Generative AI for Innovation in Digital Government Summit

Today’s Challenges, Tomorrow’s Solutions

In a disruptive world and the rapidly evolving changes of emerging technologies, we launch the 7th edition of the UAE Hackathon to enable innovators from all sectors across the UAE to take part in creating technological solutions to various challenges that face all UAE’s sectors, aiming to design a sustainable digital future to contribute in realizing the  the UAE Digital Government Strategy 2025 and in response to the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, - may God protect him - for government entities to adopt the "Zero Government Bureaucracy" program. 


The "Generative AI for Innovation in Digital Government" Summit is thoughtfully designed to provide an engaging and insightful experience for all attendees. The summit's setup and format are structured to maximize knowledge sharing, discussion, and networking opportunities, making it a dynamic and interactive event. The below is a high-level overview of the summit's setup and format:

  • Keynote Sessions: The summit will commence with keynote addresses by eminent speakers, including government officials, industry leaders, and academic experts. These sessions will set the tone for the day, offering deep insights into the latest trends and developments in Generative AI and digital government.

  • Panel Discussions: Diverse panels comprising experts from various domains will delve into the sub-themes of the summit. These discussions aim to facilitate a comprehensive understanding of Generative AI's impact on different aspects of digital governance. 

  • Interactive Workshops: Tailored workshops will offer hands-on experiences, enabling participants to engage directly with the technologies and strategies discussed. These sessions are designed to be practical and applicable, providing valuable skills and knowledge that can be implemented in real-world scenarios.

  • Networking Opportunities: Ample time will be allocated for networking, allowing participants to connect with peers, experts, and potential collaborators. These networking sessions are integral to fostering relationships that can lead to future collaborations and innovations.

  • Startup Showcase: A special segment of the summit will be dedicated to showcasing innovative startups in the field of digital government and AI. This will provide a platform for emerging companies to present their ideas and solutions to a diverse audience.

  • Awards and Recognition: The summit will conclude with an awards ceremony, recognizing and celebrating the achievements of the winners of the UAE Hackathon 2024. This will serve as a moment of recognition for the hard work and innovative solutions developed during the Hackathon.
  • Feedback and Wrap-up: The summit will conclude with a feedback session, inviting participants to share their experiences and suggestions. This will help in shaping future editions of the summit and ensuring continuous improvement.