Abu Dhabi: The Department of Community Development (DCD), which oversees the social sector in Abu Dhabi, exhibited its diverse projects at the GITEX Technology Exhibition 2023.
The DCD is participating in the tech event under the umbrella of the Abu Dhabi Government. This year’s edition showcased pioneering projects aimed at enhancing the quality of services provided to various segments of society and strengthening the social sector system in Abu Dhabi.
Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of the DCD, Mr. Hamad Al Dhaheri, Under Secretary of the DCD, and leaders from the social sector in Abu Dhabi visited the Abu Dhabi Government pavilion in GITEX.
The Chairman emphasized the importance of GITEX Global 2023 as an annual platform that brings together local, regional, and international entities to showcase the latest technological applications and programs that drive development. The exhibition also reflects the prominent position held by the UAE as a leader in the field of technology and digital transformation.
“We live in a world that is witnessing rapid development in technology, artificial intelligence, and digitization, and therefore we must leverage this development to improve the quality of life of society and provide the best services,” Dr. Mugheer Al Khaili said.
“From this standpoint, the Department of Community Development, responsible for the social sector in Abu Dhabi, strives to develop policies and create programs and initiatives that facilitate societal access and meet its aspirations, ensuring a high standard of living for all members,” the Chairman added.
Dr. Al Khaili further emphasized Abu Dhabi’s ongoing efforts to drive digital transformation, encourage innovation, and harness technology to serve society and achieve Sustainable Development Goals.
The Chairman also praised the significant participation of social sector entities in this year’s GITEX Global 2023, showcasing nine innovative projects targeting various segments of society. This underscores the importance of benefiting from artificial intelligence technologies in the social sector, which revolves around providing a decent life for all its members.