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In just a few days, World Future Energy Summit, part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, is ready to open its door for the 13th consecutive year. Beyond thousands of innovative products and companies, you can look forward to a comprehensive program.

800+ Exhibiting Companies

150+ Free Forum Sessions

200+ Expert Speakers

40 Breakthrough Innovations

Opening Ceremony: 13 January

The Opening Ceremony sets the agenda for the discussions and debate at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. The prestigious event also features the Zayed Sustainability Prize awards ceremony, and is attended by 4,000 global delegates, from world leaders and senior policymakers to business leaders, scientists and academics.

Future Sustainability Summit: 14 – 15 January

Five heads of state, UN representatives and key UAE Ministers and leaders will gather to rethink the global models of production, consumption and investment, in this high-level summit designed to accelerate the global transition to a sustainable future.

Energy Expo & Forum: 13 – 16 January

Stable grids and readiness for energy transition are amongst the key discussions held by GCC Interconnection Authority, Transco, EWEC and more. The expo will bring nine country pavilions, and market leaders including Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA), AMEA Power, GE, Shanghai Electric Group and EDF – Electricité de France.

Solar Expo & Forum: 13 – 16 January

View the latest solar technologies and innovations that can help lower costs, increase efficiency and provide solutions to regional project challenges. Exhibitors include Fronius ME, Gamesa Electric, Jinko Solar, Huawei Technologies, Ingeteam Power Technology, SkyPower, and Taaleri Energia.

Water Expo & Forum: 13 – 16 January

Covering the biggest issues facing the GCC water sector, the event will bring market leaders such as Mubadala, Metito and Martin Stahl to discuss funding of future water projects, and more. Exhibitors will include Abu Dhabi Power, DoE, Abu Dhabi Sewerage Services Company (ADSSC), Acciona, Andritz, Utico, BMC Abu Dhabi and Hepworth.

EcoWASTE Exhibition & Forum: 13 – 16 January

Meet for the first time the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) at EcoWASTE. Attend the zero-waste discussion led by Antonis Mavropoulos, ISWA President, or meet leading exhibitors such as Bee’ah, Dulevo, Environment Development (EDCO), Eldan Recycling, Lavajet, Montalbano Recycling, and West Coast Group.

Smart Cities Expo & Forum: 13 – 16 January

The inaugural smart cities event will bring key representatives from Abu Dhabi Digital Authority, HSBC Global, Masdar, Etisalat and other players to discuss the future of sustainable urban environment. The expo will showcase smart technologies from BMW, Tesla and Hyperloop amongst others.

Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum: 15 January

Open for the first time to all World Future Energy Summit visitors, the Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum (ADSFF), will convene global leaders to showcase concrete progress in sustainable finance in the MENA region, highlighting the Abu Dhabi’s Sustainable Finance Agenda and revealing the new UAE Sustainable Finance Guidelines.