A group of directors, deans and representatives from national and international universities in the UAE met at a strategizing session in AREA2071 lead by The Dubai Future Foundation, to strengthen cooperation between various government bodies and private entities.
The participants emphasized the importance of implementing Dubai’s strategy to create economic and creative free zones in universities, launched by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dubai Future Foundation, through a number of initiatives and projects. The strategy aims to achieve the goals of the Fifty-Year Charter’s 6th Article.
The foundation will supervise the projects, initiatives and ideas implemented within the framework of this strategy, in addition to developing the executive plans and evaluating the proposals while working closely with government, private entities, educational institutions, and research centers, in Dubai and around the world to turn ideas into start-ups.