Webinar: Supply Chain in the MENA Solar Industry – Shift of priorities and management of risks
19 January at 13:00 CET / 16:00 GST (Check your local time here)
The Supply chain topic is at the center of attention of the industry demonstrating the added value that it brings to the organizations. It has been a major contributor in ensuring the protection of the workforce, maintaining operations and reducing costs during COVID 19. There is a shift of priorities and management of risks.
Panel discussion moderated by Moderated by Raed Bkayrat, Senior Energy Advisor, Sunergy Advisory
Introductory remarks – Ahmed NADA, President of MESIA
Vikas Bansal, Head – International Business Development, Sterling & Wilson Solar
Alvaro Gonzalez – Strategic Procurement, ACWA Power
Carmen Vidal – Chief Procurement Officer, ENGIE (Middle East South & Central Asia and Turkey)
Hisham A. AlFouzan – Energy Segment Director, MISA
Muna Ahmad Alamoodi – Director of Future Energy, Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure
Jad Al Masry, Head of Contracts and Procurement, Masdar Clean Energy
The panelist will discuss how the supply chain has been a major contributor in ensuring the protection of the workforce, maintaining operations and reducing costs during COVID 19. It will exchange views on the shift of priorities and management of risks and, in particular, on :
- What changes could be expected in the organizations to successfully combine increase of competitiveness while the local content policies and regulation are getting stronger in all GCC countries.
- How the current crisis would affect the development strategy of international suppliers to position themselves as key partners in the new GCC localization framework.
- What can be expected in the next 2 years in terms of price evolution due to possible less demand or slower projects launch
Panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A session.