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Youth Preparedness and Knowledge Economy Summit
14 November 2022
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Preparing The Next Generation For The Future Of Work

Empowering and enabling the UAE's youth as a key pillar for economic, social and human capital reform

The Youth Preparedness & Knowledge Economy Summit, powered by ADGM Academy was an exclusive, business networking forum that will brought together experts and decision makers from Government, Semi-Government, Cross-Industry Organisations and Universities to facilitate discussions and strategic tie-ups to accelerate career preparedness of the UAE's youth.

Empowering youth. Driving economic growth.

In line with UAE’s vision to empower youth and strengthen their role in various sectors, the Youth Preparedness & Knowledge Economy Summit 2022 aims to support and empower youth to harness their talent and help UAE transition to a knowledge-based economy by promoting innovation, and technology and research & development.

The UAE aspires that science, technology, and innovation become the real drivers for sustainable socio-economic development. The UAE determined 24 focus areas for science and technology-based innovation. These areas represent a mix of opportunities and challenges nationally and internationally. It also aims to develop a type of thinking that encourages experimentation and taking well-thought-out risks to achieve the goals of the UAE Centennial 2071.


2 DAYS OF CONTENT, CONNECTIONS AND COLLABORATION

200+

Policy Makers, Visionary Leaders and C-level Industry Professionals

30+

Expert Speakers

19

Future-defining Sessions

12+

Hours of Networking

2

Days of Industry and Academia Collaboration

1

1 Transformative Summit

Accelerating the UAE's transition to a knowledge-based economy via innovation, technology and R&D

The Summit facilitated discussions and explore opportunities in these key areas:

Sustainable Economic Development

Closing the Skills-gap

Academia-Industry Collaboration

Technology-based Innovation

Developing Entrepreneurial Skills

Corporate Youth Initiatives

14 November 2022
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

YOUTH PREPAREDNESS & KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY SUMMIT TO AIM TO HALVE CARBON/WASTE BY 2025

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