is witnessing huge developments in the rail industry

South America is witnessing a major boom with regards to infrastructure development.Fleming Gulf presents LatAm Rail Opportunities 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil on 5-6 March 2013 to discuss on the prospects Latin American railroad industry. Body: Latin America is on a fast track development with regards to infrastructure and development. Brazilian rail industry has witnessed a major boom in recent years, the primary reasons for which are the recent discovery of

Summit in Abu Dhabi to address challenges in Enhanced Oil Recovery

Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) will help in recovering 67 billion barrels worth of oil. 2nd Annual Enhanced Oil Recovery & Heavy Oil Conference, to be held in Abu Dhabi in March will discuss the latest developments in the field of EOR and heavy oil. US Department of Energy estimates that Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) will help in recovering 67 billion barrels worth of oil. This was mentioned in an article

Enhanced Oil Recovery Conference for sustaining world oil reserves to be held in …

With sparse natural resources, EOR has gained significance for its techniques which have resulted in up to 60% increase in extraction as compared to 20-40%. 2nd Annual Enhanced Oil Recovery & Heavy Oil, will discuss developments in EOR and heavy oil. Abu Dhabi, December 13, 2012: Enhanced Oil Recovery will unlock the true potential of oil reserves. Enhanced oil recovery (EOR) is a power-driven technique that has gained prominence in the

Gulf Waste Water Summit 2013 Announces New Dates

The GCC water industry's most anticipated summit – Fleming Gulf's 3rd Annual Gulf Waste Water Summit, which was scheduled to take place in March 2013 is now poised to take place on 2nd & 3rd April 2013 at Shangri-La Hotel - Dubai. Back for the third consecutive year, this sought after summit has become the primary event for those involved in the field of water re-use technology. This year, the

Redefining Smart Cities To help bridge the digital difference

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is at the forefront of a massive drive to develop smart or intelligent cities. In line with SAGIA's vision - ‘To enact reforms and targeted investments to position Saudi Arabia among the world’s Top-10 most competitive economies', six economic cities are under development within the Kingdom. These cities have been initially funded by public private partnerships (PPP's) and international investors. All efforts are focused on

Synergising with Industry Pioneers to Develop Tomorrow's Latin American Railways

In light of the current developments taking place in the transport sector in South America, Fleming Gulf Conferences will be organizing LatAm Rail Opportunities 2013 that will bring together experts from leading rail associations, operators, supplier companies to make the conference, an interactive and knowledge – sharing platform by discussing vital case studies and holding brain storming sessions that the attendees could gain from. Brazil being one of the largest country

Gulf Region To Seek Waste-Water Solutions In Dubai

In most of the Gulf region, limited water resources pose severe constraints on economic and social development. According to the World Bank report, over pumping of underground water has lowered the water table which has increased the groundwater salinity, ground water depletion, and ecological degradation and this raises a serious threat of shortage and quality of water for the future. In this context, the development of non-conventional resources such as

4th Annual Middle East DC (District Cooling) Summit: Plan To Action

The 4th installment of the highly successful Middle East DC Summit will take place between 25th and 27th November,2012 at the Grand Hyatt Doha, Qatar and will see participation not only from leading DC technology specialists from a global platform but also from Middle East based organizations who are advocating the use and adoption of District Cooling systems proactively. The summit will host a high profile delegation that will include

Modernization has been a continuous need in order to make the Armed Forces effec …

DEFENCE MODERNISATION INDIA SUMMIT Of all the elements of national power, a country’s Economy and Defence occupy front ranks. This is because the strategic power of a nation is directly proportional to its economic might and defence prowess. Indian military aviation went through its first phase of modernisation during the mid sixties and the second phase was in the late seventies to early eighties. Today India’s military aviation is poised for

Global IWPP Summit: Nurturing Partnerships in Power and Water

The Global IWPP Summit held between the 1st and 3rd October, in Ras Al Khaimah, U.A.E, at The Al Hamra Convention Centre has indeed been a great success, which was organized by Fleming Gulf . The opening day, Monday, 1st October, 2012 was inaugurated by The Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed Bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, who graced the summit with his presence and

What to expect at The Middle East Smart Cities Summit 2012?

