Trade Mission to the Philippines timed with Power Trends 2013
UKTI Manila is organizing an Outward Trade Mission to the Philippines under the GREAT UK Prosperity Campaign timed with PowerTrends 2013. A comprehensive program awaits UK companies which include participation in the PowerTrends exhibition and conference, targeted business meetings, company visits and high-level networking activities under UKTI’s Overseas Market Introduction Services (OMIS). UKTI will cover in-country cost of participants which include hotel accommodation for 4 days and 3 nights and transport arrangement.
Date: 25/09/2013 - 28/09/2013
Registration Open: 21/06/2013
Registration Cut Off: 15/09/2013
Main Contact: Gaudencio Jacinto
Alternative Contact: Anne Ponciano-Roman
Organisation: British Embassy Manila Philippines
The Philippines is fast becoming an attractive trade and investment destination on power related projects. The country’s growing demand on energy has opened vast opportunities for local and foreign businesses to tap into this multi-billion dollar industry. It is projected that at least 17 GW of new capacity are needed to meet the demand for electrical power by 2030. Currently, the Philippine government has awarded 347 projects with installed capacity of 2.1 GW.
PowerTrends, is the largest and longest running energy exhibition and conference in the Philippines organized in cooperation with the Department of Energy and supported by UKTI Manila.
The Exhibition. PowerTrends highlight new and alternative sources of energy and developments in renewable energy. The event will also feature support technologies for greater efficiency of traditional energy sources and uses.
The Conference. The concurrent conference will be structured as an International Business Forum with Panel Discussions gathering key players of the industry, relevant government agencies and the business sector to discuss significant issues and policies from both the government and business perspectives.
For more details on PowerTrends, click here.