AI Program Poised to Advance Cybersecurity in Abu Dhabi

January 23, 2024 at 03:06PM Abu Dhabi has established the Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Technology Council (AIATC) to bolster national cybersecurity and advance its AI and technology sector. With a focus on research, infrastructure, and collaboration, AIATC aims to position Abu Dhabi as a leader in AI. Experts anticipate a pivotal role for cybersecurity within … Read more

UAE Cyber Security Council, Khalifa University Launch Abu Dhabi Academy

January 16, 2024 at 11:51AM The United Arab Emirates Cyber Security Council and Khalifa University have launched the Cybersecurity Academy in Abu Dhabi. The academy will provide training initiatives meeting the needs of UAE organizations, offering certification and training programs in technological, regulatory, and methodological processes in English and Arabic. Khalifa University has also partnered … Read more

Q&A: Generative AI Comes to the Middle East, Driving Security Changes

November 13, 2023 at 02:20PM Generative AI (GenAI) is gaining popularity in the Middle East, especially with the release of the Arabic large language model Jais and OpenAI’s partnership with the Abu Dhabi government. At the upcoming Black Hat Middle East conference, Srijith Nair, CISO of Careem, will lead a panel discussion on GenAI’s impact … Read more