Governtment of Dubai - Organizer | Dubai World Congress For Self-Driving Transaport | Autonomous Vehicle Technology Exhibition
Under The Patronage Of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince Of Dubai And Chairman Of The Executive Council
Roads & Transport Authority - Organizer | Dubai Congress For Self-Driving Transaport | Self-Driving Car Conference & Exhibition
Under The Patronage Of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince Of Dubai And Chairman Of The Executive Council
Sponsors & Partners2019-09-22T13:09:10+00:00

Sponsors & Partners

Gold sponsor

Parsons

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider with a focus on making the world safer, smarter, healthier, more sustainable, and more connected. Founded in 1944, Parsons primarily serves the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. Uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services, the corporation delivers state-of-the-art solutions to federal, regional, and local government agencies as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons has a reputation for inclusion and diversity and has been named to the Ethisphere Institute’s list of World’s Most Ethical Companies for 10 consecutive years. Parsons facilitates a culture of innovation by encouraging collaboration among its employees and providing opportunities for career growth. With offices around the globe, people of varied talents and backgrounds, and a wide range of exciting projects, the possibilities at Parsons are endless. For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com.

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Silver sponsor

Al Naboodah

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Silver sponsor

United Motors & Heavy Equipment Co.

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Supporting sponsor

OWS Automotive

OWS Automotive is an extension of MZ Holdings which was founded in Delaware USA. OWS is backed by MZ Holdings’ 32 years of automotive strength and support. Including original equipment manufacturing, vehicle design & prototyping and the establishment of several vehicle assembly plants worldwide. OWS was established with the intent of becoming one of the world’s leading suppliers of re-manufactured spare parts. During this time OWS has saved governmental and private automotive users hundreds of millions. In 2012 OWS evolved into a complete automotive solutions provider with services ranging from spare parts supply to vehicle testing and registration. Today OWS operates from 5 Key locations around the world (USA, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt and KSA) and has a very large network of suppliers and customers. OWS employs over 150 automotive professionals and has a strong back office operating the very robust businesses for OWS Automotive and it’s partners.

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Supporting sponsor

Al Zarouni International Equipment

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Bag sponsor

National Taxi

National Taxi L.L.C, a franchise of Road and Transport Authority (RTA), was established in June 2000 and was officially launched on 12 August 2000 with an initial fleet of 50 Taxis, which were gradually increased till it reached the allocated plates of 1735 in Dubai and 858 in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.

National Taxi L.L.C. is a Limited Liability Company incorporated with the Department of Economic Development in July 2000 with capital of AED 10 Million.

Our Mission: Our franchise venture aims at fortifying and preserving the primary objective of the Government of Dubai by establishing a regimented taxi service in the Emirate and catering to the growing demands of residents, tourists and visitors of Dubai.

COMMITTED TO DELIVER THE BEST!!!

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Associate sponsor

Mott MacDonald

Mott MacDonald is a US$2bn engineering, management and development consultancy. We’re involved in:

  • solving some of the world’s most urgent social, environmental and economic challenges
  • helping governments and businesses plan, deliver and sustain their strategic goals
  • responding to humanitarian and natural emergencies
  • improving people’s lives

Our expertise by sector includes buildings, communications, defence, education, environment, health, industry, mining, oil and gas, power, transport, urban development, water, wastewater and more. Our skills encompass planning, studies and design, project finance, technical advisory services, project and programme management, management consultancy and beyond.

For every project, we create the blend of talent needed to create the right result – appropriate; cost, carbon and resource-efficient; safe, easy and swift to deliver and operate; reliable and resilient; delivering great outcomes.

Engineering. Management. Development

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Educational partner

Khalifa University

The merger between the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MI), the Petroleum Institute (PI) and the Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) to form the Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KU) was intended to consolidate the resources and infrastructure of three of the most respected academic institutions in the UAE and the Middle East. The resulting unified University reinforces Abu Dhabi’s and the UAE’s commitment to pursuing the development of world-class research and human capital initiatives.

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Technological partner

Dubai Future Foundation

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, said that shaping the future and making it is no longer a theoretical concept but a key factor for countries to achieve competitiveness in the global arena. “The future is not built on possibilities and numbers but on clarity of vision, planning, action and implementation,” His Highness stated.

