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Emarat collaborates with “UAE Innovates” to provide a joint platform that enhances creativity and innovation

February 22, 2024, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The Emirates General Petroleum Corporation (Emarat) announced its collaboration with the “UAE Innovates” initiative, the nation’s largest event celebrating innovation and innovators, aiming to enhance the culture of innovation and provide a supportive environment for creativity that contributes to a positive impact on society. As part of this collaboration, strategic workshops were organized to offer a platform for exchanging ideas, experiences, and innovations, as well as creating opportunities for building partnerships that contribute to finding innovative solutions that can accelerate progress and effect positive change in society. This partnership also supports the goals of the UAE Innovation Month, one of the major national initiatives launched by the Mohammed bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation, aligning with the national vision and government directives to enhance the country’s position as a global hub for innovation.

In this context, Sultan Al Ghafli, the Executive Director of Strategy and Business Development at the Emirates General Petroleum Corporation “Emarat,” stated: “At Emarat, we actively contribute to the country’s growth and development. Our cooperation with UAE Innovates stems from our understanding of innovation as a fundamental pillar of Emarat’s growth strategy centered around our customers. We consider innovation a key factor in ensuring sustainable growth and development, preserving achievements, and continuing the UAE’s journey of accomplishments at all levels, ultimately fulfilling our leadership’s aspirations to be among the best countries in the world in all fields.”

He added: “Emarat’s collaboration with ‘UAE Innovates’ is part of our endeavor to embed a culture of innovation as a working style to provide the best services to our clients and society, alongside playing a vital role in supporting the national innovation strategy, which aims to adopt innovation as an approach to achieving more exceptional achievements and developing the quality of services offered to the community, thereby enhancing the country’s position as an attractive destination for talents and a source of innovations that benefit everyone.”

Emarat is committed to instilling a culture of innovation in all its services and facilities to continue its progress and growth spanning more than four decades, while also enhancing its position as the preferred provider of oil and gas products and services in the country for a group of major companies and institutions that are part of the national infrastructure in several vital and strategically important sectors.

Emarat looks forward to contributing to encouraging innovators to transform innovative projects and initiatives into new business models, supporting the state’s development efforts in various fields. Over 29 days, the country witnessed the organization of hundreds of events, including competitions, hackathons, exhibitions, workshops, conferences, and dialogue sessions focusing on the importance of innovation, and celebrating innovative models and experiences that have positively impacted the UAE society.

The “UAE Innovates” events, which began in 2015 under the title UAE Innovation Week and evolved into UAE Innovation Month in its third edition in 2017, have become over eight years the most important event for celebrating innovation and innovators, spreading the culture of innovation in society, and part of the national efforts to promote innovation culture in both government and private sectors, while also enhancing the UAE’s presence as a global innovation hub and environment for developing projects aimed at improving community life.

Emarat collaborates with "UAE Innovates" to provide a joint platform that enhances creativity and innovation
Emarat collaborates with “UAE Innovates” to provide a joint platform that enhances creativity and innovation
Emarat collaborates with "UAE Innovates" to provide a joint platform that enhances creativity and innovation
Emarat collaborates with “UAE Innovates” to provide a joint platform that enhances creativity and innovation

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