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Innovation Summit

Microsoft host Innovation Summit 2019, Watch Highlights

Microsoft in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Smart Solution Services Authority (ADSSSA) host Innovation Summit. An event that brought together innovators, business leader and IT decision makers. Conversations on the day centered on using Artificial Intelligence, hybrid cloud, data management and compliance. To drive digital transformation and promote economic development

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Artificial Intelligence Week Middle East

Microsoft shows off Innovative AI technologies at Artificial Intelligence Week Middle East 2019

Microsoft participates in Artificial Intelligence Week Middle East (AIWEEKME) 2019 showcasing the power of Microsoft AI (Artificial Intelligence). The 2nd edition of AIWEEkME took place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Bringing together an ecosystem to understand how AI can transform their industries. Helping business leaders understand why their organizations

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top subsidiary award

Microsoft MEA Multi-Country Cluster (MCC) wins top subsidiary award at Microsoft Inspire 2019

Microsoft's Middle East and Africa(MEA) Multi-Country Cluster(MCC) was declared Top subsidiary Award winner for Small and Multi Countries Subsidiary Category for FY19. Announced at Microsoft Inspire and Microsoft Ready 2019 partner conference in Las Vegas. Formed a year ago, the MEA MCC includes countries in Africa(minus South Africa and Egypt),

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Middle East

Global Azure Bootcamp 2019 Middle East local meet-up

We are sharing 2019 Global Azure Bootcamp local meet-ups across the Middle East region. The developer and IT community run Global Azure Bootcamp is here again. In it's 7th year the global user group and community meet-up event is set to take place in various locations on the 27th April.

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council for digital good

Microsoft announces launch of Middle East and Africa Council for Digital Good

Microsoft announces 23 young ambassadors of digital civility for Middle East and Africa region. Microsoft has selected 23 canidiates to represent the African and the Arab Council for Digital Good. These candidates are chosen from a pool of 750 applications recieved to become ambassadors of digital civility for their

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Etihad Airways

Microsoft brings AI training to Etihad Airways in partnership to embrace the age of Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft and Etihad Airways have in a partnership announced the first ever in-house AI Academy in the Middle East. The Etihad AI academy powered by Microsoft will look to revolutionise the way the airline serves its customers. By upskilling its workforce and optimising operations and creating alternative revenue streams. Ihsan Anabtawi,

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ecosystem

Microsoft’s drive to build a self sustainable startup ecosystem across Africa and the Middle East

Microsoft last year changed its business approach to dealing with Partners. Introducung a new win win strategy. A startegy where Microsoft see's its partners as its growth engine. Ibrahim Youssry Microsoft Regional General Manager MEA MCC put's it this way. "Our success comes with success to our partner ecosystem. To

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Microsoft’s Data Centers in Africa and Middle East will affect the region, but how?

Opinion: Here's how Microsoft's Data Centers in Africa and Middle East will affect the region.  Microsoft's announcement of new Azure regions with data centers coming to Africa and the Middle East will bring new opportunities. Across the globe it'll represent 54 Azure regions, the highest by any cloud service provider. These

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Ibrahim Youssry

Ibrahim Youssry to head Microsoft’s new Middle East and Africa Multi Country Cluster subsidiary

Press Release: Microsoft has appointed Ibrahim Youssry as Regional General Manager of Microsoft MEA Multi Country Cluster (MCC).  This new subsidiary spans the full African continent (except for South Africa and Egypt), the Indian Ocean Islands, as well as Levant and Pakistan. Youssry brings over thirty years of professional experience and industry

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Imagine Cup Middle East

Imagine Cup Middle East and Africa Finals is ON! #ImagineCupMEA

15 Teams are contesting in this years Microsoft Imagine Cup Middle East and Africa Finals underway in Beirut, Lebanon. The Imagine Cup competition is Microsoft's global completion for student developers. It empowers the next generation of computer science students to team up and use their creativity, passion and knowledge of technology

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