H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer tours GE Lighting stand at Light Middle East 2013


Dubai, UAE; October 7, 2013: His Excellency Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), toured GE Lighting's pavilion, featuring a diverse array of modern energy-efficient lighting solutions, at Light Middle East 2013, the premier conference and exhibition for lighting design and technology, being held at the Dubai International Convention Center.

H.E. Al Tayer was welcomed by George Bou Mitri, GE Lighting's General Manager for the Middle East, Africa, & Turkey. Bou Mitri provided an overview of GE Lighting's advanced energy-efficient LED technologies and products, underlining the company's commitment to partner in the sustainable development vision of the UAE.

H.E. Al Tayer expressed keen interest in the outdoor lighting solutions that were showcased, observing that energy-efficiency lighting solutions complement the sustainability goals outlined by the UAE government, in line with the ‘green economy for sustainable development' vision announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.

GE is the Platinum sponsor of Light Middle East's exhibition, and is displaying a wide range of LED lighting solutions for indoors, outdoors and street lighting, which contribute to increased energy savings, improved visibility and a focus on environmental sustainability.

At the conferences being held as part of the exhibition, Agostino Renna, President & CEO of GE Lighting Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Zoltan Koltai, EMEA Technology Leader, will share insights on the newest trends in sustainable lighting, and the latest technological breakthroughs by the company.


For more information, please contact:

Caroline Wehbeh
GE Communications Leader, North Africa
+9714 4296318
caroline.wehbeh@ge.com
Kelly Home/ Nivine William
ASDA'A Burson-Marsteller
+9714 4507 600
kelly.home@bm.com / nivine.william@bm.com

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