7th July 2018 - Emicapital Foundation and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra meet with Her Excellency Noura Al Kaabi, Embassy of the United Arab Emirates, London, UK

Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, met with James Williams, Managing Director of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, to discuss ways of enhancing cooperation between the UAE and UK in the arts and culture sector. The two sides reviewed ways to develop new cultural infrastructures, and the training of youth to build a cultural hub that meets the needs of the UAE and the region. The meeting - which was held at the UAE's embassy premises in London - was also attended by Aldo Garbagnati, Founder and Chairman of Emicapital Group and Advisor to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

MARCH 2018- RPO Concert at Buckingham Palace

The Emicapital Foundation hosted the UAE Ambassador to London, H.E. Sulaiman Al Mazrouei, at a concert of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Buckingham Palace, hosted by H.R.H. The Duke of York.  The concert was celebrating the 25th Anniversary of RPO Resound, which is The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s community and education programme.   The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) in one of the world’s great orchestras. Performing over 170 concerts annually and working with the leading musicians of our generation, the RPO has established an international brand of excellence both in the UK and abroad. www.rpo.org https://thedukeofyork.org/other/royal-philharmonic-orchestra-dinner/

FEBRUARY 2018 - BAFTA Awards Ceremony, London

Emicapital Group’s Chairman and CEO meets HRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after EE’s British Academy Film Awards 2018. The ceremony was hosted by Joanna Lumley at the Royal Albert Hall, London, on Sunday 18th February. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is a world-leading independent arts charity that brings the very best work in film, games and television to public attention and supports the growth of creative talent in the UK and internationally. Through its Awards ceremonies and year-round programme of learning events and initiatives – which includes workshops, masterclasses, scholarships, lectures and mentoring schemes in the UK, USA and Asia – BAFTA identifies and celebrates excellence, discovers, inspires and nurtures new talent, and enables learning and creative collaboration. Emicapital and Emicapital Foundation are pleased to support BAFTA in the UAE.


Dubai celebrates their second annual conference in the region, hosted by Emicapital. Held at the Four Seasons Jumeirah, in Dubai, the event was a great success and brought together families and service providers for a full week of events, ending with a celebratory dinner with views of the Burj Khalifa.

FEBRUARY 2017 - BAFTA Gala Dinner

Emicapital sponsors the BAFTA Gala Dinner at BAFTA’S headquarters in Piccadilly, London for the third year. A perfect opportunity to meet some prominent individuals in television and film for the progression of Emicapital Foundation’s network and promotion of the charity.


The first GPFO week held in the region and hosted by Emicapital.

FEBRUARY 2016 - BAFTA Gala Dinner

Emicapital Foundation sponsors the BAFTA Gala Dinner at BAFTA’S headquarters in Piccadilly, London for the second year running.

FEBRUARY 2015 - BAFTA Gala Dinner

Emicapital Foundation sponsors the BAFTA Gala Dinner at BAFTA’S headquarters in Piccadilly, London for the first time. The event is part of the ‘Give Something Back’ Campaign, launched by HRH Prince William.

Collaboration with local governments will create a space where students have access to specialist workshops, lectures and seminars staffed by experienced, highly educated and skilled professionals in many fields of artistic endeavour.


Developing collaboration with experts and educators in the Fine Arts and Moving Image will boost creative industry capital in the region. We intend to establish agreements with the Governments of the Persian Gulf Nations to create and open new cultural infrastructure.


Entertaining high-level conversations between the Government of the United Arab Emirates and other institutional bodies in order to achieve the goal to promote and foster the education of young talented people.


We will give artists, entrepreneurs and technology specialists a common tool-kit and a joint understanding of the role of technology in developing their fields.