Discovering the true facts about solar energy both globally and in the region, is the objective of SOLAR-TEC 2011. The trade fair and conference will take place in Cairo form 2 to 4 December 2012. The MENA region (Middle East and North Africa), is considered the world's best spot for solar power and the event is dedicated to be the informative hub for solar energy (PV and Concentrating Solar Power) in the region. SOLAR-TEC will not be limited to government and industrial application, however it will also focus on solar application for domestic and small scale application. SOLAR -TEC will be hosted alongside lead events within the power and energy field: ELECTRICX, AUTOMATION & SMART-GRID and WIND-TEC. Last year, over 18,000 visitors walked through the doors at the events.