Disruptive innovation. The phrase has gone mainstream as everyone races to get to the future first. The acceleration of technological progress is such that the world as we know it will be no longer.
Economists are predicting that the next decade will see the oil price normalize at $25 per barrel, a result of the rise of autonomous cars. And with this will come a major shift in the global balance of power.
Will the scales tip in the UAE’s favour? Initiatives like Area 2071—a platform to help the brightest minds design the future—makes us believe it’s possible.