Previous Debates

Does working from distance increase employee creativity?

19 Nov 2020
  • Zoom
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


  • Mahra Alhammadi
  • Fatn Khalid
  • Abdulla Alawadhi
  • Hassan Sabt
  • Amna Almarri
  • Ibrahim Alshmali

Judges Details

  • Meshayel Al-Ali
  • Shaikha Alketbi
  • Anwar Almheiri

Summary of Debate

DEWA Youth Council hosted a virtual youth debate, in cooperation with the Federal Youth Authority, under the title “Does Work from Distance Increase Employee Creativity?” The topic of the debate reflects the voice of youth on the circumstances the world is facing due to the outbreak of COVID-19. The debate participants and panel of judges consisted of youth employees working at Dubai Electricity and Water Authority. The debate was very interactive as the affirmative and competitive teams discussed the impact of working from distance on employee creativity from different perspectives and relying on scientific studies and research.