Dubai: The Overseas Filipino Civil Engineers' Association is holding an annual convention on October 10 at City Seasons Hotel in Deira, Dubai.

Lectures and workshops will be available for attendees.

The gathering will focus on the UAE's preparation for the Expo 2020 and how Filipino civil engineers in the country can contribute to the event. It aims to bring together civil engineers, contractors, suppliers, manufacturers and private and government individuals.

The Expo 2020 will be the platform for the global community towards technological innovations and advancements and sustainable development.