Archive

Year: 2017

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #70

    December 21, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. GCC tech companies close gender gap to unlock $100trillion in global GDP Emirati students develop smart system to reduce traffic accidents Riyadh, Beijing launch 'digital silk road' initiative New UAE research centre set to...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #69

    December 14, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. The UAE will generate Dh33.8 billion ($9.2bln) over the next three years through digital transformation Dubai student creates robot that speaks 7 languages Region's first dedicated event for online content opens in Dubai UAE...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #68

    December 6, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. Dubai Police introduce Apple SmartPay for payment of fines and other police services More than 1.4m Dubai medical records go digital Yahsat’s 'Al Yah 3' satellite arrives at launch site, lift-off date announced Dubai...

  • The First Ever ‘Manara’

    November 26, 2017

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a zeitgeist and there is no looking back. It is making itself very comfortable in the heart of innovation that Dubai has come to be. The government has also endorsed the technology with UAE’s Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum recently appointing the first State Minister for AI. Manara or المنارة , meaning shining light or a beacon, is what Dubai exemplifies. As one of the...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #67

    November 23, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. UAE's Masdar inaugurates its third wind farm in UK Artificial intelligence halves bank operation costs – UAE Banks Federation Dubai soon to have 3D pedestrian bridges and bus stops Dubai's DEWA appoints robot staff...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #66

    November 16, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. Abu Dhabi police unveil high-tech vision of the future which will include robotic cops and firefighters, and smart police stations UAE launches $100m charity fund with Bill Gates Smart Dubai organises training workshop to...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #65

    November 9, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. New electric-powered flying taxi proposed for Dubai Expo 2020 Dubai launches global search for new gadgets Driverless Dubai buses pass strict climate tests ahead of 2020 launch UAE's KhalifaSat satellite passes solar panel deployment...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #64

    November 2, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. Students build robotics to promote inclusion of people with disabilities in Dubai UAE named as Middle East's best place to do business UAE appoints first Minister for Artificial Intelligence Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre...

  • FleishmanHillard and PRCA MENA host expert panel discussion on integrating AI within communications

    October 31, 2017

    Dubai, 31 October 2017 – FleishmanHillard Middle East and PRCA MENA brought together an expert panel that discussed how Artificial Intelligence (AI) has moved from novel to natural and is dramatically changing how we communicate in an era of hyper-personalized news. The panel unpacked some of the possibilities and eventualities of AI leading a number of communications functions, changing the industry as we know it, reshaping how we consume and generate content. The panel discussion...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #63

    October 26, 2017

    Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience. Dubai hosts first ever graduation of Blockchain developers Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant a robot citizenship MENA online spending rises to $7.3 billion Emirates announces plans for aviation 'X-Lab' for sector wide...