• Sunday October 27th, 2019

Team Hope win FIRST Global Challenge 2019 in Dubai

Team Hope led the winning four-team alliance to a dramatic victory, in the grand final of the FIRST Global Challenge 2019, in Dubai. The third edition of the annual robotics competition — the first to be hosted outside the Americas — drew the participation of more than 1,500 students from 191 co...
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  • Sunday October 13th, 2019

Dubai Will Host the FIRST Global Robotics this Year

His Excellency Mohammed Al Gergawi, UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Managing Director of Dubai Future Foundation, announced that Dubai will host the First Global Robotics Challenge in October 2019. It marks the first time that FIRST Global w...
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  • Sunday September 15th, 2019

Blockchain accelerator programme launched at Dubai’s Area 2071

Further frameworks will be developed to test other technologies including AI, machine learning and precision medicine A new blockchain accelerator programme by the Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution in the UAE is starting at Area 2071 in Emirates Towers in Dubai. The programme will be hosted by...
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  • Tuesday August 20th, 2019

3 government entities and 9 startups announce future projects in Dubai

Dubai: Dubai Future Foundation has announced the selection of a number of local and global startups to work on a series of future projects in collaboration with three government entities within the first round of Dubai Future Accelerators’ 6th Cohort. 9 startups from around the world succeeded ...
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Robotics and 3D Printing Summer Camp
  • Thursday July 25th, 2019

50 participants trained on robotics and 3D printing

Dubai: Dubai Future Academy welcomed 50 participants between the age of 12 and 16 in the second edition of its annual Robotics and 3D Printing Summer Camp. With the aim of training participants on designing and building robots and prototypes using 3D printing technology, the summer camp held at the ...
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Dubai Future Foundation Starts Receiving Nominations for IU35 List
  • Thursday July 11th, 2019

‘Innovators Under 35’ judges committee announced

The Dubai Future Foundation and EmTech MENA have announced the committee of judges for ‘Innovators Under 35’, a global competition for young innovators, in its second year. The winners will present at EmTech MENA 2019, an annual conference on emerging technologies, which will be held und...
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Winners of ‘VR and Beyond’ declared
  • Sunday July 7th, 2019

Winners of ‘VR and Beyond’ declared

Developers from around the world have flocked to Dubai to show off the latest Virtual Reality (VR) experiences built as part of the recent VR & Beyond competition, established by Burj Khalifa together with HTC Vive and Dubai Future Accelerators—an initiative of Dubai Future Foundation. The com...
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