It was announced on Monday that the Dubai Future Accelerators is launching its second cycle with 11 new global challenges in vigorous sectors for innovation enterprises.
According to the first cycle of the programme (which attached some of the world’s leading innovation companies as well as achieved cooperation with them to develop innovations for the future), there has been an expansion as well as submissions and it set to open this moment.
“The second cycle will harness a wider range of modern technology and innovation to find effective solutions to the challenges in key sectors for achieving the prosperity of the society. We seek to build partnerships between government and private sector companies globally that will help create well-developed technological models that lay strong foundations for the future of the UAE as a hub for innovative ideas”, saidMohammad Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, vice-chairman of the Board of Trustees and managing director of Dubai Future Foundation.
Dubai Future Accelerators, under the leadership and directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has become a platform to create and anticipate opportunities as well as solutions ahead of time. It also serves as a path to meet challenges then turn them into opportunities.
Saif Al Aleeli (CEO of Dubai Future Foundation) said in a statement: “By combining innovative enterprises and the government sector in Dubai, the second cycle of Dubai Future Accelerators will be a perfect opportunity to find solutions to the challenges that face vital sectors and provide innovative models to upgrade its services”.