As Qatar prepares to host the FIFA World Cup™ 2022, Doha will be spending more than $60bn on essential projects, including the construction of stadiums, building a metro and national rail network, improving Qatar’s roads and more than doubling the number of hotel rooms in the country.

The Qatar Projects conference is the largest and most established conference in Qatar running for the 10th year under the patronage and support of HE Dr Mohammed bin Salah Al Sada, Minister of Energy & Industry and Chairman, Managing Director of Qatar Petroleum. The Conference offers the opportunity to network with all major industry professionals and stakeholders in one place at one time and showcase a new project and present new research.

abdullah_bin_hamad_al-attiyah copyQatar Projects conference has announced that HE Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah, President, Administrative Control and Transparency Authority will receive the MEED Lifetime Achievement Award at the event on Monday 18 February 2013. Following the presentation ceremony, HE Al Attiyah will take part in a live interview about his lifetime work and achievements.

Another great addition to the programme is HE Dr Mohammed bin Salah Al Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, Chairman & Managing Director of Qatar Petroleum, who is to give a speech at the Qatar Projects conference on 18 February 2013 at 9 am. Be there to hear about opportunities in Qatar as the country enters an exciting new phase of development.

When: 17 – 20 February

Where: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Qatar

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