UNDP and Sheikh Maktoum Knowledge Summit – Dubai on the 4th industrial revolution
Mette Laursen presented the knowledge societies principles at The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) is organising the fourth annual Knowledge Summit in Dubai on November 21-22, 2017. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, and by directives from MBRF Chairman H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the 2017 event is set to bear the theme “Knowledge and the 4th Industrial Revolution”. The Knowledge Summit 2017 is a platform that brings together decision-makers, thinkers, experts and pioneers in the knowledge industry, as well as scientists, academics and specialists from all around the world, to discuss pressing issues and challenges facing the industry, review best practices and experiences and offer solutions to meet the challenges. Moreover, the Summit will include the announcement of winners of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Award 2017. The Summit will shed light on the first, second, and third industrial revolutions, before tackling the subject of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.