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GITEX Global 2021, Microsoft showcases next-generation smart city solutions

GITEX Global 2021 is underway in Dubai and Microsoft is taking the opportunity to showcase its latest technological innovations in the areas of the future of work and sustainable smart cities. Alongside partners such as Schneider Electric, AVEVA, Digital Okta, Predica, Cloud 4C, Crayon, Rackspace, Liferay, TechVista, Intertec and Jedox.

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Microsoft lights up Burj Khalifa to welcome Windows 11

Microsoft United Arab Emirates (UAE) lights up the tallest building in the world to announce the launch of Windows 11. The company did this on the eve of the official release date to draw attention to the announcement. The iconic building was covered in blue, the new bloom wallpaper, Windows

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Kuwait leaders to maximize the use of smart technologies in new Microsoft AI program

The Central Agency for Information Technology Agency (CAIT), Kuwait, is partnering with Microsoft to launch a training program for a group of Kuwaiti leaders from the government sector. To raise the level of knowledge and enhance confidence in artificial intelligence technologies to build a smart government. The Artificial Intelligence (AI)

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GrowthX Accelerator Microsoft

Microsoft to recruit 15 startups in the GrowthX Accelerator program, applications open!

Microsoft is announcing that applications for its GrowthX Accelerator Program is now open to startups with ground-breaking solutions. The program under Microsoft for Startups initiative hopes to bridge the gap between corporates with challenges and startups with solutions. It is part of a larger strategic partnership between Microsoft and the Abu

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sustainable farming at 40th GITEX Technology Week Microsoft Azure FarmBeats

Microsoft showcases AI, IoT tech supporting sustainable farming at 40th GITEX Technology Week

Microsoft UAE is showcasing how it supports sustainable farming with AI and IoT at 40th GITEX Technology Week in Dubai. Using AI, Edge and IoT, Microsoft's agricultural solution FarmBeats built on Azure enables data-driven farming to maximize agricultural output. This data-driven farming entails using data visualizations, analytics and machine learning.

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Reimagine Tomorrow virtual summit-Microsoft Africa Middle East

Microsoft announces Reimagine Tomorrow virtual summit, invites MEA industry leaders

Microsoft invites leaders of organizations across the Middle East and Africa to join its Reimagine Tomorrow virtual summit to explore ways to adapt, reinvent and transform using technology. The virtual conference will take place on July 7 and 8 2020. Noting these are unprecedented moments, the company is inviting leaders at all

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Learning Passport UNICEF Microsoft

UNICEF, Microsoft launch Learning Passport in Jordan

UNICEF is bringing its Learning Passport platform powered by Microsoft to the youth of Jordan. To help them continue their learning and skills development at home amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic. The platform offers courses in advanced coding and software development, Microsoft Arabic digital literacy courses, life skills, social entrepreneurship

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Jaime Galviz, Microsoft Middle East and Africa, Director of Operations and Marketing appointed General Manager in Colombia

Microsoft's Director of Operations and Marketing for the Middle East and Africa, Jaime Galviz, is taking up a new role in the company. He is now going to head the company's operations in Colombia. Starting July 1st Jamie will steer affairs as General Manager for Microsoft in Colombia.

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Microsoft Reactor

Microsoft Reactor Program comes to Abu Dhabi, welcomes 17 new startups

A home for global talent and ambitious innovators, Microsoft Reactor. Microsoft brings its startup and developer community hubs program, Microsoft Reactor, to the United Arab Emirates. The new Microsoft Reactor will be hosted by Hub71 and located in Abu Dhabi. Microsoft shares that like all of its reactors, it

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AI Challenge Program Dubai

AI Challenge Program to accelerate the adoption of AI technologies in the UAE

Microsoft is helping the United Arab Emirates(UAE) government achieve its vision of becoming a leader in AI. By partnering with its National Program for Artificial Intelligence to launch the AI Challenge Program initiative. The AI Challenge Program is to accelerate the adoption of AI technology in the country. The UAE

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