Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dubai Future Foundation His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said that successful experiences of Dubai revolves around the futuristic visions of Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, which placed Dubai as a destination of choice for talents and brightest minds and entrepreneurs, to share knowledge about best solutions for future challenges.
Sheikh Hamdan also said selecting Dubai Future District to host a global summit about leaders of new economy, further reflects Dubai position and its leadership in steering trends of future economy, and promote business opportunities it offers, and hence forge new partnerships in various sectors.
Sheikh Hamdan’s remark came on the occasion of Kauffmann Fellows Summit, which takes place for the first time in Dubai, in the presence of Mohammad bin Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and The Future, and US ambassador to the UAE John Rakilta Jr.
Marking its 25th anniversary, the annual Kauffman Fellowship Summit gathers 300 global entrepreneurs, investors and venture capitalists from over 30 different countries to develop a global network and discuss the innovation, business collaboration and investment climate of the Middle East and the UAE.
The four-day event features keynotes, panels, workshops, networking events, and peer-to-peer learning sessions for Fellows to discuss ways to ignite economic growth through innovative enterprise in the era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).
Source: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al maktoum