DMCA Formulates New Innovative Ideas For Strengthening Competitiveness of Dubai’s Maritime Cluster
United Arab Emirates : The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) hosted today (Thursday, November 24, 2016) the Dubai Maritime Innovation Workshop with the involvement of prominent officials from federal government and also personal entities involved in maritime activities ahead up with new innovative ideas for more boosting the competition and also appearance of the local maritime collection, in line with its vigorous initiatives to position Dubai amongst the world's leading maritime capitals by 2020. The workshop was held as component of UAE Innovation Week 2016, a vital occasion that develops a clear roadmap for cultivating a society of innovation that assists shape the future and meet the vision of the UAE's wise management to transform the country into one of the world's most innovative nations.
The Dubai Maritime Innovation Workshop started with an interactive session entitled 'Dubai Maritime Cluster Office: Business Society and Innovation in Dubai's Maritime Industry' which highlighted the crucial role of the Dubai Maritime Cluster Office in establishing innovation as an institutional strategy, a standard governmental technique, and also major column for satisfying the Dubai Maritime Maritime Sector Strategy’s (MSS) key goal of making Dubai a very noticeable global maritime collection. The program consisted of considerable conversations conducted by specialized functioning groups and also a collection of interactive sessions touching on innovative concepts encouraging of the DMCA's initiatives to reinforce the competition of the neighborhood maritime collection and also gain from Dubai's great capacities in areas such as the independent maritime adjudication, modern ports, progressed facilities, key policies as well as legislation, investment facilities, and incorporated logistics services, to name a few.
Amer Ali, Exec Director of DMCA, said: "The Dubai Maritime Innovation Workshop shows our strong commitment to enhance collaboration in between the government and private sectors in owning innovation, creative thinking and quality within the regional maritime industry and putting Dubai and the UAE at the leading edge of one of the most innovative maritime destinations on the world. We are pleased to have actually arranged a successful workshop on the sidelines of UAE Innovation Week which is a starting factor for reaching greater levels of development and also progress based on innovation, which then has actually become one of the distinctive features of the enthusiastic advancement the UAE aims as it transitions into a post-oil economic situation."
"The possible reaction and remarkable success of the second edition of the Dubai Maritime Innovation Workshop inspire us to give more devices for transforming the innovative suggestions discussed throughout the interactive sessions right into leading efforts that sustain our enthusiastic goal to build a vivid, varied and safe maritime environment that contributes to Dubai Plan 2021's objective of achieving sustainable financial development based upon innovation and also efficiency," Ali included.
The workshop was commonly joined by leading maritime market specialists and leaders, choice and also policy makers, government authorities and reps of top global maritime firms along with other entities associated with various maritime activities. The thorough discussions were accomplished through specialized group works and covered Ports, Docks, Maritime Tourism, and the Maritime market as well as Governmental field, among other key topics.