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Award Winning 7th Middle East & North Africa Solar Conference and Expo


13-14 May 2015 | Dubai

Your roadmap to navigate new solar tenders: MENASOL 2015

Meet leading policy makers & win projects to increase your profits in the 2,700+ MW MENA region

Game-changing companies speaking:

ACWA-Power Gestamp Masdar Kawar First-solar
Ministry-Egypt-Electricity MASEN DEWA Masdar Partnerships-Technical-Bureau
TSK cobra First solar Martifer Solar jinkosolar

By attending this conference you will be part of the only solar event in MENA where you can meet the key executive decision makers from all of the key companies active in the region's PV market

At MENASOL 2015 your company will benefit from:

  • Country breakdown: Get detailed market intelligence - solar programmes, timelines and technology suitability to identify the best opportunities in Egypt, UAE, Morocco, Saudi Arabia and more
  • Delivering competitive solar power: Analyse invaluable data showing recent LCoE reductions and how experienced companies are making dramatic costs cuts in tenders
  • PV Excellence: Get project updates from winning PV bidders in MENA and identify how you can streamline the development of your plant
  • Operating CSP in desert conditions: Understand unique operating challenges for deploying CSP in harsh desert environments and get real performance data

Get the brochure here to find out about the latest agenda topics, speaker announcements and networking opportunities

Menasol is an excellent opportunity to network with the key stakeholders, all in all time well spent

ACWA Power

ACWA Power

Meet with solar decision makers including DEWA, Kuwait Oil Co. and MASEN

Meet face to face with your current and potential clients – make sure they know how serious you are about developing PV in MENA!

The following game-changing executives will be sharing their expertise on stage and available to chat at the networking area during lunch and coffees breaks:

  • Lamya Abdel Hady, Director of Egypt's Solar FiT Program, Egyptian Ministry of Electricity
  • Mohammad Hamed, Minister, Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources Jordan
  • Taoufik Laabi, Director of Strategy & Planning, Office National de l´Electricité Morocco
  • Taher Diab, Director – Strategy & Planning, Dubai Supreme Council of Energy
  • Pedro Banda, R&D Manager, Dubai Electricity & Water Authority – DEWA
  • Dayae Oudghiri, Management board member, MASEN
  • Raed Sherif, Senior Consultant, Kuwait Oil Company

Donwload the brochure here to find out how to meet PV decision makers

Learn from the PV companies with experience in MENA

We are bringing the PV companies that have recently won tenders in the MENA region up to the stage to share their knowledge. Find out their strategy and how you too can make a profitable business in the region.

These are the top executives that will give you the key for PV success in MENA:

  • Paddy Padmanathan, President & CEO, ACWA Power
  • Jorge Barredo, CEO, Gestamp Solar
  • Hanna Zaghloul, CEO, Kawar Energy
  • Roberto de Diego, CEO, Abdul Latif Jameel Energy
  • Stefan Degener, Senior Director O&M - EMEA, First Solar
  • Eduardo Pereira, Middle East Business DevelopmentMartifer Solar

Have a look at the PV track sessions to find out how your business can benefit from MENASOL 2015

Win business with the key players

We are the only conference that allows you to network with the speakers before the show! Through the online networking platform you can send private message to all attendees two weeks before the event and coordinate in advance your business meeting.

Secure your pass today and be the first one to message the key decision makers!

PRIVATE MEETING ROOMS – we have the space for you to have private meetings with you clients, get in touch with Andrew Bold ( – call today, spaces are limited!

Visit the exclusive exhibition area with solutions tailored for your PV business

The MENASOL 2015 exhibition area showcases the most competitive PV solutions for your business. We hand pick the companies that exhibit at the conference, so we can ensure you find out about the best services for your company.

The exhibition area ends up selling out – be quick and contact Andrew Bold ( today so you don´t miss out!

Take a look at the companies already confirmed for 2015 – download the brochure here

A highly professional event and we really value the networking opportunities

First Solar

First Solar

Get industry recognition at the MENASOL Awards 2015

This year for the first time PV Insider & CSP Today are hosting the MENASOL Awards 2015! It is your chance to show the industry your achievements and get celebrated. The awards will be presented at the Gala Dinner on the 13th May in Dubai following the Networking drinks.

MENASOL Awards 2015 categories:

  • Government Renewable Energy Programme 2015
  • Solar Project Finance 2015
  • PV Developer 2015
  • PV Technology Innovation for MENA 2015
  • Solar Corporate Responsibility 2015
  • CSP Developer 2015
  • CSP Technology Innovation for MENA 2015

Does your company deserve one of these awards? Nominations are now open – keep an eye open for categories descriptions!

Download the brochure to be the first one to receive information about the MENASOL AWARDS 2015

An unmissable opportunity for your MENA business strategy

PV Insider & CSP Today have been investing in MENA since 2009, providing a meeting point for the industry to develop PV and CSP in the region. We have been standing side by side with governments, solar developers and suppliers to grow the confidence in solar power. If you want to grow your business in this market by securing new customers, meeting the local players, officials and industry heads, then this is the conference to do it.

Early Bird Tickets: Book your pass before the 20th March and save 400€ - click here to register your pass

Mercedes Galíndez
Mercedes Galíndez
Research & Project Manager
PV Insider
T: +44 (0) 207 422 4348 (UK)
US: 1 800 814 3459 ext. 4348
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