The 6th Gulf Education Conference took place in Jeddah, hosted by the University of Business and Technology was under the esteemed patronage of H.E Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al-Issa, Minister of Education in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The theme focused on instigating innovation in education, enabling educators and governments to identify clear policies that benefit the countries’ national workforce. It provided an enormous opportunity for foreign education organizations both in the Public and Private Sectors who seek greater engagement with the Gulf region to network and create new business relationships with Further and Higher Education Officials, Ministries and Commercial organizations involved in the Education profession.
Running alongside the conference, the Gulf Education Exhibition showcased a vast range of outstanding educational institutes from across the world, enabling them to engage with an estimated 15,000 students and their families invited by the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce Committee for Education and UBT. This event was a great occasion for all to dialog, connect and be directly involved in shaping the education system within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).