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Direct Line: Abu Dhabi's Diversification Drive: Sectors to Watch

Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs
October 30, 2013


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Topic: Abu Dhabi’s Diversification Drive: Sectors to Watch

Date, time, time zone for call: Wednesday, October 30, 2013; 8:30 a.m. EDT (16:30 local)

Deadline for RSVPs: Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Brief description of call: Abu Dhabi aims to transform its economy and diversify away from oil by focusing on knowledge-based sectors as part of the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030. Key sectors in this effort—alternative energy, industrial, and tourism are ripe for greater investment and collaboration from American companies. Mr. Christopher Sorenson, Head of Institutional Development from MASDAR Future Energy Company, Mr. Abdulla Al Hammadi, Advisory Service Officer at the Abu Dhabi Tourism Development & Investment Company, and other officials for UAE companies will give insights on the emerging sectors in Abu Dhabi’s evolving economy to help American companies aiming to enter the Abu Dhabi market.

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