Innovation

GE 2016 Global Innovation Barometer findings reveal keen focus of Saudi businesses to strengthen digital innovation

Results underline the emergence of a new innovation ecosystem as defined by Saudi Vision 2030, supported by GE through various localized initiatives 88% informed public say advanced manufacturing will transform industrial sector in the next decade 61% say new innovation approaches in energy sector will reap huge benefits GE’s study examining innovation landscape complements its leadership initiatives & partnerships to …

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7th annual innovation competiton winners announced by DQG

Industry experts provided insight into innovation and employee engagement at the 7th Continual Improvement & Innovation Symposium & Competition 2015 organized by Dubai Quality Group . Dubai, UAE: Continual Improvement (CI) Subgroup of Dubai Quality Group organized a unique annual DQG event to facilitate sharing, recognizing and learning from best practices and actual case studies from various sectors earlier this …

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Research firm Ovum recognizes Zain-Uber partnership as the most innovative service across the globe

Deal singled out from 82 innovative services launched by mobile operators A first for the Middle East, alliance offers both Zain customers and Uber partner drivers exclusive benefits Ovum: “For Uber it was important to cooperate with a telco that has a powerful, wide-reaching and superior network quality across the region” Kuwait City – Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom …

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During Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 Intel Fosters Innovation through ‘Cairo Innovates’

Cairo, Egypt: Intel continues to boost its share in innovation, science and technology by joining ‘Cairo Innovates’, a two day exhibition event aiming to activate interest and enthusiasm for science and innovation to increase Egypt’s productivity,that will be held under the organization of Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT) and Nahdet El-Mahrousa at Baron Palace in parallel with the …

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Dubai excels over Shanghai, Madrid and Istanbul in innovation

Dubai Innovation Index results highlight the government’s leading role in supporting innovation Dubai occupies 16th position among the world’s 28 leading innovation-driven cities while the city ranked 11th in the world for its efficiency in innovation outputs The Dubai Innovation Index is the first-of-its-kind in the world focusing on emerging cities Medical care, media, marketing, IT, retail and industrial sector …

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Zain strategic partner of 8th International Invention Fair Middle East

Company supports Kuwaiti inventors in bringing about positive changes. Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its strategic partnership of the 8th International Invention Fair Middle East, organized by the Kuwait Science Club. The event is held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, and runs from 16-19 …

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Innovation Breakfast: Building a Lean Innovation Culture

On occasion of 2015 as the Innovation Year for the UAE, organisations are embracing innovation as a new management competency. ShiftIN Partners caring on enabling innovation management across the GCC, brought the Innovation Guru, Professor Ronald Jonash to warm up with success stories of global and local organisations that had applied innovation programs to achieve breakthrough results. Based in Boston …

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Smartcon highlights UAE Innovation Week

Calgar Gogus and Hamit Hamutcu, founding partners of Smartcon highlights UAE Innovation Week, organisers of Smartcon 2015 Dubai. Corporate and technology gurus gather to define smarter strategies for businesses at Smartcon 2015 Dubai More than 400 senior executives, global thought leaders and regional influencers expected to attend conference with the theme “Leadership for a Data Driven Economy” Dubai, United Arab …

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Dubai Trade announces the 8th ESEA with new smart and innovation awards

Event aligns with Smart City Initiative and UAE Year of Innovation with six new categories. Dubai: Dubai Trade, the online gateway for trade and logistics services in Dubai, has announced the 8th cycle of its annual flagship event, the E-Services Excellence Award (ESEA) with a new theme and categories to support the Smart City initiative and 2015 Year of Innovation …

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Global Innovation Summit 2015 presents awards to six individuals from diverse sectors

Under the patronage of HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development. The Global Innovation Summit and Awards 2015, held under the patronage of HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development, recognised six individuals for path breaking implementation of technology in diverse sectors. The awards were presented by HE …

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