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22January
2019
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Abu Dhabi Chamber branch in Al Ain organizes Innovators and Entrepreneurs Platform

Within its vision to enhance the position of the UAE
as an international center for innovation, the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and
Industry – Al-Ain Branch has organized “Innovators and Entrepreneurs Platform”
at the UAE University in Al-Ain.

The platform aimed at building competitive
capabilities, spreading the culture of innovation amongst university students,
and encouraging public entities, the private sector and skilled individuals to
adopt the concepts of creativity and innovation.

Organizing the Innovators and Entrepreneurs Platform
also comes to go in line with the plans and strategies of the Abu Dhabi Chamber
in encouraging and motivating young Emiratis towards innovation and creativity
and to encourage the launch and execute creative and innovative ideas and
initiatives.

The platform witnessed the attendance of more than 100
visitors representing students from different universities and colleges and a
large number of individuals who are interested in businesses and investment
from owners of large, small and medium enterprises.


92 innovative projects
were displayed in the event; whereas a number of public establishments such as
the Department of Economic Development, Khalifa Fund, and the Abu Dhabi
Businesswomen Council participated in the platform starting from their role in
supporting the principles and concepts of innovation and encouraging innovators
and owners of creative ideas to launch their initiatives.


Attended by more than 100 visitors

 

It is worth noting that the Abu Dhabi Chamber aims at
creating an interactive platform and a link between innovative projects and
innovators from students, investors and entrepreneurs as well developing highly
qualified and competitive cadres, which emphasizes on the awareness of the
Chamber to support innovative and creative ideas and creating a new generation
of Emirati entrepreneurs equipped with the culture of innovation and
creativity.



Platform Activities

The event witnessed a number of discussion panels
which revolved around the subjects of business innovation in a number of
sectors including energy and sustainability, science engineering, and digital
technologies. It also included success stories in entrepreneurship. The
platform adopted a number of creative projects presented by students who
participated in the event and agreements were sealed to provide them with the
necessary support.