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26-27 October 2022
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

26-27 October 2022
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Youth Preparedness & Knowledge Economy Summit to aim to halve carbon/waste by 2025

We are working to minimise the impact our operations have on the environment and on the communities we serve with measures including the reduction of waste from single-use plastics and printed materials, the offset of our carbon emissions with the use of renewable energies, and empowerment of the communities with educational events and purpose-driven partnerships.

OUR COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY

We know sustainability is important to our attendees and exhibitors, as well as to our market as a whole. Not only are we committed to running our event in an environmentally and socially responsible way, we also want to go further and inspire the sustainable development of the industry we serve. By connecting people with relevant networks and knowledge at our event, we’re helping them to solve some of the biggest challenges facing the sector to ensure long-term, sustainable growth.

Youth Preparedness & Knowledge Economy Summit, powered by ADGM Academy has been developed in line with an industry-leading event sustainability programme, focusing on:

  • Inspiring sustainable development
  • Running an environmentally responsible event
  • Running a socially responsible event

AREAS OF FOCUS

Inspiring Sustainable Development

We focus on:

  • Using our content and partnerships to help support the sustainability of the market our event serves.
  • Inspiring our suppliers, exhibitors and other stakeholders to deliver a sustainable event 

Running and Environmentally Responsible Event

We focus on:

  • Reducing our event’s carbon emissions
  • Creating less waste
  • Considering the sustainability credentials of the items sourced for the event

Running a Socially Responsible Event

We focus on:

  • Doing business safely and ethically
  • Ensuring our event is a welcoming environment for all
  • Considering wellbeing and accessibility
  • Creating a positive impact on our host cities