This conference, hosted at the NYUAD Conference Center (A6), aims to highlight the role NYU Abu Dhabi has played and continues to play in establishing itself as a hub for education, scholarship, and advanced research in Abu Dhabi. As this falls during the Year of Zayed, the conference has adopted a theme that emphasizes the spirit and values represented by the Year of Zayed.

There will be many events onsite including an interactive exhibition hall, speakers and workshops, interdisciplinary networking session, and paper presentations. This conference will be an event to enjoy and remember.

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Conference Agenda

  • Sunday, November 4, 2018

    Time Details
    6pm Guest Arrivals
    6:15pm Welcome Remarks
    Fabio Piano, Provost
    6:30pm Keynote Speach
    H.E. Sara Al Amiri, Minister of Advanced Sciences
    6:45pm MOU Signing Ceremony
    NYUAD and Advanced Sciences
    7pm Movie Screening
    Anthropology of the Future
    Introduction by NYUAD students
    7:15pm Interactive Exhibit Tour
    Led by: Rawdha Al Mansouri
    7:30pm Closing Remarks and Dinner

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