Business and Innovation
Brought to you by Investment Corporation of Dubai
The UAE is one of the most dynamic entrepreneurial business environments in the world, and the Festival attracts the most sought after thought leadership speakers. The Business Days and the Innovation Strand give Festival visitors the chance to hone their business skills and allow everyone to continue to push the boundaries of innovation.
The Business Days include sessions in Arabic and English, including Asia’s first Apprentice winner Jonathan Yabut, international relations expert Parag Khanna, the millionaires’ mentor Bev James, celebrity branding specialist Jeetendr Sehdev, Mariyam Al Balooshi and Khalid Al Hosani and many more.
Masterclasses and workshops cover everything from boosting productivity to using Feng Shui in your business and emotional Intelligence.
The innovation strand brings together engineering, astronomy, space travel, and fascinating stories of humans and animals, backed by science, and feature prominent leaders in their respective fields.
About Investment Corporation of Dubai
The Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD) is the principle investment arm of the Government of Dubai. ICD’s primary objective is to be aligned with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and to support the execution of the strategy defined in the Dubai Plan 2021. Education is a particularly important focus of the comprehensive framework laid out in this Plan, and as such the Investment Corporation of Dubai is proud to be associated with the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2020.