Abu Dhabi Establishes New Council to Implement AI Policies

Owner's Profile

Staff Writer, TLR

Published on January 23, 2024, 13:02:42


artifical intelligence, legal, pilivies, new council

As part of streamlining the artificial intelligence and technology sector, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, has enacted a legislation to establish the Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Technology Council (AIATC).

This council is tasked with formulating and executing policies and strategies pertaining to research, infrastructure and investments in the realms of artificial intelligence and advanced technology within Abu Dhabi.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed has also issued a resolution outlining the composition of the newly-formed council. According to the resolution, His Highness Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan has been appointed as the Chairman of the AIATC, with His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan appointed as the Vice-Chairman. Additional appointments include Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Jassem Mohamed Bu Ataba Al Zaabi, Faisal Abdulaziz Al Bannai, and Peng Xiao as members of the council.

The establishment of the AIATC underscores a steadfast commitment to technological leadership in shaping the future economy. The council will collaborate with local and global partners to develop plans and research programmes, aiming to elevate Abu Dhabi's standing in the realms of artificial intelligence and advanced technology.

This initiative aligns with Abu Dhabi's broader strategy to position itself as a global hub for investments, partnerships, and talent in these cutting-edge sectors.

For any enquiries or information, contact ask@tlr.ae or call us on +971 52 644 3004Follow The Law Reporters on WhatsApp Channels.