Love at first sight? What to expect at FUTR World

25th November 2020

FUTR Summit

Focused on fresh thinking and innovation within retail, marketing & commerce. The gathering will bring together the entire value chain in major industries to create a melting pot of ideas, powerful leaders and tools for businesses to succeed with next gen consumers. Hear from inspiring international and local speakers, as they deep dive into the latest trends to inspire, engage and leave attendees with unique insights to transform their business operations.


Bringing together the world’s brightest minds & influencers to inspire and motivate the next generation of leaders with an array of interactive talks and immersive zones. From keynote speeches to creative media challenges, and wellness stations to interactive workshops, this will be a curated education of unique experiences to help expand the mind.

FUTR Festival

A spectacular, world-class line up of progressive music artists across multiple genres with a focus on up-coming talents. Expect an eclectic mix of established & on the rise talent performing. Artists will take to the stage within the main venue, offering intimate sets where fans can get up & personal.


Hate getting FOMO? Tickets released soon!

9th November 2020

A new multi-faced event spread over 3 days, focussed on entertainment, innovation & lifestyle within 3 spaces: FUTR Summit, FUTR Live, FUTR Festival, will launch in December 2021 in the UAE! Tickets will be released soon. Be the first to receive notification by signing up to our newsletter now.


International & local artists, influencers, creatives and business powerhouses set to arrive in December 2021

7th November 2020

With an underlying focus on entertainment, innovation and lifestyle, the future of retail will be the cornerstone of FUTR World Middle East in December 2021. It will welcome an array of international and local artists from music to creatives and entertainers to leaders in business. Brands will reveal new products to visitors, retailers will take part in activations, creatives will collaborate at the Artsquare installation (never been revealed anywhere in the world before), influencers will be available for meet and greets and to top it off some of the best up-coming music talents will be performing in an intimate setting. FUTR World is being positioned to organically grow over the coming years to involve and empower next-gen consumers, alongside some of the biggest businesses powerhouses in the world to make this a truly innovative gathering on the globes event calendar.


Abu Dhabi Department of Culture & Tourism partner with FUTR World Middle East

6th November 2020

The world's first FUTR World will debut in Abu Dhabi Decembert 2021 at the Manarat Al Saadiyat, as the curtain raiser for Retail Abu Dhabi Week. FUTR World presents a multi-experiential, immersive and retail innovation festival that brings top social influencers in the digital world, inspiring business leaders and music icons together in a melting pot of creative expressions, innovative discoveries, future cuisine and fun festivities. The event will be Supported and Hosted by Department of Culture & Tourism and welcome Strategic Partner Retail Abu Dhabi.