This informative event provided an update on our state and national economy followed by an update on the global Expo – Dubai Expo 2020. Our guests braved the stormy weather to represent WA’s interest Dubai Expo 2020.
We were honoured to host Hon Roger Cook MLA, Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Minister for Mental Health, who animatedly discussed the lucrative trade relationship we have with the Gulf Region, especially the UAE, which is WA’s 7th largest trading partner. He encouraged all our guests to be actively involved with the Expo. We had a rare opportunity to have a video link with Mr. Justine McGowan, Commissioner General Expo 2020 – Australia and Mr Pankaj Savara, Commissioner, Government of Western Australia – Middle East and Africa who provided an engaging presentations on the Australian Pavilion, an update on opportunity for our members and answered many questions from our guests.