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World Economic Forum Abu Dhabi 2015

last modified Nov 05, 2015 09:27 AM
World Economic Forum participants battle it out at Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi.

World Economic Forum - Summit on the Global Agenda 2015
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 25 - 27 October 2015

As the sun was rising delegates from the World Economic Forum Summit on the Global Agenda took part in early morning fitness activities at Yas Marina Circuit.  Famous for hosting the annual Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. 

Professor Colin Lizieri from The University of Cambridge (in front) and Dr Jacques Gordon, LaSalle's Global Head of Research and Strategy battled it out at Yas Marina Circuit before the real business of the day at The World Economic Forum.

Professor Lizieri, Grosvenor Professor of Real Estate Finance from The University of Cambridge department of Land Economy, was attending the World Economic Forum Summit on the Global Agenda 2015 as Chair of the Industry Council on the Future of Real Estate and Urbanisation.

The annual Summit on the Global Agenda is the world’s largest brainstorming event and brings together the most relevant thought leaders of the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Agenda Councils, comprising more than 80 groups of experts from academia, business, civil society, international organizations and government. 

Read more about the summit here

Read the full article in the Eye of Dubai here

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