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In line with Dubai Future Foundations’ role in shaping the future of Dubai, to accelerate the development of Dubai’s innovation ecosystem, we are now offering a licensing service to all our startups and entrepreneurs looking to establish their businesses in the UAE.

In partnership with TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding and founder of the startup-enabling platform, in5, Dubai Future Foundation will offer Simplified business setup services for startups and entrepreneurs.

Startups will be part of the dynamic creative and innovative community of Area 2071, where members have access to a network of strategic partners, other entrepreneurs, and investors.


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Work in a flexible and an interactive space allowing you to innovate, connect and collaborate in a seamless manner. We offer workspaces, meeting rooms, a creative media studio, training rooms, and areas for relaxation and socialising.

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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.

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Business License

If you’re setting up a new business in the UAE, start and grow your business with us by getting your three-year business license. Our team can support you along the way, and you’ll get access to a suite of supportive services through AREA 2071.

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Live comfortably in accommodation that suits your needs. AREA 2071 is part of the Dubai Future District that offers affordable accommodation options for innovative startups.

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Digital Community

Connect and collaborate digitally with the AREA 2071 community through our digital ecosystem powered by “ALIA”, an AI assistant that connects you with other innovators, entrepreneurs and private and government sector employees to collaborate in designing innovative ideas.

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Country in Residence

Expand your startup, and reach global markets such as South Korea, France, New Zealand, Latvia, Estonia and Luxembourg through our “Country in Residence” programme. You can meet each country’s representatives, understand their market needs, and connect with new opportunities.

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Submit your innovative solutions to strategic challenges. Our range of challenges and projects, in association with government entities and the private sector, are open for innovators and entrepreneurs around the world.

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What is AREA 2071?

AREA 2071 is an innovation ecosystem that brings together talent, government, the private sector and other great minds to collaborate in the design and testing of innovative solutions. We create strategic collaborations, and provide growth opportunities for our members.


AREA 2071 is located at the heart of Dubai, at Emirates Towers View on Map


100,000 square feet of coworking space, innovation labs, and facilities to help you thrive.


We are home to innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs from around the world.

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Be Part of Our Virtual Ecosystem

Be part of AREA 2071’s virtual ecosystem
and enjoy a variety of benefits exclusive to AREA 2071 members!

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