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Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza inaugurated the Ninth Gulf Electronics and Water Engineers Conference and Exhibition at the Gulf International Convention and Exhibition Centre of the Gulf Hotel yesterday on behalf of His Royal Highness the Prime Minister.
The event, on the theme, Smart Economy Solutions, is being attended by more than 500 people, among them senior officials, decision-makers and those interested in the technical and specialized industry from within and outside Bahrain.
Dr. Mirza expressed his thanks and appreciation to His Royal Highness the Prime Minister for his patronage of the conference and for his constant support and encouragement.
The event began with a speech by the conference President, Mohammed Al-Daman, during which he congratulated His Royal Highness the Prime Minister on the occasion of His Highness being honoured by the League of Arab States by awarding him the Shield of Development.
He said this made Bahrain rise to an advanced level in the field of human development. The President of the conference also spoke about the importance of enhancing the use of ICT solutions and services in raising the quality of services to keep pace with the times.
He said the Association of Electrical and Electronic Engineers has been keen to select the best working papers in the conference and to present innovative technical content to attract effective participation according to the needs of concerned officials, academics and experts in the field of renewable energy and information communication technology.