Dubai: The Knowledge Summit 2023, organized by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will take place on November 20–21.
Under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, it is set to take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Rashid Hall. The summit will delve into the theme of ‘Knowledge Cities and the Fifth Industrial Revolution.’
The eighth edition of the summit will bring together thought leaders, policymakers, decision-makers, experts, researchers, academics, and entrepreneurs. The summit will provide a significant platform to foster discussions, exchange insights, and showcase best practices that address the challenges facing the world today.
The summit’s sessions cover various topics, including living together in the 5th industrial revolution, SDGs in the 5th industrial revolution, advancements in the biotechnology industry, and strategies for achieving zero waste.
The sessions will also highlight innovations in digital health, smart solutions for agricultural food security, and sustainable technologies for future generations.
“This summit is part of the ongoing national initiatives and endeavors to amplify the exchange and distribution of knowledge, empower individuals and communities with essential skills for the future, foster innovation, and propel sustainable development. The primary objective is to strengthen international collaboration across the realms of science, technology, and education, highlighting the UAE’s pivotal role in globally disseminating and advocating knowledge,” the CEO added.