Abu Dhabi

Digital14 Report: Smart Cities Unlock Business Potential but Are Increasingly Vulnerable

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 11:17am

ABU DHABI, UAE, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Smart cities are expected to boost lucrative business opportunities for the UAE and the region.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Smart cities are expected to boost lucrative business opportunities for the UAE and the region.
  • "Smart cities will undoubtedly unlock enormous efficiency and productivity gains for the UAE and other nations," said Joshua Knight, Executive Vice President Cyber Defence at Digital14.
  • The interconnected nature of smart cities means that by 2025, that number is forecast to rise to 38.6 billion[1].
  • Only by safeguarding their networks, can smart cities truly realise their promised potential.

Digital14 Report: Smart Cities Unlock Business Potential but Are Increasingly Vulnerable

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 11:08am

ABU DHABI, UAE, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Smart cities are expected to boost lucrative business opportunities for the UAE and the region.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Smart cities are expected to boost lucrative business opportunities for the UAE and the region.
  • "Smart cities will undoubtedly unlock enormous efficiency and productivity gains for the UAE and other nations," said Joshua Knight, Executive Vice President Cyber Defence at Digital14.
  • The interconnected nature of smart cities means that by 2025, that number is forecast to rise to 38.6 billion[1].
  • Only by safeguarding their networks, can smart cities truly realise their promised potential.

ADIHEX 18th edition to take place in September 2021

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 9:48pm

The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced that the 18th edition of the exhibition, which was scheduled for 29th September - 3rd October 2020, will be rescheduled to September 2021, under the theme of Sustainability and Heritage A Reborn Aspiration.

Key Points: 
  • The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced that the 18th edition of the exhibition, which was scheduled for 29th September - 3rd October 2020, will be rescheduled to September 2021, under the theme of Sustainability and Heritage A Reborn Aspiration.
  • The decision to postpone the exhibition for a year was taken in consideration due to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, to ensure the health and safety of all participants and visitors.
  • ADIHEX is a non-profit event initiated in Abu Dhabi by the UAE's Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan who honoured the first edition in 2003 by visiting the event.
  • Since its inauguration, ADIHEX has become a benchmark for B2B and B2C events and one of the key events organized within the UAE.

World's First Graduate-level AI University Appoints Renowned Experts to Leadership Team

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 1:25pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), theworld'sfirst graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university, has appointed two leading experts in AI, education and technology, to its leadership team.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), theworld'sfirst graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university, has appointed two leading experts in AI, education and technology, to its leadership team.
  • He will lead MBZUAI's academic affairs and research, ensuring the University delivers world-class higher education and research in the field of AI.
  • MBZUAI has also appointed Dr. Behjat Al Yousuf as Executive Vice President for Outreach and Engagement.
  • MBZUAI is the world's first graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university.

World's First Graduate-level AI University Appoints Renowned Experts to Leadership Team

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 1:16pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), theworld'sfirst graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university, has appointed two leading experts in AI, education and technology, to its leadership team.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), theworld'sfirst graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university, has appointed two leading experts in AI, education and technology, to its leadership team.
  • He will lead MBZUAI's academic affairs and research, ensuring the University delivers world-class higher education and research in the field of AI.
  • MBZUAI has also appointed Dr. Behjat Al Yousuf as Executive Vice President for Outreach and Engagement.
  • MBZUAI is the world's first graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university.

In collaboration with Plug and Play ADGM, DoH, Daman and 7 leading healthcare providers form the "Alliance to fight COVID-19" ("AFC-19")

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 5:00pm

To implement DoH's vision of a "Healthier Abu Dhabi," Plug and Play helps to identify and attract the best local, regional, and international startups and tech companies.

Key Points: 
  • To implement DoH's vision of a "Healthier Abu Dhabi," Plug and Play helps to identify and attract the best local, regional, and international startups and tech companies.
  • Mental wellness is a top concern for the community and those working at the frontline of our healthcare system.
  • We encourage startups to come forward with innovative technologies and solutions that can be leveraged to fight this virus."
  • The Abu Dhabi healthcare ecosystem is more united than ever to fight COVID-19.

Online Learning Accelerates in United Arab Emirates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak with Ankabut, Mediasite Partnership

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

Ankabut, an initiative of long-time Mediasite user Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, connects schools and agencies together across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Key Points: 
  • Ankabut, an initiative of long-time Mediasite user Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, connects schools and agencies together across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
  • The partnership with Mediasite lets the participating institutions connect any number of their Mediasite video capture solutions to Ankabuts secure, centrally managed Mediasite deployment.
  • The availability of this platform for academic institutions in UAE enhances their distance learning solutions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Ankabut is the United Arab Emirates Advanced National Research and Education Network (NREN) offering academic institutions connectivity to other education networks around the world.

Online Learning Accelerates in United Arab Emirates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak with Ankabut, Mediasite Partnership

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 4:00am

Ankabut, an initiative of long-time Mediasite user Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, connects schools and agencies together across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Key Points: 
  • Ankabut, an initiative of long-time Mediasite user Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, connects schools and agencies together across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
  • The partnership with Mediasite lets the participating institutions connect any number of their Mediasite video capture solutions to Ankabuts secure, centrally managed Mediasite deployment.
  • The availability of this platform for academic institutions in UAE enhances their distance learning solutions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Ankabut is the United Arab Emirates Advanced National Research and Education Network (NREN) offering academic institutions connectivity to other education networks around the world.

CAPEX.COM Obtains Retail License in Abu Dhabi

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 2:21pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CAPEX.com , operated by Key Way Markets Ltd, was the first broker to receive "in-principle approval" from Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) in 2019 and has now been given the green light to operate by the ADGM Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) with license No.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CAPEX.com , operated by Key Way Markets Ltd, was the first broker to receive "in-principle approval" from Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) in 2019 and has now been given the green light to operate by the ADGM Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) with license No.
  • The new license allows the company to bring CAPEX.com closer to clients in the Middle East, with major focus to the United Arab Emirates.
  • The ADGM FSRA license comes to complete the picture and help broaden the perspectives and business appraisal of the brand.
  • Key Way Market Ltd's new office is located in the Al Sila Tower in the Abu Dhabi Global Market Square.

CAPEX.COM Obtains Retail License in Abu Dhabi

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 2:18pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CAPEX.com , operated by Key Way Markets Ltd, was the first broker to receive "in-principle approval" from Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) in 2019 and has now been given the green light to operate by the ADGM Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) with license No.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CAPEX.com , operated by Key Way Markets Ltd, was the first broker to receive "in-principle approval" from Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) in 2019 and has now been given the green light to operate by the ADGM Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) with license No.
  • The new license allows the company to bring CAPEX.com closer to clients in the Middle East, with major focus to the United Arab Emirates.
  • The ADGM FSRA license comes to complete the picture and help broaden the perspectives and business appraisal of the brand.
  • Key Way Market Ltd's new office is located in the Al Sila Tower in the Abu Dhabi Global Market Square.