STEAL­ING THE SHOW: OORE­DOO

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The ma­jor at­trac­tions in­cluded an­i­mal track­ers, blockchain and Bit­coin, the In­ter­net of Things and ma­chine-to-ma­chine so­lu­tions, re­mote health mon­i­tor­ing and eHealth ser­vices, ro­bot­ics and vir­tual re­al­ity gam­ing. One of Qatar's lead­ing en­trepreneurs, Mo­hammed Al Je­fairi, pre­sented a key­note on de­vel­op­ing `see-do'. The world's first sign­lan­guage com­mu­ni­cat­ing robot, see-do, showed how Qatar is an early adopter of in­no­va­tion. Mo­hammed Al Je­fairi also in­spired mem­bers of the au­di­ence to be­come in­no­va­tors. Yousuf Ab­dulla Al Kubaisi, Chief Op­er­at­ing Of­fi­cer, Oore­doo, said: “In­no­va­tion is key for both com­pa­nies and peo­ple in Qatar to evolve and reach their full po­ten­tial. Oore­doo is one of Qatar's big­gest sup­port­ers of in­no­va­tion and entrepreneurship.”

Hun­dreds of en­trepreneurs and start-ups, busi­ness lead­ers and tech­nol­ogy ex­perts came to­gether for the first-ever Oore­doo In­no­va­tion Road­show. They were joined by Oore­doo's ecosys­tem of start-up in­cu­ba­tors, ac­cel­er­a­tors and chan­nel part­ners and...

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