Archive

Year: 2018

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #104

    October 14, 2018

    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. Saudi Arabia opens new high-speed railway to public Dubai unveils Flying Rescuer to keep public beaches safe Hyperloop Transportation Technology unveils first passenger pod for Dubai-Abu Dhabi route Bahrain to be the center of...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #103

    September 27, 2018

    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. Kuwait banking system among the healthiest in GCC Saudi Arabia opens region’s biggest high-tech, high-speed rail project UAE continues to drive the Arab world's tech ambitions UAE Minister talks plans to build a 'Silicon...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #102

    September 6, 2018

    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 trials driver-less vehicle in Sustainable City UAE names the two Emiratis who will be first to go into space to the International Space Station Dubai on track to becoming the “World’s Smartest City”...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #101

    August 30, 2018

    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. 5G technology coming to Oman First UAE-made satellite to be launched on October 29 Tech startup incubator, the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development issues final call for applicants Saudi women tech entrepreneurs flourish at...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #100

    August 23, 2018

    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 astronaut candidates begin testing in Moscow Saudi Arabia tests Japan-inspired 'nap pods' for Hajj Dubai launches ladies-only ambulance UAE is the Silicon Valley of the Middle East...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #99

    August 19, 2018

    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. Artificial Intelligence to make a significant contribution at Expo 2020 UAE tops Arab world in competitiveness Dubai to launch world's first blockchain court Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed launches UAE Youth Global Initiative...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #98

    August 9, 2018

    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 energy hub plans to host Centre of Blockchain Excellence First batch of female data scientists certified in Saudi Arabia UAE has launches programme to accelerate advanced agricultural technologies in the country UAE...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #97

    August 2, 2018

    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. Smart Dubai, DIFC Courts to launch world's first Court of the Blockchain UAE and India sign deal to seek $20bn artificial intelligence benefits UAE Space Agency signs NASA deal on exploration UAE plans to...

  • AI: the technology we love to hyperbolise

    July 18, 2018

    The beginning of the end of life as we know it, or an unheralded force for good? The AI debate frequently swings across both extremes. One thing’s for sure. It’s a topic that’s impacting all of our clients, across all industries and sectors, in all markets and in all organisations, whatever their size or scale. So which side of the argument is right? Will AI deliver an uncontrollable army of robots, stealing our jobs, our...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #96

    July 12, 2018

    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. Etisalat switches on first 5G network at Expo 2020 Dubai site Second phase of Emirati Coder programme launched UAE signs deal to build 12 vertical farms in Dubai Dubai set to launch first cyber...