During the late 18th century, there was a massive change in the way people lived their daily lives. This marked a huge turning point in history and nothing has been the same. This was the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, an era when machines, factories and mass production came to the forefront of human activity. The old days of agriculture and manufacturing done at home were replaced by workers moving to factories, electricity and the introduction of the steam engine. Modern day society lives in the shadow of the Industrial Revolution. It was a huge leap forward in human civilization. But like all great leaps it took careful planning and concentrated effort. It took many great [...]
A Quality Addition to Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration (CDA) Program
Cisco announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of the United Arab Emirates (TRA) to accelerate digital adoption and boost cooperation for the UAE’s digital future.
The MoU is a key addition to Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration (CDA) program in the UAE, which aims at building and enhancing a strategic relationship with national leadership, industry, and academia to help accelerate the national digitization agenda.
“Developing the UAE’s digital infrastructure is one of the government’s major drives. It is closely [...]
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is organising the AI Leadership Programme in cooperation with experts from the University of California, Berkeley. The programme is attended by DEWA’s leadership and staff who specialise in Artificial Intelligence (AI). The programme supports DEWA’s efforts to achieve the directives of the wise leadership to anticipate the future and keep pace with the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The 3-day programme covers the latest developments in AI application in energy, water, machine learning, data science and applications, and other related topics. Participants will also learn about virtual implementation of AI applications in the work [...]
Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in cooperation with Area 2071, is set to launch a 10-week networking series on September 12th 2018 which will bring together stakeholders from the Dubai startup ecosystem and feature inspirational talks by renowned speakers, business leaders and industry experts.
Networking events will be held weekly at Area 2071 at Dubai’s Emirates Towers and run until November 14th 2018. The series is designed to highlight success stories and topics of interest to startups and entrepreneurs in Dubai.
An initiative of Dubai Future Foundation, Area 2071 is a physical manifestation of the UAE Centennial Plan [...]