Tuesday , 23 July 2019

Tag Archives: Innovation

KFED Chairman lays foundation stone for ‘Mohamed bin Zayed Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ in Senegal

Chairman Al Nowais revealed that the new centre will have a capital of USD 20 million (AED 73.6 million) to help fund a series of special programs and initiatives aimed towards promoting innovation and SME development in Senegal and the rest of the West African region. H.E. Hussain Jasim Al Nowais, Chairman, Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED) laid the …

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Khalifa Fund establishes ‘Mohamed bin Zayed Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ in Republic of Senegal

Under the directives of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the instructions of H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Under the directives of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and the instructions of H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE …

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Fraunhofer Forges the future from Sharjah

Europe’s largest research organization joins Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park Sharjah – The Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) has announced that Fraunhofer, Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization, will have a presence at the Science Park. An agreement has been signed with SRTI Park to launch a Research and Development Center for Fraunhofer, a leading global German …

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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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