NYU Abu Dhabi offers a lively forum for the exchange of ideas with local audiences as well as worldwide academic and research communities. The NYUAD Institute, Arts Center, and Art Gallery contribute to the great variety of events at NYUAD, including academic conferences, lectures, performances, and exhibitions from distinguished scholarly guests and professional artists from around the world.

View upcoming events listed below or get the list of upcoming NYUAD Institute events. If you weren't able to attend an event or want to get an idea of what's in store for this year, see past public events.

  1. The Nature of the Law in the UAE:  Is the UAE a Civil Law Jurisdiction?

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  2. Sarathy Korwar — Musician in Residence

    Open to the Public Read More
  3. Exploding Dots: Joyously Turning K-12 Mathematics Upside-Down

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  4. Compagnia TPO — Farfalle

    Open to the Public Read More
  5. 2017 Graduate School Weekend

    Open to the Public Read More
  6. GEN Leadership Development Workshop 1

    Part of "Girls Education Network (GEN) Workshop Series"

    4:00-6:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  7. Robert Swan: Leadership on the Edge

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  8. A World Free of Nuclear Weapons: Desirable? Feasible?

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  9. Compagnia TPO — Farfalle

    Open to the Public Read More
  10. GEN Leadership Development Workshop 2

    Part of "Girls Education Network (GEN) Workshop Series"

    4:00-6:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  11. A Conversation in Memory of Hilary Ballon: The founding of NYU Abu Dhabi

    6:30-8:00pm By Invitation Read More
  12. Folio to Tercentenary:  Becoming Global Shakespeare, 1623-1916

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Read More
  13. From Shakespeare to Tomorrow: Life Incorporated

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  14. GEN Leadership Development Workshop 3

    Part of "Girls Education Network (GEN) Workshop Series"

    4:00-6:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  15. CinemaNa — Arab Cinema

    Open to the Public Read More
  16. The Human Journey:  A Genetic Odyssey

    Part of "Evolution Across Disciplines"

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  17. Do You Trust Your Chip?

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  18. Susheela Raman, Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali — Queen Between

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  19. GEN Leadership Development Workshop 4

    Part of "Girls Education Network (GEN) Workshop Series"

    4:00-6:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  20. IEEE International Symposium on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and Games

    9:00am - 5:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  21. SESAME: A Source of Light in the Middle East

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  22. Toshi Reagon & BIGLovely

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  23. CinemaNa — Arab Cinema

    Open to the Public Read More
  24. Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  25. Learning from Gulf Cities

    By Invitation Read More
  26. The Aeneid

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  27. The 3rd NYUAD Transportation Symposium

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Read More
  28. 600 Highwaymen — The Fever

    Open to the Public Read More
  29. Hekayah | The Story

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  30. Virtues of Attention: Global Philosophical Perspectives

    By Invitation Read More
  31. Aakash Odedra Company — #JeSuis

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  32. Kronos Quartet - Residency

    Open to the Public Read More
  33. Kronos Quartet - Residency

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  34. Barzakh Festival

    Open to the Public Read More
  35. Imagine Science — Film Festival

    Open to the Public Read More
  36. Ragamala Dance — Written in Water

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  37. Gardens Speak

    Open to the Public Read More