Abu Dhabi Space Debate

  • 5-6 December 2022
  • ADNOC Business Centre, Abu Dhabi

A global debate defining the future of space.

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi Space Debate Hosts Global Public,
Private Sector Leaders

The Abu Dhabi Space Debate is a unique platform for global space leadership. Organised by the UAE Space Agency, the two-day conference formed an important new global forum for the space industry, nations, business leaders and policy makers to come together and forge real consensus and address the issues facing growth and innovation in space.
Abu Dhabi Space Debate hosted representatives of the world’s fast-growing space industry together with the President of Israel and under the Patronage of the President of the UAE at the inaugural event


Abu Dhabi Space objectives

  • A platform for raising global space challenges to Heads of State and Government at the highest level of influence
  • A multinational dialogue identifying global needs for strategic capabilities, services, infrastructure, legal frameworks and resources
  • A catalyst for the development of public and private space programmes
  • A resolution forum for the cooperative use of space
  • Securing commitment to space as a technology sector most critical for future sustainable development