Ajman DED Celebrates “The UAE Innovation Week 2021”


Held Several Qualitative Initiatives and Highlighted Experiences and Success Stories of the UAE Innovative Entrepreneurs

The Ajman Department of Economic Development (DED) celebrated the creativity and innovation during “The UAE Innovation Week 202”, which started on Sunday and will end on 27 February. During this annual national event, the Department organized some events, initiatives, and activities, highlighted experiences and success stories of the UAE innovative entrepreneurs, honored the innovative employees and customers, and organized several workshops for investors in the area of innovation.

HE the Director-General Abdullah Ahmed Al-Hamrani, said, “The UAE Innovation Week, which is organized this year in conjunction with the preparation to celebrate the nation's Golden Jubilee year of formation, reflects and translates the leadership’s directives to provide happiness, well-being, and quality of life for the community members, by making innovation a lifestyle, an imprint of government development, and a catalyst for sustainable development. This participation reflects our keenness and commitment to establish the country's position among the most innovative and future-ready countries in the world. During this week, we reviewed the achievements and innovative projects in the area of economy and investment, and enhanced the community participation in the design and development of future services.”

Majed Al Suwaidi, Head of the Innovation Team, said, “During the UAE Innovation Week 2021, we organized various events and involved our customers, employees, and partners in the programs. We celebrated the creativity and innovators by honoring the winners of Fekreti [My Idea] Competition, which was launched in December of the last year. We also organized other competitions to come up with innovative ideas to overcome a number of challenges. We also organized some workshops to present innovative development ideas for digital services, as well as the “How to Innovate for the Success of My Project" Workshop to help entrepreneurs transform their ideas into innovative projects. Moreover, we hosted national innovative investors and project owners, including local projects and projects from outside the Emirate, within the framework of "My Innovation is My Success” Initiative, including Saye Cafe Project, Retro Perfume Trading Project, Downtown Travel Project, Servo Programming Project, and Kashkool Software Company. In addition to many events and virtual dialogue sessions, the “How to Register Trademarks” Workshop will be organized today, in cooperation with Dhahi Khalfan Intellectual Property Center”.