Under the auspices of
H.E Ibrahim Mehleb, the Prime Minister of Egypt,
Eng. Sherif Ismail, Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources and
Eng. Ahmed Shaker, Minister of Electricity & Renewable Energy,
the first Euro-Egyptian Energy Day will take place on Friday, 21st of November 2014 at the Aquarium Grotto in Zamalek.
The Euro-Egyptian Energy Day is a local event that aims to raise public awareness of Energy Efficiency (EE) and its uses in everyday life, the implementation of Renewable Energy (RE) and the links between energy and climate change.
The event is being organized by the Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations as well as Egyptian institutions involved in Sustainable Energy with the support of the European Union through the EU Funded Technical Assistance to support the reform of the Energy Sector, Arab Republic of Egypt (TARES) as part of the Energy Sector Policy Support Programme (Energy SPSP) for Egypt.
It hopes to encourage employees of the public sector to become leaders in reducing energy consumption and CO2 emissions. Key stakeholders include politicians, consumers, families with children, school and university students, professionals, institutions and local companies as well as the representative of the EU and the European countries and relevant donor projects.
About 1000 participants are expected to join the Euro-Egyptian Energy Day. The main target group are the employees and families of key institutions (Ministry of Petroleum and Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, etc.) involved in both energy policy and Energy Efficiency solutions.
Lots of activities are planned on this day including Educational activities and programmes allowing children and youth to discover EE & RES, Exhibitions and fairs where public and private organisations will demonstrate and explain their energy technologies to the wider public, Broadcast videos on energy efficiency and European best practices and much more.
Join us on this special day and till then stay connected with us on our facebook page (Euro Egyptian Energy Day)
For sponsorship and exhibition inquiries, contact salma.elsahhar [at] ahk-mena.com