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MILKEN/ MENA Summit 2019


  • St. Regis Saadiyat Island Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates (map)

The 2019 MENA Summit will bring together a curated group of high-profile senior executives, investors, government officials, sovereign wealth fund directors, and philanthropists to discuss, develop, and create solutions. Through research and networking platforms, the Institute will continue to identify opportunities for the deployment of public, private, and philanthropic capital to spur policy action and drive development in the region.

Key Questions

What lessons can be learned from modernising economies across the globe?

How are governments prioritising investments in health-care systems to address a growing population suffering from chronic disease?

How will the regional workforce adapt and adopt new skills to respond to technological innovation? How will shifts in oil prices and supply affect the region's commitment to economic diversification?

How are regional trade ties improving in light of global trade instability? How will the region win its battle against water scarcity and food insecurity?

Open to: Invitation Only

Earlier Event: February 10
World Government Summit
Later Event: March 8
International Women's Day