One of the most prominent annual events for Omani industrialists is the annual meeting that brings together His Excellency the Minister of Commerce and Industry with industry representatives on February 9 of each year. Offers inspiration through His Excellency's speech that sheds light on the major achievements of the Omani industry during the year and the prospects for growth in the industrial and related sectors. Discusses the main challenges facing the Omani industry. Emphasizes the Ministry's continued support for industry and industrialists and the importance of keeping pace with modern technologies.
The most important event is Oman Industrial Product Exhibition which capture Showcase 150 companies from different industrial sectors. It seeks to showcase the most prominent Omani industries and highlight their achievements, and aim to:
Capture a wide range of audience including clients, consumers, investors, school students and industry related entities.
All factories are called for registration and participation against nominal amount to provide each participant with a 3×3m corner (or according to the reserved area).
Sultan Qaboos Award for Industrial Excellence is the first and most recognized award in industry. The award obtained its high position for bearing the name of HM Sultan Qaboos bin Said. The current edition of the award witnesses the participation of 100 factories operating at different industrial sectors.
The two-year award contributes to the development of the Omani industry. Since its debut on the first Oman Industry Day, in 1991, the award has been gone through many developments by drafting and setting new standards and criteria for evaluation based on the comprehensive quality principles according to the and highest international practices to better fit to the local industrial system. The new version of the award is supported by many new criteria, such as innovation, to integrate with the enablers of leadership, profile process, manufacturing process, partnership with suppliers/customers, and safety, environment and social responsibility process.
Winners will be honored at an evening ceremony under the patronage of ( one of Their Highnesses) and the attendance of Their Excellences, dignitaries and the participating companies. The ceremony will be held in Feb. 11th, 2020.
The book presents sector achievements over the past five decades since the blessed Renaissance.It show several themes, for instant Development timeline of Oman’s industry during the 50 years since the blessed renaissance, the role of governmental and private organizations in the development of the industrial sector and the role of international relations in facilitating trade exchange. In addition, Sultan Qaboos Award for Industrial Excellence and Showcasing success stories of Omani industrial figures.
The book will be available at The Omani Industry Week; and a number of copies will be presented to high level officials and businessmen. The book is considered a reference for researchers and interested people.