November 24th, 2016

Dr Ralf Bufler Moderator within the 7th Arab-German Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi

Dr. Corrado Sommariva, Dr. Michael Beckereit, Dr. Ralf Bufler, Uwe Werner, Asam Al Mulla and Dr. Ala Eldin Idris (from left to right), photo: © Ghorfa, 2016

During the 7th Arab-German Energy Forum, organized by Ghorfa on 16 and 17 November 2016 in Abu Dhabi Dr. Ralf Bufler moderated two sessions on “Managing the Water Sector”. Together with Dr. Corrado Sommariva (ILF Consulting Engineers), Uwe Werner (WILO SE), Asam Al Mulla and Dr. Ala Eldin Idris (both Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority), Dr. Roman Breuer (Bauer), Darran Berry (BASF Polyethuranes), Ibrahim Elwan (Tanquia FZC), as well as Dr. Michael Beckereit and Patrick Hasenkamp (both German Association for Local Public Utilities) he discussed new models for water supply, waste management and wastewater.

The Forum has established itself as the most prominent information and networking platform for Arab and German companies in the energy sector. Experts of industry, politics and the sciences from Germany, the United Arab Emirates and the Arab world discussed latest trends, projects and cooperation opportunities. The event was held under the patronage of the Energy Minister of the United Arab Emirates, H.E. Eng. Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei, and the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Sigmar Gabriel.