‘Dubai Future Foundation’ was launched to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Dubai along aside the launch of Dubai Future Agenda as a roadmap for the Foundation to shape the future of the strategic sectors in the medium and long term in cooperation with government and private sector entities.

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Governmental partner

Telecommunications Regulation Authority

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was established according to the UAE Federal Law by Decree No. 3 of 2003 – Telecom Law, on regulating the telecommunications sector in the UAE. Since its establishment, the TRA has exceeded expectations by achieving its projected goals in record time.

The role of TRA focuses on two fields: regulating the telecommunications sector, and enabling government entities in the field of smart transformation.

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Infrastructural / Development partner

Dubai Silicon Oasis

Dubai Silicon Oasis is a globally recognized free zone and an integrated technology park that allows people to live, work, and play. Hosting modern technology based industries and an urban master-planned community in an iconic location, DSO offers state-of-the-art infrastructure and in-house business services.

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Knowledge partner

Arthur D. Little

Arthur D. Little has been at the forefront of innovation since 1886. We are an acknowledged thought leader in linking strategy, innovation and transformation in technology-intensive and converging industries.
With our value system geared towards delivering tangible results, ADL links functional excellence and deep industry expertise while integrating knowledge of our global expert network.
ADL operates in more than 40 offices globally serving leading firms and public sector organizations in addition to most of the Fortune 1000 companies.
Through our mantra Anticipate, Innovate, and Transform, we help our clients to address management challenges in this new era of innovation.

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Knowledge partner

Stantec

Stantec unites 22,000 employees over 400 locations across 6 continents collaborating across disciplines and industries to make projects happen. Our work — professional consulting in transportation, planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, environmental sciences, and project management/ economics — begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client.

Stantec care about advancing communities through evolving mobility. With connected automated vehicles, we’ll usher in a new era of safety, sustainability, and efficiency. From our experience working with original equipment manufacturers, technology providers, regulatory authorities, and CAV working groups, we’re able to provide a unique perspective on the future of the industry, and what it means for communities everywhere.

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Knowledge partner

TU-Automotive

TU-Automotive (formerly Telematics Update) – For nearly two decades, TU-Automotive has developed the most robust events portfolio in the automotive technology space, which has brought together the largest and most respected decision makers in the industry. TU-Automotive events cover all aspects of the market, from connected and autonomous vehicles to the emerging technologies that are shaping the future of automotive technology. TU-Automotive also publishes news and editorial, serving as the reference point and communications hub for the evolving automotive technology segment as it converges with consumer electronics, mobile and IoT to re-define connectivity, mobility and autonomous use-cases. Find out more.

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Sponsor

Arabian Business

Arabian Business – Arabic is a monthly business magazine targeting the Middle East and the Arab world. The magazine’s focus is on economy and business and contains a group of sections that shed light on various economical sectors such as, investment, banking, financing, insurance, real estate development, tourism and travel, and IT market news. It also conducts exclusive interviews with tycoon and politicians who shape up the business scene in the region. The magazine has built its credibility among its audience through analytical reports about socio-economical developments in the region.

ABA sells more than 32,000 copies and it prides itself in amassing more than 10,000 loyal subscribers. Furthermore, ABA magazine organizes two major events twice a year to honor leading businesspersons in various sectors and prominent politicians in the region. Arabian Business Awards is held in Dubai under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum and also in Saudi Arabia to commemorate the cream of the business communities in the KSA and the Gulf region.

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CEO Middle East

CEO Middle East delivers intelligent analysis and strategic insights for chief executive officers across the greater Middle East region. The publication is designed to enhance its reader’s knowledge and provide them with the insights they require to run more effective businesses that deliver higher revenues and increased profits.

Each month, CEO Middle East profiles a number of owners, presidents, chief executives and managing directors from across the region and beyond, and explains how they have built successful businesses. It also contains in-depth articles on the latest market developments, and strategic pieces on maximising performance in key sectors. With a loyal and high level audience engaged with the brand’s print, digital and social media channels, advertisers are given a guaranteed route to an exclusive market of C level readers.

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Society of Engineers – UAE

SOCIETY OF ENGINEERS – UAE was formally organized on April 03, 1979 by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs – Ministerial Decree No. 33 1979 to facilitate the increasing demands in professional expertise and accreditation of the engineers in the UAE. The society is a semi-government sector and a non-profit organization who strives to provide great services to its 40,000 members.

