The ‘Museum of the Future’ opened in Dubai is a candidate to become a global center for science, technology and innovation By Euronews TR


The “Museum of the Future” opened in Dubai is a candidate to become a global center for science, technology and innovation

The “Future Museum”, where the scientific ideas of the future will be exhibited, has been inaugurated in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The 7-storey pillarless monument is described as one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. It is 77 meters high and has a stainless steel facade illuminated by 14,000 meters of Arabic calligraphy.

The intellectual center aims to bring together the world’s best minds in the fields of science, technology and innovation.

It is gearing up to transform Dubai into a test hub for emerging technologies and a hub of discovery for talent, inventors and creative professionals from around the world to solve the greatest challenges of our time.

Sarah Al Amiri, head of the United Arab Emirates Space Agency, AP

Speaking to euronews’ Jane Witherspoon, Sarah al-Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Technology and Head of the UAE Space Agency, explained how the museum supports science and technology with the legal structure of Dubai, as well as current industry players and academic institutions. .

“It provides the human element, which is the most important component of innovation and development,” Minister al Amiri said. used expressions.

Visitors enter on an experiential journey to 2071, the centenary of the founding of the United Arab Emirates.

The Museum of the Future presents the human element as the most important component of innovation and development

Sarah Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Technologies of the United Arab Emirates

Khalfan Belhoul, CEO of Dubai Future Foundation, explained how this museum is like no other:

“Unlike traditional museums, where what is on display increases in value over time (because it wears out), you always have to think about the future when talking about the future. We are very excited to be able to build this story in a cohesive way. It takes you from the far future, that is, the imagination and the imagination, to the future of people rather than 2071. That makes us leads to a closer, more tangible future where we can see what will happen in a few years.

Resembling a space base from the outside, a 30,000 square meter architectural masterpiece is a science center.

The ‘Museum of the Future’, where innovative and futuristic ideas are exhibited, recently opened in Dubai AP

It will bring together the best minds in science, technology and innovation while creating solutions for the future of humanity.

Each floor of the museum has a different purpose, from developing space resources to ecosystems, from bioengineering to health.

Museum of the Future, opened in Dubai, focuses on the future, not the past, unlike traditional AP museums

Likewise, the museum has focused on virtual and augmented reality, Big Data, robotics and artificial intelligence, as well as research institutes and universities, as well as innovation laboratories dedicated to various sectors such as as health, education, smart cities, energy and transport, as well as as a joint test of new inventions. will welcome.

Each floor of the “Museum of the Future” has a different purpose, from the development of space resources to ecosystems, from bioengineering to health.

“Perhaps we can first talk about the importance of science and technology, which stand out as one of the global drivers of development.” Minister al-Amiri said: “For us, this is an important element in the development and diversification of the economy and, more importantly, in increasing the impact and results of the sectors existing in the economy. You need an entire ecosystem to work together in this context. There are industrial players. Existing research capacities are further strengthened. You have academic institutions. You have the legal capacity to allow yourself to experiment, to come and test things. And then there is the resource of the Dubai Museum of the Future, which provides the human element, which is the most important component for innovation and development, which gives you growth and understanding of the challenges ahead. It offers a wide range. said.

Visitors entering the Dubai Museum of the Future embark on an experiential journey to 2071, the centenary of the founding of the United Arab Emirates PA

As a global gateway to the future, Dubai is poised to be a testing ground for emerging technologies and a base of discovery for the world’s accomplished talents, inventors and creative professionals. together to solve the greatest challenges of our time.

Jane Witherspoon, Euronews correspondent:

“The future is full of unknowns that are not as distant as we think. The ‘Museum of the Future’ showcases what humanity hopes to collectively achieve by reassessing these unknowns and moving forward in time.”

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