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. Narrating Palestine: A Conversation with Rashid Khalidi and Ismail Khalidi

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  2. Interdisciplinary Workshop on the Mathematics and Philosophy of Physics (IWMP2)

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Read More
  3. The Islamic Multiverse and Histories of Everyday Social Discourse

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Read More
  4. Religion or Science? How Early Muslim Thinkers Understood the Hidden Worlds

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  5. Research Using a Little Fish for Solving Big Health Problems

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  6. Sustainability in the Gulf: Environment, Civics & Dynamic Communities

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  7. The 1st Middle East Population Health Research Conference

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Read More
  8. Reversing the Rising Tide of Chronic Diseases: Challenges and Opportunities

    6:30-8:00pm Open to the Public Read More