Eighteen social entrepreneurs and start-ups from 16 countries with innovative solutions that solve a wide range of human challenges pitched their projects to a panel of experts in Dubai this week, as they sought expert support and a share of USD 100 million (AED 367 million) funding from Expo Live.
From custom caps and cufflinks to tailormade towels and teapots, Expo 2020 Dubai is looking for manufacturers in the Gulf for two important merchandising categories – apparel and homeware. The Expo team seeks producers of these goods, from international brands to artisan producers, which will be offered to millions of visitors from around the world as official Expo 2020 Dubai merchandise.
Twenty developers, designers and entrepreneurs came up with mobile solutions inspired by the themes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability at the SAP & Expo 2020 Dubai Hackathon – with the winning team wowing the judges with their app to enhance the visitor experience.
From information security and customer relations to virtual assistance and geolocation services, Expo 2020 Dubai is teaming up with leading global professional services company Accenture to create a powerful and engaging digital experience for millions of visitors from around the world. As the newly appointed Digital Services Premier Partner and Systems Integrator, Accenture will play a key role in making the first World Expo in the Middle East,...
Graduates of Expo 2020 Dubai’s Apprenticeship Programme are today celebrating the successful completion of their nine-month learning and on-the-job training. Working alongside industry experts in a number of departments including Commercial, Communications, Procurement and Real Estate and Delivery, the graduates learned a wide range of skills to help them build promising, successful and long-lasting careers.
Expo 2020 Dubai’s highly successful BusinessConnect F&B session has marked the first step on the journey to Expo for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the food and beverage sector.
Expo 2020 Dubai is offering small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the food and beverage sector the chance to learn about the huge potential for them at the first World Expo in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region. The next BusinessConnect session, on 10 July, will highlight the wide range of food and beverage (F&B) opportunities available to SMEs, including ones within the Expo 2020 Dubai F&B supply chain.
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Expo 2020 Dubai has chosen leading global logistics firm UPS to handle the logistics operations for Expo 2020 Dubai, which is expected to attract millions of visitors over its six-month duration. With more than 180 countries expected to participate and hundreds of thousands of visitors on peak days, the next World Expo will be one the most complex logistics projects UPS has tackled.