Investopia is a UAE-based platform that connects the global investment community with investment opportunities in new economies. It is an ecosystem that draws on the dynamic and imaginative spirit of the UAE but reaches far beyond. It is designed for those wishing to benefit from the UAE’s unique future-focused economy and its position as an investment hub for some of the fastest growing markets in the world Investopia was launched in 2021 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and H.E. Abdulla Bin Touq AlMarri, UAE Minister of Economy. In its first two editions, Investopia brought together more than 3000 participants from 58 different countries, more than 500 C-suite executives, and financial institutions representing more than $500 billion of Assets under Management. Furthermore, Investopia hosted a series of Global Talks bringing together international investors and business leaders in New York, Geneva, Milan, New Delhi, Mumbai, Cairo, Rabat, and Havana.
Investopia 2024 will take place in the St. Regis Abu Dhabi- Saadiyat Island Resort on February 28 and 29, 2024. Under the theme “Emerging Economic Frontiers: Investing in the “New Economy” Growth Sectors”, the world’s most ambitious visionaries, leaders, and investors will gather to share their latest thinking on opportunities in the new economies that will mark the global economy in the next decade.
We invite you to join this growing community and become partof the future at Investopia. Engage with the latest thinking on the global investment opportunities and trends ahead. Enjoy unparalleled access to key global stakeholders and growth leaders in the UAE and expand your thinking and network at this two-day event.
Investopia 2023 was a highly anticipated event that brought together global leaders from across the investment ecosystem and various new economic sectors. This second edition of Investopia, taking place in the UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi, aimed to provide participants with a unique platform to explore new insights and investment trends resulting from a rapidly changing world, connect with like-minded global leaders, and identify promising investment opportunities in new economies and beyond.
Organized under the theme “Envisioning Opportunities in Times of Change” in partnership with SALT, Investopia 2023 featured dynamic and engaging discussions revolving around three key areas: Envisioning Opportunities in Today’s Economy, The Future of the Wealth of Nations, and Growth Opportunities in times of Decarbonization.
Furthermore, building on its vision to create an investment community and marketplace for unique opportunities in new economies, Investopia 2023 saw the launch of the first edition of its “Venture Marketplace”. This marketplace brought together startups, entrepreneurs, and VCs, giving them the opportunity to present their success stories, form interesting dialogues specific to the startup space, and explain their investment strategies and interests for the near future.
In addition, Investopia 2023 featured a Capital Introduction activity that aimed to connect a global network of allocators with a diverse range of fund managers through innovative technology.
Finally, Investopia 2023 hosted a series of closed roundtables and investment meetings that brought together global financial and non-financial institution leaders to discuss areas of collaboration and investment opportunities.
Investopia 2022 summit was held as part of the World Government Summit, bringing together government officials, institutional investors, industry experts, and social entrepreneurs to discuss future investments and opportunities around the world. The summit aims to facilitate global dialogue, foster innovative models and partnership schemes, and promote responsible and sustainable economies.
Though COVID-19 accelerated changes in how we work, live and consume, many profound shifts were already underway prior to the pandemic. The hunt for returns must navigate exciting new terrain as multiple new growth hubs are emerging across different sectors and regions.
Novel technologies and actors are transforming financial markets, business models and asset classes and the next wave of advanced digitalisation and automation is driving potential in areas as diverse as supply chains and genomics.
Gen Z is entering the workforce and markets with an unprecedented capacity to make their choices count. Lenders and regulators are joining activists to focus on sustainability and impact investment, and more investors are following fast.
We are at a watershed moment for sectors that are thriving today and those that will thrive tomorrow, this is a “from Now to New” moment for investors to spot and seize future opportunities.
In this context, the Investopia Summit 2022 is where the world’s most ambitious visionaries, leaders, and investors gather to create a Future Economies ecosystem. They will share their latest thinking on the future investment outlook and opportunities for the next 5-10 years across four areas that will critically shape the future:
The shifting global geo-economic landscape, which will explore how global growth hubs are shifting, how globalization is changing and what it means for cross-border investment.
The search for a sustainable alpha, which will look at ESG, but also how to tap into underserved groups and impact investing.
Future technologies in key sectors, such as the applications of AI and quantum computing, the Metaverse, and digital assets and currencies.
The future 3.5 billion dialogues, Throughout the day, the Future 3.5 billion dialogues will engage participants with exclusive insights into latest market developments, economic reforms and investment opportunities in various markets and regions, from Eurasia to Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.
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