Conference TEDx Speaker in Manama, Bahrain
Patrick Schwerdtfeger is available to speak in Manama, Bahrain, as a leading authority on self-employment and global business trends. He’s the author of the award-winning book Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed (2011, Wiley) and a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV. If you are planning a business conference at the Gulf International Convention & Exhibition Center, the Dhahran International Exhibition Center, the Ramee International Hotel or some other convention space in Manama, Bahrain, Patrick will deliver the excitement and buzz you’re looking for. As a motivational keynote speaker, his primary objective is to leave attendees inspired, energized and excited to improve their businesses.
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General Information About Manama, Bahrain, for Meeting Planners
Known as a financial hub for the Persian Gulf region, Manama is located in the northeastern tip of the Kingdom of Bahrain. It has a population of about 155,000, making it the largest city of Bahrain. Manama offers first-rate conference facilities for business travelers. Meeting venues in Manama include the Bahrain International Exhibition Centre and the Gulf International Convention Centre. Manama hosted the International Green Technology Forum as well as the Bahrain International Book Fair in 2012. Some of the companies with offices in Manama include Standard Chartered Bank and Whale Building Materials.
2013 Business Conferences in Manama, Bahrain
Numerous conferences and meetings will take place in the city of Manama. These include the 2013 IIAS-IASIA Joint Congress by the Institute of Public Administration of Bahrain, which will take place in June. Also, Hilal Conference Exhibitions is hosting the 6th Gulf Industry Fair 2013 which will be held in January at the Bahrain International Exhibition Centre. Additionally, MEOS 2013: 18th Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference by the Society of Petroleum Engineers Middle East, North Africa and India, Arabian Exhibition Management will be held in March at the Bahrain International Exhibition Center, whereas the Health & Wellness Bahrain Expo by the Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority will be in April.
Manama Food Choices for Convention Attendees
Enjoy some amazing food while visiting Manama for a business conference, including Al-Sawani, Habara Snacks & Fish, Mezzaluna, and The Conservatory. Al-Sawani (Phone: 17-290-797) on Al-Fatih Highway in the Diplomatic Area is a popular spot for Bahraini families or groups of friends to enjoy an Arabic lunch buffet. Habara Snacks & Fish (Phone: 17-715-461) on Osama bin Zaid Avenue is a local favorite in Adliya because of the fish and chips, cheese sandwich, pudding and carrot with ice cream juice. Mezzaluna (Phone: 17-742-999) in Adliya is definitely an international restaurant, set in a Bahraini courtyard house with live Latin music, Mediterranean cuisine and a selection of French cheese, all in an Arabic atmosphere. An old café in Manama, The Conservatory (Phone: 17-712-917) also in Adliya is known for its garden setting that exudes comfort and relaxation.
Manama Attractions for Conference Delegates
After attending a hectic business conference in Manama, Bahrain, spend a day or two visiting the wonderful attractions in the city such as the International Circuit Car Race Tracks, the Al-Fatih Mosque, the Bahrain City Centre and The National Museum. The International Circuit Race Car Track is located at a distance of 1.9 KM from the City Center and offers plenty of adventure for the sports fans. Al-Fatih Mosque is a famous mosque located about 1 KM from downtown. The most popular attraction in the city is probably the Bahrain City Center with water parks, shopping plazas and movie halls all located at close proximity to the National Museum. Bahrain National Museum reveals the fascinating history of the country and the region.