It’s difficult to articulate the scale and complexity of Expo 2020 Dubai, but here goes: World Expo has been held every five years since 1851, and this one – delayed by 12 months – was the largest global gathering since pre-pandemic times. A mammoth six-month international showcase of innovation, creativity and collaboration, where 192 countries
As the Union Flag was raised on the Stage of Nations at Expo 2020 Dubai, Nadine Doris, UK Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport stepped up to the lectern. “It’s hard to condense thousands of years of literature and innovation, science and creativity into a single space,” she said. And she was right.
With the UK’s ambitious net-zero targets making headlines around the world, the DIT’s Global Investment Summit 2021 would set the tone for future foreign investment in UK green business. Ahead of the COP26 climate change conference, this event would provide a crucial financial boost for UK green businesses, creating new jobs and underpinning our country’s