The World Government Summit is an annual event held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It brings together leaders in government for a global dialogue about governmental process and policies with a focus on the issues of futurism, technology innovation and other topics. The summit acts as a knowledge exchange hub between government officials, thought leaders, policy makers and private sector leaders and as an analysis platform for the future trends, issues and opportunities facing humanity
The acclaimed World Government Summit kicked off yesterday, with the three-day event bringing together 10,000 international government officials, thought leaders, global experts and decision makers in the UAE to discuss the future of government and humanity.
The ninth World Government Summit (theme: 'Shaping Future Governments') will be held at Dubai's Museum of the Future and will feature more than 220 sessions on topics ranging from economic resilience and smart cities to the future of societies, healthcare, and sustainability.
According to Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs and World Government Summit Chairman, the event's star-studded lineup includes 20 Presidents (including Egypt's, Turkey's, and Paraguay's Presidents), 250+ ministers, dozens of CEOs (including WEF's Klaus Schwab and Tesla's Elon Musk), and even a pair of Nobel Prize winners.