“The bigger your vision, the bigger your achievement will be.”
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
AREA 2071 is inspired from the UAE Centennial Plan 2071 that aims to invest in future generations and make the UAE the best country in the world. We aim to build partnerships that will grow innovative ideas to create exponential breakthroughs in strategic sectors of the UAE and the world. Therefore, embracing talent and making Dubai a testbed for innovative ideas is a priority which will help in creating a positive global impact.
Initiatives that shape the future
AREA 2071 is home to some of the region’s most innovative initiatives. We have worked relentlessly to create an environment that fosters creativity and collaboration; while providing individuals and organisations alike with opportunities to create meaningful and far-felt impact.
Dubai Future Labs
Dubai Future Labs is an applied research and development facility that designs, develops, and tests cutting-edge robotics and automation technologies; committed to enhancing the culture of technological innovation in the UAE.
UAE Regulations Lab
Test your innovative solutions in a real life setting within Dubai. With our leadership’s support and investment in technology, the Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the Future and Dubai Future Foundation have co-created a Regulations Lab to support your regulatory needs.
The Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution is the first of its kind, and affiliated with the World Economic Forum. It serves as a global public private platform for the collaborative development of technology governance and policy protocols.
Ministry of Possibilities
The Ministry of Possibilities represents the next generation of government operations and empowers quick, bold and effective decision making in an ever-changing and more demanding world. New government systems designed for the future!
The world’s first government accelerators, bridging the divide between government and non-government entities. An out out-of-the-box accelerator model that aims to achieve sustainable and scalable results across vital sectors.
Dubai Future Academy
The academy offers future-related courses, workshops, summer camps, and more; all the while, granting you exclusive access to a diverse network of global thought leaders and thinkers. Advance your skills and stimulate your mind with new ideas about different fields.
Youth x Hub welcomes innovators from all walks of life, aged between 15 and 35. Students, entrepreneurs, and anyone interested in creating something new are welcome. The hub is a springboard for new ideas, and a platform to connect young creators together.
An Open, Dynamic Environment
With a modern twist to office environments, AREA 2071’s space was designed to cater to needs in a flexible enriching atmosphere to boost creativity and interaction.
Spread out across 100,000 square feet, the design of the space nourishes a wide variety of experiences, from common resources and private workspaces to inspirational shared activities.More About The Space
Our residents bring AREA 2071 to life.
If you are a startup or freelancer with a bold vision and daring ideas, AREA 2071 is where you’ll feel at home. Be part of a global ecosystem of like-minded innovators.Learn More
Hosts drive change at AREA 2071.
We invite government entities, corporates and NGOs to join our community and discover new possibilities for their organizations and industries.Learn More
Guests are always welcome at AREA 2071.
If you are a creator, a bold thinker, or simply curious about the world, and daring enough to imagine a better future, then AREA 2071 is where you should be.Learn More
Activities at AREA 2071