Prudent city development authorities, project stake holders and officials will congregate at the Intercontinental Doha between 28th & 29th May, 2012 to express their opinions at the ‘The Middle East Smart Cities Summit 2012', Qatar organized by Fleming Gulf Utilities Division. The summit aims not only to foster the growth and development of smart city projects in the GCC, but to also serve as a key assessor to gauge the

HSE Leaders in Energy Sector to Discuss Risks and Preventive measures

Managing safer facilities under cost, human, process and environmental constraints has been a growing challenge for years. Now coupled with the resonating implications of industrial disasters and the gaze of media and government fixed firmly on HSE practitioners, it has never been tougher for HSE professional to sustain a high level of standard and practise. To revisit the current standards and develop stringent guidelines, Fleming Gulf announces the 8th edition of

District Cooling – solution for Kuwait’s cooling needs

Fleming Gulf will host Power and District Cooling Summit under the esteemed patronage of The Ministry Of Electricity & Water, Kuwait between 29 April – 01 May 2012 at JW Marriott in Kuwait. Eng. Ahmed Khaled Al-Jassar, Undersecretary and Dr. Mishan Al Otaibi – Assistant Undersecretary Planning and Training from The Ministry Of Electricity & Water, Kuwait will join industry leaders to advocate the need for  effective and efficient technologies for

Regional leaders gear up to discuss GCC wastewater future from 24 – 26 April

Fleming Gulf in association with ACWUA and Miahona to host 2nd Annual Gulf Waste Water Summit at JW Marriott, Dubai between 24 – 26 April 2012. The summit will see a senior delegation from National Water Company, KSA along with Dr. Walid Abderahmann, Chairman of Miahona. As the implementation of wastewater infrastructure for the Gulf and GCC regions continues to gain momentum, regional leaders are going the extra mile to

Smart Cities - Plan to Reality

Industry analysts estimate the Smart City Market will touch $2.1 trillion by 2020 and the Middle East market seems to be taking an active role in investing in their future. Spends of over $63 Billion in the next five years in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE alone, is proof of realisation of a need to create an integration of technology that drives sustainability, citizen well-being and economic development. To

Wastewater experts to congregate at Dubai to discuss industry outlook

With 5 percent of the world’s population residing in Middle East & North Africa regions, the region ideally should have much more than the meagre one percent of the world’s available water supply. The numbers are a reminder that while it is important to implement rescue technologies and follow proper treatment to re-use wastewater individually in each region; crossing borders to create dialogue across all countries to share success stories

MEW – Kuwait to seek energy efficient solution for district cooling

In the wake of a demand for effective and efficient technologies for Kuwait’s cooling needs, Fleming Gulf’s utility division announced its Power and District Cooling Summit which is being hosted under the esteemed patronage of The Ministry Of Electricity & Water, Kuwait. The summit will take place on 29 April – 01 May 2012 at JW Marriott in Kuwait Eng. Ahmed Khaled Al-Jassar, Undersecretary and Dr. Mishan Al Otaibi –

ShiftIN Partners: 4As model to be Discussed at Kuwait HR Strategy Summit

ShiftIN Partners, a management-consulting firm focused on helping clients develop and execute strategic HR programs, joins Kuwait HR Strategy Summit, 2012 that will take place on 20 – 22 February at Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts – Kuwait as gold sponsor. ShiftIN Partners, with its headquarters in Abu Dhabi, was founded by some of the most experienced consultants in the field of strategy execution. Quique Vicedo one of the partners at ShiftIN Partners

HSE forum in Qatar expands exhibition space to accommodate more exhibitors

A sold out exhibition in 2011 and an upswing in the market pushed organisers to expand the exhibition floor in response to requests received 08 February 2012: The HSE Forum in Energy, themed Refining the Vision: Turning Commitment into Reality, will hold its 8th annual edition in Qatar from 8-10 October 2012 under the patronage of His Excellence Mohammed Bin Saleh Al Sada, Minister of Energy & Industry, Chairman and Managing

