ABANA & ADIO Series | The UAE: Pioneering the Future of Sustainability


July 6, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

ABANA and ADIO hosted a conversation with Mona Dajani, Global Co-Head Energy & Infrastructure Projects Team at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP; Zoë Harries, Director of the Free zone at Masdar CityDaniel Zywietz, Founder & CEO of Enerwhere; and David Ramos, Senior Manager in Corporate Sustainability at HSBC Bank Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, highlighting UAE’s commitment to sustainability, which is at the heart of the country’s vision for the future. 

The UAE Net Zero by 2050 strategic initiative was launched in October 2021 as a national drive to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, making the Emirates the first Middle East and North Africa (MENA) nation to do so. The UAE has invested $40 billion in clean energy over the last 15 years.

This panel was part of a three-day series of events highlighting key sectors of growth in the United Arab Emirates on June 22nd, 23rd and July 6th at 10 am NY time, 6 pm Abu Dhabi time.

Tuesday, July 6
10 am NY time | 6 pm Abu Dhabi time

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Mona Dajani

Global Head of Renewables, Energy & Infrastructure and Hydrogen & Ammonia Practice Groups, Shearman & Sterling LLP

Moderated by:

David Ramos

Senior Manager in Corporate Sustainability - HSBC Bank Middle East, North Africa and Turkey