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Annual events

Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi is the premier international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the global energy agenda for the year and anticipate and respond to the dramatic changes in the world of energy.

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Mon, Jul 13, 2020

COVID-19’s economic impact on women

ONLINE EVENT - COVID-19 is having a calamitous effect on the global economy, but is disproportionately impacting women's earning and worsening economic inequality. Our experts explore how policy options or business practices could promote greater gender equality.


Mon, Jul 13, 2020

Priorities for investment and rebuilding the Donbas

How does a region known globally for conflict chart a new, constructive path forward? How can Ukraine convince foreign investors to invest in a war-torn region with dodgy courts?


Mon, Jul 13, 2020

COVID-19 in the Middle East: An opportunity to improve public health?

ONLINE EVENT - Discussion co-hosted with the United Nations Development Program's Regional Bureau for Arab States on public health challenges in the Arab world amid COVID-19.


Fri, Jul 10, 2020

EnergySource Innovation Stream: Artificial intelligence-based cybersecurity for remote critical infrastructure in the energy industry

ONLINE EVENT – Leo Simonovich, Vice President and Global Head for Industrial Cyber and Digital Security at Siemens Energy and Sridhar Sudarsan, Chief Technology Officer at SparkCognition, discuss how artificial intelligence-based technologies can help the energy industry defend remote critical infrastructure from escalating cyberattacks.