Maldives to host FENN conference in 2021

Logo of FENN.

The Maldives will be hosting an international conference for innovative developments through different sectors for the global future.

The conference, scheduled for April 2021 is named “FENN” and is being held by Oddity and The Eco Org with the aim of creating a platform to bring together bright minds from around the world to share ideas and visions in order to accelerate the transition to a sustainable future.

Partners of the conference include BMW I Ventures, Banyan Tree Global Foundation, FlyMe, Torqeedo, Stagecore, and Riu Hotels. 

FENN stated that the conference is to be held in the Riu Atoll resort and Angsana Velavaru resort of Banyan Tree in Dh. Atoll of the Maldives. 

Experts in various industries are set to take part in the conference. 

Speakers at the conference include:

  • Cassie Kozyrkov, Chief Decision Scientist at Google
  • Herve Tourpe, Chief Digital Advisor at IMF
  • Fabien Laurier, Former Vice-President of National Geographic Labs
  • Riel Miller, Head of Futures Literacy at UNESCO
  • Daniel Walker, Head of Technology Futures at BP
  • Sohaila Ouffata. Director of Platform at BMW i Ventures
  • Nikhil Goel, Head of Product at Uber Elevate, Uber
  • Steve Newman, Group Sustainability Director at Banyan Tree Global Foundation
  • Loretta Falcone, NASA Scientist
  • Lilit Marcus, CNN Travel Editor
  • Joe Macdonald, Regional Manager of Torqeedo

They will speak on sustainability work on areas such as energy, lifestyle, mobility, health, design, environment, and even media and finance. 

FENN Conference will feature eight tracks for attendees to explore what's next in the world and will see Keynotes, Panel Discussions, and Sessions from industry leaders and pioneers held.

The conference will also host an expo for startup companies and organizations to showcase their products. The conference will be held for seven days and will even include entertainment activities. 

Interested parties can now sign up to join the conference through the website of FENN