CultureSummit Abu Dhabi 2018
As the leading high-level cultural leadership and cultural diplomacy forum in the world, CultureSummit 2018 was attended by approximately 600 participants from more than 90 countries focused on developing unique, practical ways to utilize culture as a driver of global positive social change. Entitled “Unexpected Collaborations,” the 2018 event brought together groups from opposite sides of the globe and diverse disciplines to create new initiatives in arts education and identify ways in which culture can help combat extremism, empower women, improve the environment and preserve heritage. CultureSummit participants enjoyed over 20 live performances and attended special programming at the newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi. CultureSummit 2018 took place April 8-12, 2018 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
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Highlights: CultureSummit 2017
Culture Summit 2017 brought together a global, diverse group of 450 attendees from 80 countries, presenting attendees with prominent speakers, content, workshops, performance and art. The summit centered around the theme ‘The Creative Mind of a Connected World: Culture as a Change Agent in the Digital Age,’ producing an action-oriented agenda to address the role culture can play in addressing many great challenges of our time, and how technology is changing the very nature of culture and cultural interactions.