GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Travel and Tourism

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: The Organizing Committee of the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi has announced the support of the Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) in the delivery of the 2019 Congress. The agreement appoints Hala Abu Dhabi as the Official Travel & Destination Partner alongside Etihad Airways as the Official Airline for the 2019 World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi.

The agreement was signed today by His Excellency Dr. Matar Al Neyadi, Chair of the Organizing Committee and Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Energy, and Mohammad Al Bulooki, Executive Vice President Commercial at Etihad Airways.

The World Energy Congress is the longest-running and only global event to cover every aspect of the energy sector around the world. In October 2014, the UAE National Committee for the World Energy Council won an international bid to host the prestigious Congress in Abu Dhabi, from 7 to 14 September 2019.

H.E. Dr. Matar Al Neyadi, Chair of the Organizing Committee and Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Energy, said: “The organization of a global event such as the World Energy Congress requires industry-leading professional partners and the support of reputed sponsors. With the appointment of Hala Abu Dhabi as the Official Travel & Destination Partner and Etihad as the Official Airline, we can create a decisive momentum in our mission to make the 2019 Abu Dhabi Congress the most successful World Energy Congress in more than 90 years of its history.”

Mohammad Al Bulooki, Executive Vice President Commercial at Etihad Airways, said: “Etihad and Hala are delighted to be supporting the Ministry of Energy with the organization for the congress and ensure its success to a global audience. The airline is renowned for the quality of its product and service so the World Energy Congress 2019 will be another high profile event where we can showcase what Abu Dhabi has to offer.”

This is the second key appointment made by the Organizing Committee, where Hala will be partnering with E3 of Dubai, the event management company, for their expertise in the energy sector. E3 will fulfill the role of lead project management and Hala will be the travel & destination partner, reporting to the leadership of the Organizing Committee.

Abu Dhabi will join an exclusive list of 23 cities that have hosted the congress since its inception in 1924. The 2019 congress will be the first to take place in a MENA country, while the UAE will be the first OPEC country to host this crucial event for the energy sector.

Hala is focussed on providing specialised support to conference organisers in Abu Dhabi. It offers complete event and leisure planning services, from venue sourcing and delegate registration right through to production and service delivery, all delivered by a multi-lingual in-house team.

Darren Peisley, Managing Director of Hala Group, said: “The World Energy Congress 2019 will provide yet another showcase for Hala to demonstrate its wide range of services to congress members who are visiting our home city of Abu Dhabi. We are continuing to grow our support to event organisers in the Middle East and will be working closely with E3 on the preparations to ensure a successful congress that supports the ambition of the UAE.”

Hala Abu Dhabi is part of the Hala Group, which brings together the distribution and destination marketing services of the Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) such as the Global Loyalty Company, Etihad Holidays, Hala Abu Dhabi, Hala Travel Management and the Amadeus Joint Venture. The establishment of the Hala Group during 2016 was brought about by the recognition of how commercial operations had grown across a variety of travel and hospitality businesses for EAG.


Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 7863 times
Posted on : Thursday, March 16, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Local and international aviation experts to analyse essential safety measures
Next Story : Brisbane Airport Leads With Smart Biometrics From Check-in to Boarding
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
LG DUALCOOL Air Conditioner Builds a Tower of Chocolate
Dune London: The Autumn/Winter17 campaign
Max Mara: Iconic Coats - Manuela & Teddy.
Contour, Highlight and Bronze your Body with Ease with Madame LA LA
Vintage is the rage for new Chronofighter range
SAINT HONORE Charisma “Twist” for elegant lady
Marina Rinaldi : Ashley Graham continues her role as the face of the brand for ...
LG Robots to Connect People for A Better Tomorrow
Ferrari Portofino: the Italian Grand Tourer par excellence
CITIZEN opens refurbished boutique at Sharjah City Centre
Exhilarating new Roger Dubuis pop-up boutique in the US
Panasonic announces robust plans for Middle East under new leadership
Mango Fall/Winter17 - Denim Special
Michael Kors Collection Spring 2018 Fashion Show
Weekend Max Mara : The Pasticcino Bag - Fall/Winter 2017
Huawei CBG supports the Middle East Innovation Agenda by bringing cutting-edge i...
TAG Heuer's Globetrotter Exhibition Opens in Dubai Mall on September 15, As Part...
Dubai Culture Takes ‘Dubai Next' to London Design Festival
Ulysse Nardin Presents Classico Zheng He
Kate Upton, Ashley Graham, Andreea Diaconu, Skai Jackson and more in Michael Kor...
'COÉGA'S Got You Covered' in New AW17 SPF50 Family Swimwear Collection
Malabar Gold & Diamonds recognized as the ‘Superbrand' 5th time in a row by Supe...
New Balance Introduces the 574 Sport in Celebration of the Dubai Mall Store Opening
Vacheron Constantin Pays Tribute to the Middle East with Exclusive Overseas Time...
The Longines Avigation BigEye: Aesthetics and tradition in a pilot's watch
NMC Healthcare wins ‘Brand of the Year 2017' by Superbrands
DeLaCour Reflect Tourbillon
IPhone 8 and IPhone 8 Plus to Arrive at DU on September 23
Star styles in TKD Lingerie's September surprise sale
Business and academia collaborate at Dubai Science Park to shape the science sector
Glittering beauty set with diamonds - a true Gilda beauty
Curtin University opens in the Middle East
MICHAEL Michael Kors Fall 2017 Nouveau Novelty Bags
Robin Singh to launch sports academy in Dubai
Abu Dhabi Ports recognised for exceptional Security Management; Receives ISO 280...
Saudi Investors to Keep Faith in Dubai Real Estate - Developer
SOUQ.com partners with Honor to bring the beautifully brilliant Honor 9 exclusiv...
ADNOC Distribution expands international sales footprint
UAE Team Emirates La Vuelta Wrap-Up
Airbus signs MoU with Dubai Land Department to explore the use of advanced geosp...
VFS Global opens first Chinese Visa Application Service Center in the Middle Eas...
Danube Properties Bags two prestigious awards this September
DMC partners with Marasi News to further reinforce its excellence in the market
ENEC CEO Highlights Priorities of UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program at WNA Sym...
DIFF Presents Two Outstanding Films for Golden Globe Consideration
Dubai Land Department to promote Dubai real estate internationally
ZENITH DEFY LAB
Huawei Joins Z-wave Alliance Board of Directors
Empower reinstates its position in carbon neutral practices
Four Strategic-level Government Agencies Move to Dubai Design District