• Thursday March 7th, 2019

Techstars Dubai launches its Second Accelerator Program at AREA 2071

Techstars Dubai’s first program was widely attended by over 400 attendees including VIP guests such as the UAE’s Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, His Excellency, Omar Sultan Al Olama and the CEO of Dubai Future Foundation, His Excellency, Khalfan Belhoul. “Year one was a great su...
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  • Thursday March 7th, 2019

Healthy eating platform for UAE pupils wins funding

Yacob Intelligent Health, a platform for schoolchildren, is the first Emirati start-up company to win funding worth $120,000 (Dh440,700) from Techstars Dubai and GINCO in the latest round of Techstars Dubai Accelerator Program hosted in Area 2071. “For the past two years we have developed a system...
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  • Sunday February 10th, 2019

Dubai to Host FIRST Global Robotics this Year

FIRST Global Challenge will be hosted in Dubai, October 2019 Over 2,000 youth participants representing 193 countries Event to inspire young students in fields like science, math, technology and innovation Challenge objective to find solutions to different sectors like water and energy UAE to host t...
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  • Saturday January 12th, 2019

Sheikh Mohammed inspects progress on Dubai Future Foundation projects

Sheikh Mohammed visited the construction site for the Museum of the Future to inspect work progress. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai visited the Dubai Future Foundation and was briefed on the development of work at...
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  • Thursday December 27th, 2018

Global Tech Giant Inks Deal to Support Startups in UAE

M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, has held the M12 Innovation Summit: Leveraging Data and AI, at Dubai Future Foundation’s AREA 2071 in demonstration of the company’s steadfast commitment to supporting entrepreneurship and economic growth in the UAE. The summit takes place over two days to gather...
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