FIRST Global Challenge is key to UAE’s efforts for talents empowerment: UAE ministers

Emirates News Agency | Oct 19, 2019 at 4:10 PM
  • For the first time in the Arab region, Dubai is hosting the FIRST Global challenge, the largest event of its kind to develop students’ skills in fields of Artificial Intelligence, AI, and robotics.
  • The UAE team participating in this year’s challenge comprises seven high school students: Shouq Al Dhanhani and Sheikha Al Soreidi from Dibba School in Dibba Al Fujairah, Hamad Albedwawi, Abdullah Ameen, Abdulrahman Al Kaabi, Ghazi Al Shareef and Mohamed Elashkar, from Rashid Bin Saeed School in Hatta.
  • Al Muhairi affirmed that the UAE is establishing its global position in the fields of innovation and AI by empowering the youth with the skills and tools of the future allowing them to optimally employ advanced technologies in overcoming global challenges.