“Development of competency framework” - The Worley Parsons approach

Ian Alexander Fotheringham, a senior HR professional with over 23 years of experience in areas of resourcing, people engagement, employment law, reward and benefits and performance management processes will share his experience on implementing the “competency framework” program at Worley Parsons, Oman at the conference MANAGING THE HUMAN ASSET- Need of the HR in Muscat, Oman on 30th Jan 2012. Competency framework has been one of his pioneering projects in

Kuwait HR Strategy 2012 – Working towards Kuwait Vision 2035

Human resource development is on top of the priority lists of developed societies, including Kuwait. In light of Kuwait’s vision to transform itself into a commercial and financial hub by 2035, it is important to meet the manpower requirements of the country and ensure successful implementation of the development plan. To equip HR professionals with the capacity to respond to Kuwait's economic diversification plan, Fleming Gulf Conferences brings its first annual

Fluctuating Workforce Affects Production in Mining

HR departments in mining industry are implementing effective employee retention programs and new ways in determining their value. It is rightly said that "machines are important in the production process but the man behind the machines is more important”. The limited supply of qualified technical talent in the mining industry has been affecting the sector for over a decade now and year after year there are more people leaving than entering

“MANAGING THE HUMAN ASSET- Need of the HR” to address challenges faced by HR …

With the success of its HR conference series for the last six years, Fleming Gulf Conferences announces “MANAGING THE HUMAN ASSET – Need of the HR” conference scheduled for 30 – 31 January and 1 February, 2012 in Muscat, Oman. The conference will help HR professionals develop a fresh perspective on finding solutions to their human asset management challenges through presentations by leading experts, thought provoking debates, enlightening case studies and

HR Best Practices in Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals-Kuwait to take place on 21-22 N …

After the success of its HR series in Doha for six consecutive years, Fleming Gulf Conferences announces its “HR Best Practices in Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals-Kuwait” conference scheduled for 21 – 22 November 2011 at Al Manshar Rotana, Kuwait. The conference will bring together HR professionals in the oil, gas and petroleum sectors to discuss the major issues faced on Human Resource front in their sectors. This two-day conference will

PHARMA SALES FORCE - REVIVING A NEW ERA

During the period of massive growth in pharma, most of the pharmaceutical companies employed noise-approach to drive sales growth. The sales strategy was all about getting more representative into the field. However in Asia Pacific, with budget constraint and lack of new molecules, pharma is facing high competition level and share-of-voice model is starting to be ineffective and inefficient. Therefore, eliminating ineffectiveness is crucial as we are now moving forward.

Best practices for customer loyalty management in Telecom Africa

Vodafone’s perspective on critical differentiators for successful customer loyalty programs will be presented at 3rd Annual CRM in Telecom event in Johannesburg in July. Developing loyalty among multi-sim customers is one of the major challenges faced by Telecom operators in Africa. 100 Telecom senior executives will meet at 3rd Annual Telecoms in Africa: Customer Loyalty & Retention Conference to uncover the best practices for customer loyalty management and how to maximise

Inherent Challenges V/S Transient Opportunities in IT For Government & Defence

Government Organizations and Defence Units are continuously nagged by highly fragmented, redundant data and difficult to manage network technology infrastructure. There is an urgent need for modernization and re-engineering of these core strata's, as there is a rise in demand for data portability and network sharing among these interdependent organization's. Gain valuable inputs about cloud computing, proactive cyber security policies and infrastructural requirements to make your digital network invincible by attending

Launch of 7th Annual HSE Forum in Qatar

With the implications of fatal explosion on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig still resonating, most oil and gas industry giants have been re-assessing their efforts and HSE systems. Managing inherent HSE challenges in current time coupled with the gaze of media and government firmly fixed on HSE practitioners, it’s never been tougher for the HSE professionals to sustain a high level of standard and practise. Under the patronage of HE Dr.