Saudi Arabia’s indoor climate and refrigeration event, HVACR Expo Saudi, is expected to attract over 6,000 visitors from 14 to 16 January, 2018 at the Jeddah Centre for Forums & Events.

Roni El Haddad, event director, said: "The event is back with a 20% increase in terms of exhibiting companies, which are more than 80 this year, coming from across the globe to access the lucrative Saudi market."

He added: “Today, energy efficiency is a priority for the Kingdom’s construction and HVACR industries, and will take centre stage at the upcoming HVACR Expo Saudi.”

On 14 January, a high level meeting called “EU - Saudi Arabia Energy Efficiency Meeting” will be taking place in Jeddah on 14 January, 2018, under the initiative of the EU GCC Clean Energy Technology Network and the European Union Delegation to Saudi Arabia, with the participation of SASO (the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization) and other Saudi entities.

Industry experts will deliver 18 educational workshops across the three days of the show. The workshops will promote best practices and innovative solutions for the Saudi HVACR industry.

Spanning from the latest solutions for energy optimisation and better IEQ (indoor environment quality), to green technology HVAC systems, and innovative chiller technologies for high ambient conditions, the workshop sessions will be CPD (continuing professional development) certified and free to attend for all visitors, Saudi Gazette reported.

A platform for HVACR industry professionals to network, do business and discover new technologies and trends, HVACR Expo Saudi 2018 will bring to Saudi Arabia the latest HVACR solutions and equipment from local and international manufacturers.