What’s On

Packed with talks, workshops, activities, interactive exhibitions, games, movies, musicians, art, food, and more

  • The surprising effects of persistence

    Nada Al Bedwawi

    UAE Olympic swimmer

  • Body 3.0

    Nina Tandon

    CEO and co-founder of EpiBone

  • Time capsule: reflections on Sheikh Zayed, founding father of a young nation

    HE Zaki Nusseibeh

    Assistant Minister and Cultural Advisor, UAE Ministry of Presidential Affairs

  • Regenerative medicine: building tissue and organs

    Anthony Atala

    Director of the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University

  • Returning to the moon

    Naveen Jain

    Founder and Executive Chairman, Moon Express

  • Rejuvenating biotechnology: why age may soon cease to mean ageing

    Aubrey de Grey

    Chief Science Officer of the SENS Research Foundation

  • Why Mars? How Mars?

    Dava Newman

    Apollo Professor of Astronautics, MIT; former Deputy Administrator, NASA

  • Why Mars? How Mars?

    Ellen Stofan

    Honorary Professor, University College London; Former Chief Scientist, NASA

Music by

  • Faisal Al

  • Dana Danjani

  • Handpan

  • Type Two

  • Miami Band

  • Abri & Funk

  • We Speak In

  • Aman Sheriff

Food by

  • Seasons

  • Boon Coffee

  • Meylas

  • The Shebi

  • Intucca

  • SoCal Cocina

  • Shawarma

Explore your way

through the challenges facing our planet and discover what some of the world’s greatest minds are doing about them

  • Hyperloop

  • TechShop

  • Cre8tiv RobotiX

  • Holo Lens

  • Age Suit

  • 3D Hologram

  • Al Sadeem

  • Circulatory