Supporting Partner




Jordan Engineers Association (JEA) was established in 1953 as “engineers’ society” to organize the services of few hundreds of engineers. Today, JEA is proud to have more than 135,000 members from all engineering sectors operating in different regions with a varied wide globally experience.

We are now leaders in the development of engineering practice, services and granting the membership privileges such as retirement benefits, health care, employment assistant and many other professional benefits to support the social security of its members.

Serving and supporting its members, meet their needs and maintain their accreditation and code of ethics is the main goal for the JEA, all the activities of JEA is supporting this goal.



The Saudi Society for Quality (SSQ) is a non-profit association, aiming at improving and developing the quality of services, products, information and dissemination of quality culture and its concepts, and try to apply those concepts in the public and private sectors, and to contribute in the field of quality being a centre of expertise.



Jordan Society for Quality(JSQ) is an elite of competent and professional people in Jordan took the initiative of establishing the Jordan Society for Quality as a developed civil society organization, stemming from their sense of importance of developing the national quality level by mean of raising the awareness of the quality concepts and culture, and turning the quality culture into a behavioral and professional value and as a life style in all segments of the Jordanian society.

The society strives at building networking and cooperation relations with public and private institutions; local, regional and international, with which it aims at realizing common goals or with those institutions that may be of help to the society in achieving its goals. The society therefore is a member to the board of directors of the Jordan Institution for Standards and Metrology and the steering committee for King Abdullah II Award for Excellence (Private Sector Institutions); it is also a founding member in the Middle East Quality Association (MEQA). The Jordan Society for Quality is proud of its active members of experts and professionals who have put the aggregate of their professional expertise and services to raise the quality level in Jordan, the Arab countries and the whole world.



The Saudi Quality Council (SQC) plays a prominent role in supporting the progress of quality in Saudi Arabia and promoting its culture and modern applications in the entire society sectors. One of the most important successes in this context is SQCs major role in launching King Abdul Aziz Quality Award and its activities which came as a result of major efforts exerted by the Council and other advocates of the quality issue in the Kingdom driven by their awareness of the Awards role in contributing to reinforcing the economic growth in the Kingdom.

SQC along with its members and officials take pride in the steady efforts exerted for more than 20 years in promoting the mission of quality and its modern concepts throughout the community and in drawing the attention to the significance of developing standards and programs of quality control and to the need to establish national awards for quality in order to motivate both organizations and individuals.

On the regional level, the Councils role was instrumental in coordinating and organizing Gulf Quality Conferences, having played the key role in laying its corner stone in Jeddah in June 2004 under the patronage of the then Governor of Makkah AI-Mukarramah, HRH the late Prince Abdul-Majeed Ibn AbdulAziz AI Saud. The Council is still continuing its efforts in organizing these Conferences on annual basis and in cooperating with Government agencies and the other relevant professional quality associations in the Arabian Gulf states. These Conferences have realized great success in promulgating the culture of quality and its applications on the various business sectors and in raising the awareness level on the importance of improving the quality of services and products in the Arabian Gulf states

The Council promises to remain a luminous flame in the road to success and advancement that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is witnessing

The Jordan Academy for Quality Management (JAQM) is a specialized institute in providing consultations and training programs in quality management, organizational development, and performance excellence disciplines for the public and private sectors in Jordan and the MENA region.

JAQM beliefs that quality is a key competitive advantage and it goes hand-in-hand with productivity, therefore it should be created not simulated.

JAQM is dedicated to plant quality in every institute and within every individual, and we take care about this plant to assure its growth until it becomes a culture.
JAQM provides consultations and training programs to the Service, Healthcare, Education, and Production sectors.



The Lebanese Society for Quality and Safety in Healthcare (LSQSH) is a not-for-profit, Non-Governmental-Organization founded in 2012 with the mission of promoting safety and quality improvement among the Lebanese health care system providers and users.

Our objective is to lead and improve quality and safety in healthcare by providing support in achieving the highest levels of regulatory standards for healthcare and implementing innovative practices in quality and patient safety.

LSQSH is a community of people and healthcare professionals passionate about performance improvement, who believe in the benefits of sharing information and best practices in healthcare. We utilize knowledge and expertise to educate communities by applying quality tools, techniques, and systems.

Research Partner



Oxford Business Group (OBG) is a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, which publishes economic intelligence on the markets of the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean.

OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance.

OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.

Media Partners




Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East is a trusted source of essential, comprehensive insight that regional business leaders depend on to get ahead. It combines global perspective with local insights to help them profit from smarter, faster, and more informed decisions.

Reaching more C-level executives than the competition, Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East keeps them a step ahead of today’s business world with complete coverage of critical issues: Business News, Regional Business, Global Economy, World Markets, Financial News, Industry Trends, Technology, Energy Trends, Political Policies, and Corporate Leadership.



Gulf Oil and Gas (GOG) is the gateway to the oil and gas markets in the eastern hemisphere. Gulf Oil and Gas attracts thousands of professional regular visitors each day. With 50% of our audience defining themselves as engineers and another 25% in managerial roles, we deliver a captive audience of professionals responsible for specifying projects and making purchasing decisions. GOG 3D Projects service tracks information for 4000+ projects across the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America. GOG career center is dedicated to assisting organizations in building their engineering and technical resources.



The Business Year (TBY) is a leading research firm and publisher of annual economic resources on national economies. Present in over 25 countries, TBY provides first-hand access to the people and ideas shaping business and policy throughout the world. Each country-specific edition contains a comprehensive range of interviews and analysis, offering an inside look at doing business in the world’s most dynamic economies. TBY’s interviewees, readers, and partners comprise an international network of thought-leaders who are helping to define the future of the global economy.