The Global Science Summit

A UAEU – UC Berkeley Global Science Institute Partnership Event,  08th -10thMarch 2021

Leading Speakers

H.E. Eng. Suhail Almazrouei

Minister of Energy and Industry[...]

H.E. Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi

Minister of Climate Change and Environment  [...]

H.E. Dr. Ahmad bin Abdullah Belhoul

Cabinet Member and Minister of State for Higher Education [...]

H.E. Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri

Minister of State for Advanced Sciences[...]

H.E. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo

Secretary General, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting [...]

H.E. Ahmed Mohammed Al Kaabi

Ministry of Energy and Industry, Assistant Under-Secretary [...]

H.E. Ludovic Pouille

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to t[...]

H.E. Ernst Peter Fischer

Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United[...]

H.E. Massimo Baggi 

Ambassador of Switzerland to the United Arab Emirates and B[...]

Professor Omar M. Yaghi 

James and Neeltje Tretter Chair Professor of Chemistry Univ[...]

The Global Science Summit

Aims to bring the global science community together in order to share recent scientific discoveries in the physical sciences. It also aims at promoting international collaborations and building meaningful relationships across borders. A key aspect of the summit is to engage emerging scholars whose work and success is critical to our future.

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Nobel Laureates

Hosting Organizations

Laboratories for Materials Innovation

A UAEU – UC Berkeley Global Science Institute partnership established in 2019 dedicated to enhancing research capacity, 

College of Science

The College of Science was among the first Colleges to be established since the inception of United Arab Emirates University (UAEU). The College has five academic ...

Berkeley Global Science Institute

BGSI mission is to provide places and programs for emerging scholars who have the will to learn but lack the opportunity. 


1. Frontiers in Scientific Research (a. Energy and Environment, b. Health, c. Water) 2. Science for Peace and Prosperity (a. Global Perspective, b. Science Diplomat Perspective c. Foundation + NGO Perspective) 3. Emerging Global Scholars (United Arab Emirates & Berkeley Global Science Institute).


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Our Speakers 

Global Science Summit 2020 is aimed to bring distinguished scholars from entire scientific world to interact with emerging scholars. 




Ministry of Energy & Industry


 Strategic Partner 

Advanced Sciences 


 Strategic Partner 


Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation


Launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai in May 2007, the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation has since led and implemented pioneering programmes aimed at establishing Dubai and the UAE as the centre for knowledge and research.

MBRF aims to empower future generations and enable them to devise sustainable solutions to facilitate the process of knowledge and research in the Arab World. The Foundation is committed to create knowledge-based societies throughout the region by funding research projects, activities, and initiatives. It nurtures ideas and innovation while focusing on its main pillars which are education, entrepreneurship, and research & development.




Media Partners 


General Enquiries and Location

Thank you for your interest, For further information on the Global Science Summit 2020, please contact the following:

  • Contact Details

  • +971 3 713 6347
  • Location

  • United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
  • Cresent Building
Feb 8, 2022