#DubaiFuture

See the future, Create the future

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, said that shaping the future and making it is no longer a theoretical concept but a key factor for countries to achieve competitiveness in the global arena. “The future is not built on possibilities and numbers but on clarity of vision, planning, action and implementation,” His Highness stated.

‘Dubai Future Foundation’ was launched to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Dubai along aside the launch of Dubai Future Agenda as a roadmap for the Foundation to shape the future of the strategic sectors in the medium and long term in cooperation with government and private sector entities.

Future Events

organise interactive exhibitions inside and outside the UAE to explore of the future of sectors

Future Partners

a network of global partners, establishing specialized companies & launching joint initiatives with international companies

Future Cities

cooperating with government entities to launch specialized strategies and pilot projects to achieve global leadership for the UAE

Future Making

establish value-added new sectors through initiatives such as: Future Incubators and Future Endowment Fund worth Dhs1 billion

Individuals

Individuals’ Future Agenda pillar aims to build the capacities of individuals in making the future

Organisations

The Organisations’ Future Agenda pillar will enable organisations to drive innovation within their sectors

Sectors

The Sectors’ Future Agenda aims to support the role of future sectors of the national economy

CEO Message

We live in a fast changing world where the future can be felt right here in our present. Dubai has long realised the significance of keeping pace with future technology and making the best of innovation to shape a better future. Dubai Future Foundation represents the tangible outcome of this vision to define the future in the present. It is the manifestation of Dubai’s determination to take forward its significant experiences in aviation, trade, financial services and technology to the next level.

In order to transform innovation ideas to current realities, the Foundation has within a short period of time created world-class innovation platforms that encourage and recognise creative minds from around the world. Guided by a strategic roadmap in the form of Dubai Future Agenda, the Foundation is determined to chart the course to a future in which the government and private sector will have key roles to play.

Individuals, Organisations and Sectors represent the three main pillars of the Dubai Future Agenda on which the Foundation is developing future capacities and driving innovation within organisations and sectors. In partnerships with international innovation companies and research institutions, Dubai Future Foundation has been endorsing innovative capabilities to shape a better future for the entire humanity.

As the future inspires and motivates us, the Foundation will play a pivotal role in achieving the global standing of Dubai and the UAE in the realm of future technologies to realise the vision of our leadership to stay one step ahead of the future.

Saif Al Aleeli
Chief Executive Officer

Board of Trustees

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum

Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dubai Future Foundation

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum

Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dubai Future Foundation

H.E. Mohammad Al Gergawi

Minister of the UAE Cabinet Affairs and The Future, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Managing Director of Dubai Future Foundation

H.E. Mohammad Al Gergawi

Minister of the UAE Cabinet Affairs and The Future, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Managing Director of Dubai Future Foundation

H.E. Abdul Rahman Al Owais

Minister of Health and Prevention

H.E. Abdul Rahman Al Owais

Minister of Health and Prevention

H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi

Minister of Education

H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi

Minister of Education

H.E. Ohood Khalfan Al Roumi

Minister of State for Happiness

H.E. Ohood Khalfan Al Roumi

Minister of State for Happiness

H.E. Humaid Al Qatami

Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority

H.E. Humaid Al Qatami

Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority

H.E. Mattar Mohamed Al Tayer

Chairman and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority

H.E. Mattar Mohamed Al Tayer

Chairman and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority

H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer

Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority

H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer

Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority

H.E. Hussain Nasser Lootah

Director General of Dubai Municipality

H.E. Hussain Nasser Lootah

Director General of Dubai Municipality

H.E. Ahmad Bin Byat

Vice Chairman & Managing Director - Dubai Holding

H.E. Ahmad Bin Byat

Vice Chairman & Managing Director - Dubai Holding

H.E. Abdulla Al Habbai

Meraas Holding Group Chairman

H.E. Abdulla Al Habbai

Meraas Holding Group Chairman

H.E. Dr. Abdulla Al Karam

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of The Knowledge and Human Development Authority

H.E. Dr. Abdulla Al Karam

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of The Knowledge and Human Development Authority

H.E. Adel Ahmad Al Redha

Emirates' Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

H.E. Adel Ahmad Al Redha

Emirates' Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

Mrs. Mona Faisal Al Gurg

Project Manager at Dubai Culture & Arts Authority

Mrs. Mona Faisal Al Gurg

Project Manager at Dubai Culture & Arts Authority