and Middle East Broadcast Solutions (MEBS) in association with twofour54, Abu Dhabi's content creation community are to run concurrently over three days (from November 17 2009) at Abu Dhabi's National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
More than 8,000 international visitors are expected into the capital over the three days of the double-billing, MEBS and METV, in November alone, further supporting Abu Dhabi's drive to develop MICE and allied tourism industries.
He said that MEBS and METV will be annual events, and confirmed that 2010 will see the inaugural Sports Arabia show, scheduled at Adnec in February 2010.
MEBS and METV, organised in association with twofour54, will run over three days (from November 17 2009), and look set to attract in excess of 120 leading names from the global broadcast and TV content sectors, as well as players from the UAE.
In 2010, alongside MEBS and METV, Nexus Global Events will also launch Sports Arabia and Franchise Arabia at ADNEC.
We are fast-gaining support for MEBS and METV, as shown by the association with twofour54 and other leading players.
He said that MEBS and METV are set to change the face of exhibitions as they showcase the potential of the Middle East broadcast and content sectors.
The B2B exhibition sector has outgrown itself and Nexus is looking to provide a 'new model', with MEBS and METV as the frontier events in this shift," McGill stated.
twofour54's CEO, Tony Orsten said that the hub's association with MEBS and METV reinforces its commitment to support the development of a sustainable Arab media and entertainment content creation industry.