Innovator UAE

Innovator UAE is one of the key initiatives of the Department of Education and Knowledge that seeks to promote innovation. It is a “Do-It-Yourself” (DIY) inspired event, which demonstrates homegrown projects across the UAE. The competition targets an audience aged 13+ across the UAE.

Initiative Objectives

  • The initiative sheds light on locally developed projects and targets a wide range of people who are over 13 years old from around the UAE.
  • The initiative is held in conjunction with the initiative of the Abu Dhabi Science Festival.

Who is an Innovator?

  • Makers.
  • Tinkerers.
  • Builders.
  • Hackers.
  • Crafters.
  • Hobbyists.
  • Engineers.
  • Inventors.
  • Programmers.
  • Designers.
  • Mechanics.
  • Artists & more.

Project Categories

  • Arts & Design.
  • Sustainability & Life Sciences.
  • Aerospace.
  • Automotive, Mechanics & Digital Fabrication.
  • Robotics & Electronics.
  • Artificial Intelligence.