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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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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 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 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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2019: Microsoft in Africa and the Middle East, year in pictures

We look back at 2019 and acknowledge the year had some amazing surprises and announcements from Microsoft. Especially in the Africa and Middle East region where we focus. Let's take you through some of these exciting moments through pictures. Microsoft Virtual Academy homepage Microsoft announced "we are consolidating our

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20 Technology Ambassadors graduate from the Microsoft Teacher Internship Program

Twenty technology ambassadors have graduated from the second cohort of the Microsoft Teacher Internship Program in the United Arab Emirates. The program organized in partnership with the UAE education ministry encourages the use of technology in the learning and teaching process. Enabling teachers to become technology ambassadors of tomorrow. Who

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Red Hat OpenShift is coming to Microsoft Middle East and Africa Datacenters

Red Hat's OpenShift will soon be live in Microsoft's Azure datacenters located in the Africa and Middle East region. Azure customers will be able to use the container platform as a cloud service to deliver enterprise-grade hybrid cloud solutions. Riedwaan Bassadien, Microsoft Senior Cloud Data and AI Specialist made the

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Abu Dhabi Digital Authority to use Microsoft solutions in accelerating Smart Citizen Experience

Abu Dhabi Digital Authority, ADDA will use Microsoft solutions in enabling the enhancement of e-services across the emirate’s public agencies. Abu Dhabi Digital Authority announced they will use Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power BI and artificial intelligence tools to build an intelligent customer-service platform for citizens. Microsoft D365 enables government institutions

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Surface Hub 2S is now available to UAE market

Surface Hub 2S in now available to businesses and organizations in the United Arab Emirates market. Microsoft made this announcement at GITEX Technology Week 2019 taking place in Dubai. Where the company and its partner organizations are showcasing solutions and services. Microsoft MEA Surface Business Group Director, Mirna Arif notes

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