The Board of Directors of the Emirates Electronic Sports Association held its periodic meeting headed by Sultan bin Thaloub Al-Dari, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Association, and in the presence of Counselor Saeed Ali Al Taher, Secretary General of the Association, and members of my Executive and Advisory Office
The meeting discussed the International Esports Federation’s request to host the World Esports Championship next year.
Sultan Al Derei, Vice Chairman of the Association’s Board of Directors, confirmed that the great development witnessed by e-sports in the country, contributed to this precious trust from the International Federation for Electronic Sports to assign the organization of the World Championship to the UAE, especially that the UAE succeeded in organizing the World Electronic Tolerance Games Championship in the year 2020, which was held under the patronage and presence of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, which had a significant impact on enhancing the country’s reputation for hosting international sporting events.
He added that the request to host this global event came as a result of the distinguished position that the UAE enjoys at all levels, especially after the successes achieved by the country in overcoming the negative effects of the Corona pandemic and the return of the wheel of life, especially in the sports field.
For his part, Counselor Saeed Ali Al-Taher, Secretary-General of the Association, said that the General Secretariat of the Association will address the concerned and relevant authorities and the parties that have previously expressed interest in sponsoring and adopting such global events in the coming days, in order to support the success of the UAE’s candidacy for this championship, which he is following. Millions around the world.
He added that the request of the International Federation is a certificate of thanks and appreciation for the role played by the Emirates Electronic Sports Association at the local and global levels, and the fruit of long efforts culminated in this achievement, which we will work hard to achieve on the ground.
On the other hand, the Society’s Board of Directors approved the restructuring of the Executive Office of the Society, headed by the Chairman of the Society’s Board of Directors, Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa bin Shakhbut Al Nahyan, and the membership of the Society’s Secretary-General, Abdullah Al Gurg, Obaid Al Tunaiji and David Guinness, the Society’s technical advisor.
And it approved the re-formation of the advisory office of the association headed by Abdullah Al-Gurg and the membership of Abdul Rahman Al-Khaja, Muhammad Al-Banna, Muhammad Mubarak and Abdullah Al-Lawz.
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