DEWA Invites Universities to Display Innovations at WETEX 2018

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) invited local and international universities to be a part of the Innovation Hall. This year, Innovation Hall is considered as a crucial element of the 20th Water, Energy Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) 2018. In fact, the 20th WETEX is going to be the largest event since it was inaugurated. It would fall under the guard of the Green Week, in partnership with the 3rd Dubai Solar Show.

The exhibition is being organized following the instruction of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and the Ruler of Dubai; and also under the aegis of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bins Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance and President of DEWA. The exhibition would be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 23rd to 25th October 2018.

The exhibition would be having the theme ‘At the forefront of sustainability’.

More than 14 universities are an integral part of Innovation Hall at the WETEX and the Dubai Solar Show. The exhibition aims to provide support to the university students by exhibiting their ideas and innovations in areas, such as energy, water, sustainability, gas, renewable energy, and oil. The exhibition aims to provide support to the concept that has been envisioned by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, to involve youths within the development process. After all, the youths would be the driving force and would be creating a bright future.

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA and Founder and Chairman of WETEX stated that DEWA doesn’t leave any effort to support the youth and empower them so that they get the chance to explore new opportunities. Also, prepare the young generation to spread a culture of sustainability in society.