Most of the Gasworld conference delegates have now arrived in Abu Dhabi and have spent their first evening enjoying a cocktail party in the grounds of the Beach Rotana Hotel, courtesy of Inox India.
Today has seen a steady stream of delegates through the doors of the Beach Rotana Hotel, as they arrive from all over the world to attend gasworld’s ‘Industrial Gases – Adding Value to End-Users’ 2009 Middle East conference.
Earlier this evening gasworld’s Business Development Manager Kevin Murphy introduced CEO of Inox India, Parag Kulkarni to the stage to say a few words at the event his company had sponsored.
“Good evening everybody,” he started.
“I just wanted to say a few words, firstly I would like to thank gasworld because they have brought all of us together in this lovely environment.”
He discussed Inox India’s position in the industrial gases market, what the company does and where it is positioned around the world.
He also touched on the ‘difficult times’ our industry has been experiencing of late, and commented, “We are all trying to push our products as much as we can during this tough situation.”
The event provided the ideal opportunity for delegates to meet and greet each other before the first presentations are given tomorrow.
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