Tamilnadu Engineers Forum (TEF) Kuwait, the only ISO certified non-profit, voluntary service organization in the region organized a Curtain Raiser function to announce its forthcoming flagship programs: Kuwait’s 1st Engineering Excellence Award (EEA) on 2 November and 7th Technological Innovations Conference & Exhibition (TICE) on 3 November.
Nizar M. Al-Adsani, Deputy Chairman & CEO- Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, was the chief guest of the event held on 10 March at the Radisson Blu hotel.
Adnan Al Aradi, Former DCEO - KOC, Khalid Hamdan Al Saif, Deputy Chairman & CEO - NAPESCO and Ali Al Aradi, Chairman - Golden Palm attended along with a large crowd. TEF General Secretary Dr. Shan Senthil delivered the welcome address and welcomed the dignitaries.
TEF President Mr. K. Jeyakumar delivered the special address and explained the importance of TICE and EEA which was going to be conducted in November 2016.
TICE, launched in the year 2010, has now become a globally renowned conference and currently, the only conference in Kuwait aimed at addressing innovative technologies and solutions.
For the first time in Kuwait, the Engineering Excellence Award in Kuwait is introduced by TEF, which will recognize the achievements in engineering among the industries contributing to the growth of Kuwait and highlight achievements from members of the engineering communities in Kuwait including young Kuwaiti Engineers.
EEA is expected to encourage engineering innovations from almost all the sectors in Kuwait with an idea of bringing the engineering community together for sharing ideas and knowledge, while showcasing innovative projects in Kuwait to global audience .
Nizar M. Al-Adsani, Deputy Chairman & CEO, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, formally inaugurated the Curtain Raiser event and delivered the key note address. During his address, he stressed the importance of innovative technologies in the growth of industries in Kuwait. Also, outlined vision and mission of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation in the growth of Kuwait. He appreciated TEF’s Voluntary initiatives and for introducing Kuwait’s 1st Engineering Excellence Award and its efforts in conducting annual Conference to bring innovative technologies to Kuwait.
The theme of the Conference “Challenges: Challenge with Innovations” was formally announced to the audience with its importance to the present scenario in the market.
Mr. Adsani, Deputy Chairman & CEO, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation released the brochure for the 7th TICE and Kuwait’s 1st EEA standing beside the dignitaries and Ex-Presidents and Ex-Secs of TEF on the dais. All dignitaries, patrons and sponsors shared their wishes for the grand success of 1st EEA and 7th TICE in November 2016.
Mr. Ashokkumar Arulsamy, TEF Finance Secretary, thanked all the dignitaries, patrons, sponsors and Radisson Blu management for their participation and support to make the program a success.