Abu Dhabi - the Capital of the UAE
Abu Dhabi, ranked one of the twenty most attractive economies in the world for enabling trade,is a city that combines Arabic hospitality with a highly professional business landscape.
An attractive location – A modern & cosmopolitan city connecting Europe, Asia and Africa
Building for the future – The 2030 vision for the future of Abu Dhabi focuses of 4 key areas:
· Economic development
· Environmental sustainability and the development of infrastructure
· Social development
· Enhancement of government operations
Unparalleled quality of life – A place to build more than your business
· Abu Dhabi directs 25% of government expenditure to supporting and funding the public education system.
· Significant investments in healthcare, recreation, retail etc.
· Residents in Abu Dhabi have access to a number of domestic banks as well as leading international financial institutions.
Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD)
Established in 2010, Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) is the region’s largest manufacturing, industrial and logistics hub spanning 410 sqk. Strategically located between Abu Dhabi and Dubai, KIZAD is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, which is the operator and manager of the 11 commercial, logistics, community and leisure ports in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, Fujairah and Kamsar, Guinea.
Seamlessly managed with Khalifa Port – one of the world’s most advanced deep sea ports with world-class infrastructure – KIZAD focuses on providing an ecosystem where the customers are able to have advantages of best cost, speed and scale for their operations. KIZAD provides an integrated service offering that spans metal products, food processing, polymers, automotive, oil & gas, logistics and energy.
KIZAD offers businesses outstanding access to markets through sea, air, road and future rail; connecting them to more than 4.5 billion consumers. Its world-class infrastructure provides businesses with the necessary internal transportation and utilities network and opportunities through its integrated clustering approach. The integrated services of Khalifa Port and KIZAD offer long-term competitive commercial advantages including supply chain efficiencies.
17:30 - 18:00 Registration & Networking
18:00 - 18:15 Welcome Remark
18:15 - 19:00 Main Presentation
19:00 - 19:15 Q&A
19:15 - 21:00 Dinner & Networking