Event Overview

Suitable for the whole family, and packed with talks, workshops, activities, interactive exhibitions, games, movies, musicians, art, food, and more, the Festival will let you explore your way through the challenges facing our planet and discover what some of the world’s greatest minds are doing about them.

Get ready to have your minds blown, horizons expanded, and taste buds ignited from 11am-10pm on Saturday 4 March at NYU Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island. See you there!

NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Abu Dhabi is an elite, comprehensive liberal arts, sciences and engineering university located on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi. A partnership between the Government of Abu Dhabi and New York University, NYU Abu Dhabi was founded upon a shared understanding of the essential roles and challenges of higher education in the 21st century. The university welcomed its inaugural class in 2010, and continues to attract the brightest students from more than 100 countries around the world. NYU Abu Dhabi’s international composition, combined with its rigorous academic program, innovative research capacity, and location at the crossroads of the Arab world creates valuable opportunities for faculty and students across the global network to engage in academic dialogue in the Middle East and beyond. Through high-calibre arts and culture events, intellectual discourse, student volunteering, and faculty engagement with local institutions, NYU Abu Dhabi is transforming the intellectual and cultural fabric of Abu Dhabi.

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