'Ruwad' concludes workshop on entrepreneurship in AI world

  • Monday 20, January 2020 01:30 PM
  • 'Ruwad' concludes workshop on entrepreneurship in AI world
Sharjah 24: Sharjah Entrepreneurship Foundation (Ruwad) recently concluded a training workshop on "Entrepreneurship in the World of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Digital Transformation", presented by Dr. Maryam Sulaiman, Founder and President of Kaizen Training and Events Management, in which 15 male and female entrepreneurs participated in the workshop that lasted five days at Sharjah Sheraton Hotel.
His Excellency Hamad Al Mahmoud, Director of Sharjah Entrepreneurship Foundation (Ruwad) said: "This came within the annual training plan of (Ruwad), in order to create new programs to educate the new generations of the importance of technological development and the world of digital economy, and to develop existing businesses that keep pace with the needs of the market.

His Excellency highlighted that the workshop aimed to introduce participants to the business opportunities available in the world of artificial intelligence and digital transformation in the UAE, which has taken progressive steps in implementing its artificial intelligence strategy, the first of its kind in the region and the world.

Dr. Maryam Sulaiman maintained that the workshop aims to raise awareness of digital economy, pointing out that the business world is witnessing radical changes in various fields in light of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, noting that the axis of the economy in the UAE is to reach a diversified knowledge economy that competes with the best economies of the world and focuses on advanced industries, science, technology and innovation, including projects related to artificial intelligence and digital transformation.

The themes of the workshop included demonstrating the techniques of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, focusing on concepts, practices and uses for artificial intelligence, blockchain, 3D printers, drones, and the Internet of things.