E-Fusion 2021: 30 Emirati & French companies joined forces to enhance the UAE’s nuclear local supply chain

Business France, GIFEN & ENEC organized a two-day event to facilitate Emirati & French nuclear industry meetings in the United Arab Emirates. 

United Arab Emirates- June 30, 2021 – Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, partnered by the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and GIFEN (French Nuclear Cluster) started a two-day in-person event to facilitate Emirati and French nuclear industry meetings in the United Arab Emirates. Part of the E-FUSION program initiated by ENEC, EDF & GIFEN in 2019, these meetings reinforce the UAE-France partnership in the nuclear energy field and support the development of the UAE’s fast-growing local supply chain.

Leading the development of the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program, ENEC is committed to ensuring adherence to the highest safety standards. Therefore France, with its proven nuclear experience over the past 60 years, is a key international partner that can support the development of the UAE’s nuclear sector and supply chain.

Held in Dubai, 100+ professionals attended E-Fusion. French companies specialised in engineering, safety, radiation protection, fuel-cycle management, and environmental monitoring, are meeting the end-users of ENEC and Nawah during B2B meetings with key Emirati companies, with the aim of establishing synergies to enable new partnerships and joint ventures.