HH Sheikh Ahmed opens FM Expo 2019 at Dubai World Trade Centre
Organisers behind three-day event says exhibition to shed light on the need for digitisation in the FM sector
Digitisation and innovation are key priorities for the facilities management (FM) sector in the Middle East, according to organisers behind the FM Expo 2019 show, which is being held at Dubai World Trade Centre on 17-19 September and was inaugurated by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, and Chairman and Chief executive officer of Emirates Airline and Group.
Twenty continued professional development (CPD) workshops are sponsored by Eltizam Asset Management (Tawafuq) at the event.
Commenting on the side-lines of FM Expo 2019, chief executive officer of Eltizam Asset Management, Chris Roberts, said: “We believe that now is the time for our industry to harness new technologies in order to achieve efficiencies that lead to lower operating costs for asset owners, and this is a key reason of our partnership with FM Expo.
"Educating employees about these technologies contributes to growth as it plays a huge role in shaping the future trends and success in the sector.”