The Dubai World Trade Center has resumed the activity of the global events industry, with the launch of the agenda for the second half of 2020 for the regional events sector in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, through the World Intelligence Conference (Ai Everything), which started yesterday, in a joint organization with the National Artificial Intelligence Program, In a move in support of Dubai’s plans to reopen the economy, as the world seeks to return to normalcy.
The World of Artificial Intelligence conference is the first direct interactive event for business communication to be organized in the second half of 2020 in Dubai, indicating the readiness of the global events sector to work on developing strategies to revitalize this sector, and the conference brings together the leaders of key sectors, including the sector Governmental, healthcare, education, and retail sectors, to showcase their experiences in adopting artificial intelligence technology and share their future visions.
, the Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy, and Applications for Remote Work, Omar Sultan Al-Ulama, who participated in the keynote speech of the conference, affirmed that “the UAE represents a global center for employing artificial intelligence technology and adopts its tools, solutions and applications.” He pointed out that “the government of the UAE has succeeded in Realizing the visions and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to achieve a qualitative leap in the field of accelerating the digital transformation to upgrade the level of services and support sectors and industries based on modern technology ».
He said, “The success in organizing the first conference of its kind on the regional level since stopping events in the UAE as a result of the outbreak of the Corona virus, represents a major achievement and reflects the UAE’s success in surrounding the pandemic. Among governmental and private entities, international and emerging companies and entrepreneurs, it represents an opportunity to launch innovative initiatives in the field of artificial intelligence, to support talents and owners of future ideas and promising projects, and the application of new technological solutions that contribute to providing a comprehensive development path.
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its part, said Hilal Saeed Al-Marri, Director General of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing in Dubai and the authority of the Dubai World Trade Center: Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, to reopen business and economics, the World of Artificial Intelligence conference is an important event bringing together leaders of artificial intelligence and is a testament to the strong support and guidance that we got from the government and our partners in the private sector, as part of efforts Accelerating the safe restart of the events sector in Dubai ».
He added: «There is no doubt that the artificial intelligence will contribute to making fundamental changes in all sectors of the state and will bring about economic benefits of a wide range, and that the events sector will remain one of the important sectors in relation to the economic diversification agenda of the UAE and Dubai’s GDP, in addition to being a driver Heading behind the development of a knowledge-based economy and an entrepreneurial environment of self-sufficiency.