Event Details

Join British Chamber of Commerce Abu Dhabi, Canadian Business Council of Abu Dhabi, AmCham Abu Dhabi and other multinational business groups in the Partnership Summit: Elevating Business Collaboration in Abu Dhabi. This collaborative event brings together key industry and government leaders from across Abu Dhabi and the UAE's diverse commercial landscape. An array of influential leaders from diverse international business councils will convene, representing a broad spectrum of backgrounds and spanning across global regions.


When: Wednesday, 21st February 2024

Time: 9:30am - 4:00pm

Where: Yas Conference Center, Yas Island Abu Dhabi


Designed with a focus on fostering collaboration, the summit aims to facilitate open discussions on business opportunities and challenges within the broader context of Abu Dhabi's economic landscape. Delegates will engage in insightful conversations to identify concerns, explore solutions, and pave the way for long-term sustainability and success aligned with the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 and Vision 2071.


Notably, this gathering will feature distinguished speakers from the Ministry of Economy (MoE), Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), and the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI).


The event's diverse participation, including esteemed multinational business groups such as the Australian Business Group Abu Dhabi, BeNeLux Business Council Abu Dhabi, Indian Business & Professional Council Abu Dhabi, International Business Women's Group (IBWG) Abu Dhabi, Pakistani Business Professional Council Abu Dhabi, Philippines Business Council Abu Dhabi, Spanish Business Council and Swiss Business Council underscores the significance of multilateral engagement and partnership in driving sustained economic growth in Abu Dhabi and the UAE. This collaborative effort fosters a comprehensive exchange of ideas, aligning with the summit's goal of fortifying the economic landscape through diverse perspectives and collective strategies.


BCC AD Members: 1,100 AED

Guests: 1,600 AED

Agenda

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Registration, Welcome Coffee & Networking
10:00 AM - 10:10 AM
Ballroom doors open for attendee seating
10:10 AM - 10:15 AM
Welcome & Housekeeping Remarks
10:15 AM - 10:20 AM
Chairperson’s Remarks
10:20 AM - 10:30 AM
Introductions by EmCee
10:30 AM - 10:40 AM
Keynote Remarks by HE Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri Cabinet Member & UAE Minister of Economy
H.E. Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri
Cabinet Member & UAE Minister of Economy at Ministry of Economy
10:40 AM - 10:50 AM
Keynote Remarks by H.E. Hareb Al Mheiri, Executive Director, Abu Dhabi Residents Office, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development
10:50 AM - 11:40 AM
Ambassadors Panel – U.S.A., Canada & U.K.
VIP Moderator Dr. McClelland
11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Trade & the Future - UAE Futurist Dr. Noah Radford
12:00 PM - 12:10 PM
Main Plenary Summary Remarks by H.E. Ahmed Al Qubaisi, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry
12:10 PM - 12:40 PM
Lunch Networking Break
12:40 PM - 1:35 PM
Panel 1: The “True Hollywood Story” of Thriving in Abu Dhabi
Howden, PAL Aerospace and OracleEach Company representative will provide storytelling of its journey, from set-up, partnership with enablers, and resulting successesModerated by Nick Cochran...
Howden, PAL Aerospace and Oracle
Each Company representative will provide storytelling of its journey, from set-up, partnership with enablers, and resulting successes
Moderated by Nick Cochrane-Dyet MBE, Chair, British Chamber of Commerce Abu Dhabi
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1:35 PM - 2:45 PM
Panel 2: Collaboration, Communication, Consistency
Moderated by Kim Schofield, Chairwoman, AmCham Abu Dhabi
2:45 PM - 2:55 PM
Main session wrap-up remarks by Dhia Hussein, Chairperson, Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi
2:55 PM - 3:55 PM
Industry Breakouts - concurrent breakouts (choose 1 to attend)
Breakout 1: Energy Transition: Decarbonization and Carbon Capture (France/Spain)Breakout 2: Abu Dhabi Business Landscape Setup/Corporate Tax (Pakistan, India)Breakout 3: Tourism/Culture/Heri...
Breakout 1: Energy Transition: Decarbonization and Carbon Capture (France/Spain)
Breakout 2: Abu Dhabi Business Landscape Setup/Corporate Tax (Pakistan, India)
Breakout 3: Tourism/Culture/Heritage (Philippines/IBWG)
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3:55 PM - 5:55 PM
Networking Reception (TBC)

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Venue

Yas Conference Center, Yas Island Abu Dhabi

Yas Conference Center, Yas Island Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

If you have any questions please contact Reem Itani

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