Sitemap - 2020 - Middle East AI News

New Aramco-Cognite joint venture; Egypt builds its first industrial robot

TII partners with Virgin Hyperloop; New round of UAE coder initiative

Saudi ranks 22nd in Global AI Index; UAE ranks 16th in Open Data report

MBZUAI appoints new President; KSA forms global digital cooperation org

ATRC creates lab to market programme; Five years of Smart Dubai

AI saves Adnoc $2bn in operations; Sehteq acquires Dawa Express

Abu Dhabi launches applied research centre; $160m AI traffic systems centre in Dubai

Terminus plans Dubai R&D centre; 19 new startups join Hub71

Facial recognition in Dubai; Google to help train Egyptian youth on AI

Saudi AI strategy launched; New Saudi-World Bank AI partnership

New $60m +VC fund; Smartkas forms UAE smart farming venture

OurCrowd partners for $100m UAE fund; Oxford, KAU JV for AI drugs

Sabrewing in $600m Saudi UAS deal; UAE ranked 16th in government AI index

Mobileye to power UAE robotaxis; Egypt's Elves raises $2 million

MBZUAI / Weizmann Institute R&D deal; New Global AI Summit dates

More AWI fund deals disclosed; Saudi AI strategy to be launched in Oct

Israeli tech eyes UAE; Abu Dhabi's AWI fund invests in Entropik secures $5m in funding; Dubai plans drone air corridors

Sehteq raises $20 million; Sheikh Mohammed approves UAE AI action plan

Saudi approves national AI strategy; NEOM picks Bechtel for infrastructure

NYUAD's new algorithm gives stellar visibility; Medieval robots

DIFC deal with China fintech incubator; NEOM signs with STC for 5G

iFlytek in Arabic R&D project; New drone deals announced

Hub71 recruits H2 2020 cohort; DEWA opens smart cities command centre

Dubai issues new drone law; UAE ranked 8th in driverless car readiness

New HP Innovation Garage in Dubai; Huawei & SC2 sign smart cities deal

New Gulftainer startup challenge; DP World launches security USVs

ASRT AI incubator open for applications; ADDA signs MoU with Intel

UAE launches AI Code Hub; DP World to deploy AITVs

Medical AI research centre to open in Dubai; Microsoft creates AI centre for energy

Abu Dhabi forms R&D council; Robot rental service opens in Dubai

ADQ launches $300m India fund; New AI degree courses for 2020-2021

Lending app Shahry raises $650k; Telepresence robots in Saudi hospitals

MBZUAI to start 2021; UAE health ministry deploys self-driving vehicle

UAE energy sector buys USVs; Tunisia's INSAT develops Covid-19 app

Saudi's FII to launch think tank; Iran buys combat drones

Cloud hotel app HDC raises $350k; FEDS raises funds from Aerodyne Group

NYUAD to boost AI research; Oman Logistics Center tests delivery drones

Saudi uses drones with thermal cameras; Robots patrol Tunis streets

Drones used for Covid-19 patrols; UAE students to programme space robots

Quant secures $1.2m; Global AI Summit moved to September

UAE to develop autonmous tugs; AI to add $133b to Saudi GDP

Medicus AI goes global; Smart glasses firm to unveil final product

1,000 apply to MBZUAI; Brazilian AI startup to pitch at AIM 2020

Abu Dhabi backs SEA AI fund; Accenture opens tourism innovation lab

Saudi to open WEF 4IR centre; Winnow helps tackle UAE food waste

New Dubai rules for driverless cars; Samsung Innovation Campus in Riyadh