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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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Photo: Maha Al Mezaina, Head of AREA 2071
  • Monday June 17th, 2019

AREA 2071 hosts 20 global startups worth AED42.2 mln

An initiative of the Dubai Future Foundation, AREA 2071 has recently hosted 20 global startups valued AED42.2 million to participate in two renowned global Accelerator Programmes. Maha Al Mezaina, Head of AREA 2071, reiterated the essential role played by emerging companies in shaping key future sec...
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TECOM Group, DFF, DDA to enhance innovation ecosystem
  • Monday May 13th, 2019

TECOM Group, DFF, DDA to enhance innovation ecosystem

TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding and founder of startup-enabling platform in5, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) and Dubai Development Authority (DDA) that aims to accelerate the development of Dubai’s innovation ecosystem (DIE). The partnershi...
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Hamdan launches 4th Industrial Revolution Centre at Davos
  • Sunday April 28th, 2019

Hamdan launches 4th Industrial Revolution Centre at Davos

Davos: The UAE on Tuesday launched the Emirates Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in cooperation with the World Economic Forum (WEF-Davos). Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai is leading the UAE delegation to the global forum in Switzerland. Shaikh Hamda...
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