Society of Engineers – UAE celebrates almost 40 years of exceptional service to the public. We have accomplished outstanding achievements in accrediting the engineering certifications, regulating professional practices, standards and specifications and developing the skills and qualifications of all engineers in the UAE by our International accreditation committee.

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Logistics Middle East

Large scale investment, political stability and open economic policies have turned the Arabian Gulf into the logistical hub of this huge trans-continental trade. To support this area, Logistics Middle East caters to distribution, purchasing and warehouse managers in need of logistics services, as well as the numerous companies whose business is the transportation of physical goods.

Logistics Middle East covers all aspects of the industry, including IT, warehousing, distribution and transportation, and has quickly emerged as a must-read for all logistics professionals working in the region.

All of the latest industry news can also be found at www.logisticsmiddleeast.com. Visit today to stay informed on the latest market developments.

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ITP.net

Established in 1999, ITP.net is the longest-serving technology news site in the Middle East and currently serves around 200,000 unique visitors a month.

Drawing on business-centric news from across the Middle East and around the world, ITP.net delivers up-to-the-minute reports from all sectors of the ICT industry, including telecoms, manufacturing, supply-chain and business solutions. The site also supports ITP technology publications such as Arabian Computer News, Network Middle East and Channel Middle East.

Maintained by our dedicated editorial team, the site keeps visitors up to date on the latest industry trends and hot topics, including the recent swell in cyber crime; developments in cloud computing and big data; the ‘bring your own device’ conundrum; and industry research, analysis and comment from a range of experts.

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MEP Middle East

MEP Middle East is the most trusted brand for mechanics, electricians and plumbers in the Middle East. Delivering news, data, analysis and strategic insights for the region’s MEP contractors and consultants, as well as those specifying the MEP components needed for new developments. With an extensive circulation of print and digital subscribers and followers, MEP Middle East has become the magazine advertisers turn to, to reach the market as the only title dedicated to MEP professionals in the Middle East.

The publication is designed to enhance its reader’s knowledge and provide them with the insights they require to make effective purchasing decisions, plan successful MEP implementations and execute perfect projects.

Advertising in MEP Middle East will provide you with a direct line of communication to decision makers and industry influencers, both of which are well positioned to help you crack the Middle East market and take advantage of the massive growth currently taking place within the region’s MEP sector.

All of the latest industry news can also be immediately accessed through its dedicated web portal – www.mepmiddleeast.com

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Tractica

Tractica, an Informa business, is a market intelligence firm that focuses on emerging technologies. Tractica’s global market research and consulting services combine qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to provide a comprehensive view of the emerging market opportunities surrounding Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, User Interface Technologies, Advanced Computing, Connected & Autonomous Vehicles, and Wearables & Digital Health.

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WardsAuto

WardsAuto delivers insights and analysis to targeted groups in the automotive eco-system through editorial coverage, industry events, webinars, newsletters, whitepapers, intelligence and more while providing marketers with means to reach and influence those groups. Our editorial mission is to look beyond the headlines to find the trends that will impact the bottom line of our audiences in the months and years to come. Our deep relationships with clients creates opportunities to position them as thought leaders in their market. This allows them to influence decision makers at the right moment: when they’re looking for solutions to their most vital challenges.

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AMENA

AMENA is the independent automotive association for Manufacturers, Dealers, Partners, and Professionals within the automotive industry in the MENA Region. The purpose of AMENA is to enable prosperity and raising industry standards through thought leadership, knowledge sharing, networking opportunities, and market intelligence.

AMENA Pillars:
1. AMENA Editorial with current and regional industry news and analyses, and Autofocus Podcast featuring conversations with the industry’s C-Suite.
2. AMENA Insights and Intelligence highlighting best practices and unbiased takes.
3. Industry Forums and Briefings focusing on hot topics, from data driven decision making to future mobility.
4. AMENA Academy delivering on-site and e-learning development and training for individuals and organizations in the automotive industry.

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PTOLEMUS

PTOLEMUS is the first strategy consulting firm entirely focused on connected mobility services. PTOLEMUS helps leading car makers, their suppliers, insurers and aftermarket service providers define and execute their telematics and mobility strategies. The consulting group regularly assists these companies with strategy definition, investment assistance, procurement strategy, innovation management, business development or product strategy deployment.

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