Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) is emphatically driving forward the resumption of the global events sector with the launch of the H2 2020 MEASA MICE calendar in partnership with the National Artificial Intelligence Program, with the flagship Ai Everything x Restart Dubai Summer Conference on Thursday 16th July, accelerating the momentum Dubai has been building to reopen various economic sectors, as the world seeks to return to normalcy.
Ai Everything x Restart Dubai Summer Conference is the MEASA region’s first live, in-person business networking forum to be hosted in H2 2020, signaling the opportune time for the international events industry to consider revival strategies. Set amidst a forum that brings together leaders across key sectors including government, healthcare, education and retail and centering on innovations rooted in artificial intelligence.
Recognized as the ultimate showcase for how artificial intelligence has already had a profound effect on the UAE’s pandemic recovery, Ai Everything x Restart Dubai Summer Conference also exemplifies the ways in which the event and its participating entities, technologies and prototypes can revolutionize the country’s private sector and its growth prospects in the coming years. The Conference hosts esteemed government ministers that will show how the country’s policymakers have met the challenges presented by COVID-19 head-on, and what is yet to come in reaching the goals of the UAE Artificial Intelligence Strategy 2031.
Omar bin Sultan Al Olama: The UAE is a global centre for artificial intelligence applications
His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, UAE Minister of State for Digital Economy, Artificial Intelligence and Teleworking Applications who delivered a keynote speech at the event, stressed the fact that the UAE represents a global center for employing AI technologies, adopting its tools, solutions and applications. H.E also indicated that the UAE government has succeeded in achieving the vision and directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, by achieving a qualitative shift in the field of accelerating the digital transformation to upgrade the level of services to support sectors and industries based on modern technology.
His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, UAE Minister of State for Digital Economy, Artificial Intelligence and Teleworking Applications said: “The success of organizing the first conference of its kind at a regional level, since the suspension of events in the UAE as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, represents a major achievement and reflects the success of the UAE in fighting the pandemic. The Ai Everything x Restart Dubai Summer Conference provides an ideal platform for exchanging knowledge between the government authorities and private sector entities, as well as global and emerging companies and entrepreneurs, and represents an opportunity to launch innovative initiatives in the field of AI to support talent and creators of futuristic ideas and promising projects, in addition to the application of new technological solutions that contribute to the overall development of society.”