September 12th to 14th, MEICA 2023 4th Edition, the leading process automation, instrumentation and industrial cybersecurity conference in Middle East, was held at the prestigious Grand Hyatt in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia. With Aramco as the principal sponsor, the event featured the latest cutting-edge technologies from GCC and all over the world that help oil & gas producers and power generators to enhance and improve process efficiency, safety and inculcate better cybersecurity practices.
SUPCON showcased the products and solutions under the newly introduced Business Automation(BA)+Process Automation(PA) Smart Enterprise Architecture, including intelligent operating management & control system, cybersecurity solutions, and smart instrumentation. Esteemed dignitaries and renowned industry experts from prestigious organizations such as Aramco, Sabic, Petronas, KOC, PDO, and Bahrain Petroleum visited the booth and gave heartfelt recognition.
Guan Xiaogang, CEO of SUPCON Saudi, participated in the panel discussion focused on "Achieving Autonomous Operation," where he had an insightful conversation with the distinguished moderator Omar AI Zayed, Process Automation Supervisor at Aramco, and the other panelists Sharul A Rashid, Group Technical Authority and Custodian Engineer for Instrument and Control at Petronas and Raju Seshadri, Senior General Manager at Yokogawa Electric Corporation. During the enlightening discussion, Guan Xiaogang highlighted SUPCON's practices in autonomous operations, stating, "SUPCON's intelligent operation management & control system has been at the forefront of autonomous operation, successfully implementing one-click startup/shutdown, automatic load adjustment, and gray screen operation...". He expressed unwavering confidence in the Middle East market and emphasized how SUPCON has been unremittingly pushing the limits, driving innovations and solidifying its leadership in Chinese automation industry market, "We will never stop delivering new value to our clients, and creating sustainable success together.”
The conference was marked by insightful conversations, vibrant idea exchanges, and a shared enthusiasm for the future of the oil&gas and energy industries. It provided a valuable platform for the gathering of the industry leaders, collectively contributing to the technological advancements and engineering expertise essential for achieving sustainable outcomes for the industry. We highly appreciate the valuable connections we established and are thrilled about the potential collaborations that lie ahead.