2019 Sponsors & Partners

Under the Patronage of

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Supported by

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Endorsed By

The International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID), established in 1950 is a leading scientific, technical, international not-for-profit, non-governmental organization. ICID is a professional network of experts from across the world in the field of irrigation, drainage, and flood management. The main mission is to promote ‘Sustainable agriculture water management’ to achieve ‘Water secure world free of poverty and hunger through sustainable rural development’.

ICID is a knowledge sharing platform dedicated to issues that covers the entire spectrum of agricultural water management practices ranging from rainfed agriculture to supplemental irrigation, land drainage, deficit irrigation to full irrigation, etc. In addition, drainage of agricultural lands forms the core theme of commission’s activities. Floods and drought; the two extremes of increasingly variable climate as a result of potential climate change, also form the focus of activities.

For more information, please visit www.icid.org.

Endorsed By

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is a non-profit, scientific research organization focusing on the sustainable use of water and land resources in developing countries. IWMI is the lead center for the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE). CGIAR is a global research partnership for a food-secure future.

For more information, please visit www.iwmi.cgiar.org.

Endorsed By

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Water & Climate Change Partner

We pioneer solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges.

Setting the standard in terms of innovation, efficiency, reliability and sustainability, we connect with millions and millions of people every day.

With over 19,000 employees in 56 countries, Grundfos provides energy efficient water solutions for various applications across diverse segments including domestic, commercial buildings, industries, water utilities (water & wastewater management) and pumps running on renewable energy.

The company is aligned with UAE’s 2030 vision of 30% water and energy consumption reduction, whilst strongly advocating and engaging in UNs Sustainable Development Goals 6 & 13.

For more information, please visit ae.grundfos.com.

Associate Partner

FRÄNKISCHE is an innovative, growth-oriented, medium-sized, family-owned enterprise and industry leader in manufacturing and marketing of technically superior corrugated pipe systems for drainage, electrical, building technology and industrial applications.
We currently employ about 4,200 people worldwide. Both our many years of experience and expertise in plastics processing, our consulting services and the large array of products are highly valued by our customers.
FRÄNKISCHE is globally represented with production facilities and sales offices. The proximity to our customers enables us to develop products and solutions that are perfectly tailored to our customers’ needs. 

For more information, please visit www.fraenkische.com/en/.

Associate Partner

Bentley Systems is the leading global provider of software solutions to engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators for the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure. Bentley’s MicroStation-based engineering and BIM applications, and its digital twin cloud services, advance the project delivery (ProjectWise) and the asset performance (AssetWise) of transportation and other public works, utilities, industrial and resources plants, and commercial and institutional facilities. Bentley Systems employs more than 3,500 colleagues, generates annual revenues of over $700 million in 170 countries, and has invested more than $1 billion in research, development, and acquisitions since 2014. From inception in 1984, the company has remained majority-owned by its five founding Bentley brothers. Bentley shares transact by invitation on the NASDAQ Private Market.

For more information, please visit www.bentley.com.

Networking Partner

The Roxtec sealing system is developed to protect life and assets. It is adaptable to cables and pipes of different sizes. Our certified solutions are used to ensure safety, efficiency and operational reliability in a wide range of applications within many different industries. Roxtec safety products are found on land, at sea and underground.

We are a global company with a strong local presence. We support our customers in more than 70 markets and ensure product availability from local stocks – through 23 subsidiaries and a growing network of distributors and agents.

Whether you are an owner, designer or installer, you can rely on our solutions, wherever cables and pipes run through openings – and whatever size they are.

For more information, please visit www.roxtec.com/ae/ .

Networking Partner

WJ Middle East (WJ-ME) is the leading name in the UAE for water management services including construction dewatering, pump equipment rental, sewage over pumping, water well borehole drilling and pipeline chemical flushing. WJ Groundwater originates from the UK and has been established in the UAE in Dubai and Abu Dhabi since 1999. We differentiate ourselves through our customer focused and innovative approach which had lead to an impressive track record established through our commitment to our customers in construction and oil & gas sectors. We specifically design and engineer design each application to meet the exact needs of our clients by understanding their requirements and through effective communication. Through the years, WJ-ME has been actively engaged in complex projects not only in the Middle East but also in other parts of the globe.  WJ have worked on a wide range of basement and infrastructure projects including Metros, Tunnels, Shafts, Nuclear Power Stations, and Airports. WJ headquarters are in the UK, and our other offices include Abu Dhabi, Poland, Canada, Qatar, Kuwait and Turkey, we are a true global organization.

For more information, please visit www.wj-me.com.

Networking Partner

For more information, please visit www.smithlinecomposites.com/.

Networking Partner

For over 14 years WTB Group is by your side, helping you shape the Middle East, below ground to urban beautification. Operating three distinct business divisions, we assist your projects with Environmental Storm & sewage water management, civil and infrastructure, landscaping, street furniture, shade & Play equipment. We partner with international manufacturers to propose outstanding products and services, we nurture our own people to be able to support our customers throughout the whole project process, and we operate our business at a standard that has earned customer loyalty and leadership in our industry within GCC region.

For more information, please visit www.wtburden.ae.

Networking Partner

For more information, please visit www.bonarnatpet.com/.