"We must plant the seeds today for future generations and prosper tomorrow"
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

“Human beings, their ideas, innovations, dreams and connections, are the capital of the future. Because where great minds go today, great things will happen tomorrow.”

HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM

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Why?

The UAE Centennial Plan aims to make the UAE the world’s leading nation by 2071. AREA 2071 is a physical manifestation of this vision with the sole purpose of creating positive global impact.

 

 

What?

It’s a space and ecosystem purposefully designed to deeply connect corporates, governments, startups, investors, the youth, and the public in order to co-create the future.

 

 

When?

It’s a space and ecosystem purposefully designed to deeply connect corporates, governments, startups, investors, the youth, and the public in order to co-create the future.

AREA 2071 Welcomes the World

We will bring together many different types of people and organizations. Together they form a collaborative creative community focused on solving important human challenges at scale. AREA 2071 is designed to help these people thrive – both the next generation of Emirati innovators and the best talent from across the world.

A first-of-its-kind global creative ecosystem

The opportunity to impact billions of people

State-of-the-art facilities and equipment

A creative & nurturing platform

A supportive network of elite experts

Partners of the Future

We have forged partnerships with a number of powerful organizations with a collective reach to over 200 countries – these are our Partners of the Future, driven by a common purpose to positively impact a billion or more people worldwide.

Latest News

October 19, 2020

“AREA 2071” and “P&G” Challenge Finalists Chosen for the First Microcredit Pilots in Emerging Markets

Pilots seek to solve pressing issues in emerging economies around credit facilities and sustainable support of retail SMEs Outcomes of pilots focused on strengthening financial acumen […]
September 22, 2020

AREA 2071 Hosts Founder Institute’s Global Startup Accelerator Program

Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) announced its hosting of Founder Institute global startup accelerator program in AREA 2071, for the first time at the regional level. The […]
July 6, 2020

Hamdan bin Mohammed Launches 3D Printing Strategic Alliance

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum:The 3D Printing Strategic Alliance is a platform that unifies all entities working in this vital sectorIt […]
July 1, 2020

Hamdan bin Mohammed Announces Conclusion of Phase One of Dubai 10X

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al MaktoumDubai 10X is a successful and prominent initiative, achieving massive leaps in disruptive government servicesThis resiliency, agility […]