TOP SMART DUBAI INITIATIVES
Smart Dubai office has launched a total of 130 initiatives with the objective of making Dubai the happiest city on earth. Some of the key initiatives include:
In line with the government’s strategy of transforming the UAE into the new testbed for startups and entrepreneurs, a number of programmes were introduced such as the Global Blockchain Challenge, Dubai Smart City Accelerator, and Dubai Future Accelerators.
Happiness is the stated primary goal, which Smart Dubai says will be achieved by addressing the fundamental needs of residents and visitors.
By integrating the power of machine learning to integrate AI into government services and city experiences, citizens’ overall quality of life will be improved resulting in boosted happiness levels and visitor satisfaction.
Dubai is preparing to be the first city to be fully powered by blockchain by 2020 by using three strategic pillars – government efficiency, industry creation, and international leadership.
Dubai government will go completely paper-free by eliminating more than one billion pieces of paper used for government transactions each year.