Dubai / WAM
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) has announced on Sunday its collaboration with American computer giant, International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), to launch the ‘Dubai Digital Entrepreneurship Hub’, an online community that will support Dubai’s technology and startup ecosystem.
The Dubai Digital Entrepreneurship Hub will connect startups, entrepreneurs, developers, venture capitalists and students so that they can establish new connections, learn about new opportunities and create new partnerships to help accelerate innovation and stimulate the local economy.
The hub will allow the local community to interact with cloud technology in new ways, with special offers for startups to join IBM ‘s Global Entrepreneur Program, which provides mentoring, support and access to development tools and cloud resources via IBM Cloud. This interactive cloud environment will be the first digital home for Dubai’s tech scene where virtual visitors can learn about new job opportunities and local tech news; sign up for tech-focused events, classes and meet-ups
and more. The first-of-its-kind in the Mideast and Africa region for IBM , the Dubai Digital Entrepreneurship Hub will come under the umbrella of Smart Dubai Initiative.