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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

THURSDAY 21st JUNE
The Society's Annual General Meeting

FOR MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY

Venue:
Arab–British Chamber of Commerce, 43 Upper Grosvenor Street, London W1K 2NJ.

Time: 5.30 p.m.

The meeting will be immediately followed by a talk by Mr. Martyn Best, entitled:
Saudi Arabia: Projecting Heritage from 1989 to Vision 2030.


An architect by profession and CEO of the UK–based company Cultural Innovations, Martyn Best has worked on many Saudi museum and cultural projects since 1989, including the Saudi Pavilion in Expo ’92 in Seville, the National Museum in Riyadh and the al Turaif museums and Visitor Centre in al Diriyah, as well as major museum projects elsewhere in the world. He is a founding member of the Saudi British Joint Business Council, where he champions projects in the cultural, heritage and museums sector. He will speak about his experience in developing museums in Saudi Arabia and prospects for the future.

After the talk there will be a drinks reception from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.

Members come free and are welcome to bring guests but we ask members to pay 5 towards costs for every guest they invite.


All society enquiries: secretary@saudibritishsociety.org.uk