Thursday , 20 June 2019

Tag Archives: Innovation

Outstanding ministerial confirmations at historic MENA innovation forum

The event steering committee is proud to confirm education, higher education & ICT ministerial participation from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Qatar, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Djibouti and Somalia to join the multiple ministers taking part from the Government of Oman. In September, MENA Innovation 2019 – the high-level forum dedicated to commercial partnerships, ICT innovations and best practices necessary for …

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Mastercard partners with Bahrain FinTech Bay to foster fintech innovation in Bahrain

Technology company to leverage its extensive experience to contribute to the development of Bahrain’s startup sector Manama, Bahrain: Highlighting its commitment to promoting joint efforts in support of Bahrain’s fintech sector, Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, today partnered with Bahrain FinTech Bay to support the development of Bahrain’s fintech industry, and the growth of Bahraini …

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Abu Dhabi University hosts innovative session as part of Stanford University’s Innovation Fellows Program

Two days of the four-day program, run by Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school), took place at the university’s Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses Abu Dhabi University (ADU) hosted students from across the globe during this year’s University Innovation Fellows Eastern Hemisphere Meetup in the United Arab Emirates. Two days of the four-day program, run by Stanford University’s …

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UAE-based leading African changemaker awarded for innovation in fintech for his company

Mahmood Ahmadu recognized by Euro-Knowledge Awards for payment services provider Innovate 1 Pay Euro-Knowledge – an international consultancy and advisor to leading businesses and governments – in association with FIN Magazine – recognized the achievements of African change-makers in industry, policymaking and business in a grand ceremony recently held at the House of Lords, London. Among those receiving merit, UAE-based …

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Key Content Confirmed For Upcoming MENA Innovation 2019 in Oman

The forum will facilitate the today-necessary exchange of ideas, ICT innovations and administrative best practices as but examples, key to effectuating the MENA region’s push for a definitively ‘future-proofed’ education infrastructure. The purpose of this year’s forum, held under the patronage of the Oman Ministry of Higher Education, is to proactively assess the opportunities and challenges that the global economy’s …

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Dubai: Future Cities Show concludes on a grand note

International Data Corporation (IDC) indicates that spending on smart city technology is expected to grow to $135 billion by 2021 Dubai, United Arab Emirates:Smart cities will deploy a network of interactive sensors to achieve efficiency and innovation. Findings of a report by the International Data Corporation (IDC) indicates that spending on smart city technology is expected to grow to $135 …

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Innovation is not just new technology, retailers told they must remember to communicate with customers

Disruptive brands come into sharp focus at The Retail Summit in Dubai Being innovative does not simply mean embracing the latest technology, adopting AI, utilising AR and replacing humans with robots. That was a recurring message delivered to the 900 senior executives at The Retail Summit held in Dubai in mid-February. The event featured 80 speakers and saw hundreds of …

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The Annual HR TECH MENA Summit returns to foster drive for innovation and the future of work

With an aim to achieve workplace excellence and pave the journey for digitization and transformation, the HR Tech MENA Summit is expected to bring over 250 HR & IT Leaders from across the MENA region that represent government, semi-government and private organizations. The 5th Annual HR Tech MENA Summit returns this year bringing HR technology solution providers from around the …

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What not to miss at UAE Innovation Month 2019: Sharjah urban planning council’s Sharjah Interactive Map

Unveiling tomorrow (Friday) at Sharjah Innovation Week An interactive map of Sharjah with precise locations or ‘hot spots’ of all major tourist, cultural and business attractions in the emirate, that will respond when a user moves the mouse over them to offer more effective navigational assistance will be unveiled by Sharjah Urban Planning Council (SUPC) tomorrow (Friday) at University City …

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Dubai: Leading the World in 5G Technology

Dubai is leading the world in the use of 5G network with the new 5G technology being rolled out by Etisalat. In line with the country’s vision of becoming a global reference point for technology innovation, mobile network operator Etisalat launched its 5G system in May 2018. This makes Etisalat the first telecom operator in the Middle East and North …

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