Former British PM Gordon Brown to attend Ideas Abu Dhabi

Former British PM Gordon Brown to attend Ideas Abu Dhabi

As the third chapter of the Ideas Abu Dhabi is all set to unfold from March 27, the venue is expected to be a viable platform that will see global challenges being discussed by thinkers congreragting from across the globe.

The two-day event is scheduled to be held at the New York University Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island from March 27. The event will witness protracted discussions on the workings of the human brain, the present global order, revamping of transportation and the hazards lurking in the cyberworld.

There will be some distinguished luminaries present amidst the legion of thinkers, including
the UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr Anwar Gargash, former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, and former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

The event will be closely followed by a festival that will be thrown open to the public. The festival will showcase workshops, musical performances, and interactive exhibits. The forum is being organised by the Aspen Institute, which is an educational and policy studies organisation based in the US, in collaborative efforts with Tamkeen, a government organisation that aims to enhance the cultural and social scene in Abu Dhabi.