Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation, MBRF organized the first edition of the Knowledge Conference in December 2014 in Dubai.
Due to the high level of success that the conference achieved among thought leaders, knowledge experts and VIPs, the conference was transformed into an annual Knowledge Summit that attracts the most important and influential figures in the world of knowledge, both from inside and outside the country. The Summit is the first event of its kind that is fully focused on the localization of knowledge.
The goal of the Summit is to highlight the importance of knowledge and to promote programs and ideas that help to raise awareness of knowledge around the world, bringing together influential global and regional knowledge figures. experts and thought leaders on a single platform to launch initiatives and projects to transform our Arab societies into knowledge societies. The Summit is an annual event considered by the stakeholders, specialists and decision-makers as a reference for planning and shaping future policies.
Decision-makers, thought leaders, students, academics, scientists, inventors, researchers, Arab professionals in all fields, and all segments of society seeking knowledge.
Contributions and Results
Launching and developing knowledge platforms and enhancing their role in communities. The Knowledge Summit has attracted more than 300 speakers and decision-makers from across the region and around the world, and was attended by more than 30,000 people in its previous editions.