Dubai, UAE - 16th-18th December 2018

Enhancing the relations with the United Arab Emirates towards EXPO Dubai 2020

In the framework of the project “Innovation Bridge Trieste - Dubai 2020, UNIDO ITPO Italy, jointly with UNIDO ITPO Bahrain ad GMIS Team, organized, between December 16th to 18th, a mission to the United Arab Emirates for an institutional delegation from Friuli Venezia Giulia region.

Based on UNIDO ITPO Italy recognized expertise on nexus between innovation and industry, the Friuli Venezia Giulia region delegation met in U.A.E. many interesting local stakeholders operating in open innovation, start-ups, entrepreneurship and academy, to illustrate ESOF 2020 as well as the opportunities offered by the Regional Scientific System. It was also useful to promote the creation of synergies between the events of ESOF Trieste 2020 and EXPO Dubai 2020.

Moreover, ITPO Italy and ITPO Bahrain met at EXPO Dubai 2020 premises the Vice President. Content and Programming and discussed about a series of activities to develop before and during EXPO 2020.