Awards were presented to 26 member organisations at the Al Safeer’s annual appreciation ceremony held on February 27 at Park Hyatt, Dubai. The event saw over 150 ambassadors, including doctors, scientists, industry experts, business leaders and government officials from across the UAE, who are all playing a significant role to define Dubai as a knowledge hub.
Among the guest speakers at the event was Salem Humaid Al Marri, assistant director general, scientific and technical affairs, Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre, who explained how the organisation worked with Dubai Business Events and other partners to win a bid to host International Astronautical Congress 2020. H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, director general, Dubai Tourism, presented ambassadors with their awards.