Hosted in partnership with the United Arab Emirates University, and taking place in Dubai, this summit will bring together leaders from across the world in person and virtually to set the agenda for the future of higher education in emerging economies.
Participants will focus on examining which digital transformation models can create alternative pathways to excellence and accelerate the advancement of universities in emerging economies.
Accelerating the advancement of universities through digital transformation
Increasing universities' resilience in educating and inspiring future generations
Envisioning and supporting an inclusive and sustainable future-ready universities that offer wider access to students
Enabling and resourcing translational research in emerging economies
The summit will also feature the exclusive launch and analysis of the THE Emerging Economies University Rankings 2022 at the prestigious gala dinner, and extensive physical networking opportunities.
Out of consideration for the continuing Covid-19 pandemic, this will be a hybrid event. Your ticket will give you access to the in-person event if you are able to safely travel to Dubai, or virtual access if you are unable to.
Session recordings will be available to both in-person and virtual delegates after the summit.
For delegates who will be attending the summit in-person in Dubai
For delegates who will be attending the summit virtually
Find out more about our host partner, United Arab Emirates University
View the location page for details about visas and accommodation
Interact with our partners to access exclusive brochures and downloads
H.E. Jamal Al Kaabi
Undersecretary of the department of health
Abu Dhabi Government
Haifa Jamal Al-Lail
Executive vice-president of global initiatives
National Research Foundation of South Africa
Deputy vice-chancellor of research and innovation
University of Malaya
Vice-president and dean of the graduate school of education
World rankings partner
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