H.E. Dr. Sultan A. Al Jaber

Minister of State, United Arab Emirates

Director General & Chief Executive Officer, ADNOC

HE Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber is a Minister of State of the United Arab Emirates and a member of the federal cabinet. In 2016, he was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer of ADNOC, where he has overseen a program of increased efficiencies, strengthened ADNOC’s overall performance, and fostered a more commercial mindset. HE Dr. Al Jaber has also led the company in a digital transformation to ensure that ADNOC stays ahead of global energy demand and remains a key contributor to the UAE’s economy. Previously, HE Dr. Al Jaber was the Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Platform at Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi government’s strategic investment arm, where he established Abu Dhabi’s pioneering renewable energy initiative, Masdar, in 2006. He served seven years as its CEO and continues to serve as its Chairman. HE Dr. Al Jaber also holds additional leadership roles, including Chairman of the UAE National Media Council and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Media Company. HE Dr. Al Jaber is an active member of the Emirates Diplomatic Academy Board of Trustees, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, the world’s first graduate-level research-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) University.

SESSIONS WITH H.E. Dr. Sultan A. Al Jaber

Tuesday, 2 March

  • 09:00am - 09:25am (CST) / 02/mar/2021 03:00 pm - 02/mar/2021 03:25 pm

    Plenary

    Getting to Net Zero

    Panel Downstream/Midstream/Chemicals Clean Tech Upstream Oil & Gas Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability
    Energy transition is leading companies to diversify their mandates. Producers are reframing themselves as carbon management companies. National energy firms are repositioning as engines of breakthrough technologies. These new narratives reflect innovative mindsets and organizational approaches to create new value during a time of industry wide transition. Which technologies will have the greatest impact on lowering carbon emissions and intensity? What strategies are being adopted to manage costs, increase competitiveness, and drive operational efficiencies?