Dubai Crown Prince: Mohammed bin Rashid’s vision established Dubai as a global center for innovative transformative concepts and business models
• The use of modern technology in various fields to advance societies and improve people’s lives
• Dubai is a laboratory for future business models based on designing strategies in vital sectors
• Creating advanced opportunities that enhance the emirate’s position as the capital of the digital economy and a laboratory for future technology
• We work as one team to make Dubai the best city in the world and one of the leading economies
• Accelerate the pace of implementation and investment in digital economy projects using “Metaverse”
Dubai: “The Gulf”
Embodying the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai the best capital for the world economy, and in line with the launch of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai Chairman of the Executive Council, Dubai Strategy for Metaverse, the Government of Dubai has formed an exceptional committee, specialized in future technology and digital economy under the leadership of His Highness, the Crown Prince of Dubai, and aims to map the future of artificial intelligence, develop plans to invest in the world of Metaverse, and build partnerships aimed at strengthening Dubai’s digital economy.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum emphasized that the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum established Dubai as a global center for inventing transformative concepts and working models in the technological and economic field, through modern technology in various important fields and sectors, to advance societies and improve people’s lives.
His Highness said that Dubai has become an important center for advanced technology, and a laboratory for future work models based on the design and preparation of strategies and policies in key sectors, to create advanced economic opportunities, to Dubai’s position as the capital of the digital economy, and provides a sustainable system for testing future technology and applying it on the ground that contributes to the achievement of development and economic prosperity. His Highness added: “Today we are working within one integrated team to make Dubai the best city in the world and one of the leading economies in line with the goals of the Dubai Metaverse Strategy.” Virtual metaverse and modern digital technologies, to explore new opportunities and make a positive change in areas related to human life, to achieve the prosperity of various sectors and technological fields and create a better future for individuals and societies.
* Members of the Supreme Committee
The Higher Committee for Future Technology and Digital Economy includes Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Dubai Chamber for Digital Economy, Vice Chairman of the Committee, and membership: Hilal Saeed Al Marri, Director General of the Department of Economy and Tourism in Dubai, and Hamad Obaid Al Mansouri, Director General of the Dubai Digital Authority, Khalfan Juma Belhoul, CEO of the Dubai Future Foundation, Ahmed Abdullah bin Bayat, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, Malik Al Malik, Director General of the Dubai Development Authority, and Arif Amiri, CEO of the Dubai Financial Center Authority Global, and Maha Al Muzaina, Chief Rapporteur of the Committee. The committee will undertake the tasks of studying and preparing policies and trends for the digital economy and future technologies, including “Metaverse”, artificial intelligence, blockchain, the next generation of the Internet (Web 3.0), virtual reality, augmented reality , the Internet of Things, data centers and cloud computing in the Emirate of Dubai, and overseeing the implementation of strategies related to the digital economy and future technologies in the emirate.
It will also identify the future skills needed for the digital sectors, provide advice to the economic sectors regarding the digital economy, monitor the performance of the digital economy, and ensure its contribution to the general economy of the Emirate of Dubai , following a unified methodology that promotes the digital economy and thus improves Dubai’s competitiveness in global indicators.
To attract leading companies
The committee will also oversee the development of a plan to attract leading companies and global conferences specialized in future technologies and the digital economy and build strategic partnerships with entities working in the field of digital economy from all countries of the world. work, to benefit from success stories and continue to innovate working methods and develop systems in various vital sectors.
It is worth noting that His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum recently launched the “Dubai Metaverse Strategy”, which aims to consolidate Dubai’s position among the top 10 cities in the leading economies in the field of “Metaverse” , and a major center for the global “Metaverse” community, doubling the number of Metaverse companies. “Blockchain” to become five times the current number after Dubai’s success in attracting 1,000 companies working in the field of blockchain and “Metaverse” and supporting 40,000 virtual jobs, contributing to economic prosperity in Dubai by 2030.