Public Events

High-level intro text about public events, or events in general, at 19 WSN.

19 Washington Square North hosts events centered on connectivity with NYU Abu Dhabi...

  • In addition to its wide range of programming in Abu Dhabi, the NYU Abu Dhabi Institute convenes workshops, conferences, and evening public programs at 19 Washington Square North. These programs aim to support and highlight research conducted by faculty and principal investigators in Abu Dhabi as well as by Affiliated Faculty in New York. The Institute also hosts programs that foster collaboration between faculty, researchers, and departments across the global campus and/or that have a particular connection to the MENASA region.

    Featured Events


    Proposals for workshops and conferences should be submitted following the guidelines outlined in the Institute's Memorandum of Understanding (PDF). To learn more about the Institute and its programming in Abu Dhabi, please visit the Institute.

    John Sexton, NYU president from 2002 to 2015, speaks about the "secular ecumenism" for which the university has long stood.
    Renowned author Saud Alsanousi discusses his book The Bamboo Stalk at NYUAD's 19 Washington Square North.

    Host an NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Program

    For more information or to explore the opportunity to host an evening public program, please contact:

    Sharon Hakakian Bergman, Associate Director of Academic Programs
    Phone: 212-992-7941