Global Grad Show, held in partnership with the Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), provides first-hand access to the next generation of innovators creating solutions for a better world.

It is the world’s most diverse gathering of university graduates and professors in the fields of science, design and technology, working on projects addressing social and environmental issues.

To date, Global Grad Show has featured over 700 graduate projects from over 130 universities worldwide, from internationally prominent institutions and regional universities in developing economies.

Global Grad Show programme includes:
• An exhibition of the best innovative projects from universities around the globe, showcasing solutions developed by graduates looking to make a positive impact on the world.
• A conference for academics and industry, addressing key elements of the international education and innovation agenda
• An entrepreneurship programme including training and acceleration opportunities for graduates working on social impact startups. Selected startups can be further supported by A.R.M. Holding, which launched a yearly fund to back entrepreneurs from Global Grad Show.
• The ICD Progress Prize, an award juried by innovation and design experts, celebrating the next generation of innovators committed to solving global issues.