Khalifa University of Science and Technology has announced it will showcase Masdar Institute’s latest research innovations in advanced sustainable technologies and clean energy during the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2020 that is part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020.
As a research-intensive higher education institution focusing on renewable energy, advanced sustainable technology, energy storage, biofuel, and water and environment, Khalifa University will be signing collaboration agreements, while showcasing its most recent research innovations at its stand (A-411) at WFES 2020.
In addition, faculty experts will participate and lead various dedicated workshops, technical sessions, panel discussions and forums at the event focusing on energy, energy efficiency, water, solar, waste and smart cities.
A total of 26 members of the Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL) programme will be honored during the week for successfully completing their year-long schedule of mandatory programs.
Dr Arif Sultan Al Hamadi, executive VP, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, said: “We are privileged to showcase Masdar Institute’s renewable and sustainable energy technology innovations at the World Future Energy Summit, which serves as the most prominent networking platform for business, innovation and knowledge exchange.
“We believe such gathering of technology and industry leaders will give further momentum to expedite the adoption of clean technologies, thus benefiting the communities globally.
“At the same time, we are delighted to host the graduation of YFEL members who are trained to become tomorrow’s decision-makers and industry leaders driving advanced energy and sustainable technology solutions.”
Other Khalifa University innovations that will be featured at the event will include the Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium, the Masdar Institute Solar Platform, and a nuclear project.
WFES 2020 will be held from 13-16 January 2020 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.