Ziad Jebril Sabra
The Advisor to the Minister and the Director of Renewable Energy Department at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources - Jordan. Eng. Sabra is a key leader in Renewable Energy field at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, where he joined the Ministry in 1987 and has held various designations and responsibilities including implementation of policies, strategies and follow up of several renewable energy commercial projects, especially Wind IPP projects Solar thermal power generation project in addition to other projects including waste to energy projects, as well as Energy Efficiency studies and measures. Mr. Sabra is a Mechanical Engineer graduated from Yarmuk University of Jordan in 1984, conducted post graduate courses and advanced training in Germany, Spain and Italy in this field and conducted several studies, reports and publications in the field of energy, renewables in particular. He is a member of several local committees for studying and evaluation of different proposals for IPPs projects. He is a member of the International Steering Committee of the World Renewable Energy Congress of WREN at the UK. In addition, he is a member in the Board of Trustees of the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) at Cairo, and working as the Focal Point of Jordan at the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and for the Mediterranean Solar Plan (MSP) under the UfM Secretariat.