Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba Addresses NYUAD Class of 2016

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UAE Ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba delivered the keynote address to the Class of 2016 at New York University Abu Dhabi’s commencement ceremony.

In speaking to the 135 graduates, who hailed from 58 countries, Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba praised their bold thinking, willingness to take risks, and openness to other people and perspectives.

Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba emphasized how this forward-thinking outlook will create a more positive future for the region and the world. “You have a responsibility to be an advocate for the values that you’ve embraced here at NYU Abu Dhabi – the very same values that will move the world forward,” he said.