The Dubai Maritime City Authority, DMCA, has launched the Smart Mobile Service, the latest addition to the maritime innovation and transformation march, with positive interaction from exhibitors and visitors at the Dubai International Boat Show 2019 at Dubai Water Canal.
Hailing from the smart car concept, the Smart Mobile Service, is equipped with state-of-the-art technological innovations offering mobile services. The provision of a smart mobile maritime centre that offers self-service to customers in different places of the emirate and contributes effectively to smart services of the largest segment of the maritime community will help to further establish innovation. In addition, the development of innovative solutions falls in line with plans to transform Dubai into a smart city with the world’s best technology infrastructure.
Amer Ali, Executive Director of DMCA, said, “The launch of smart mobile services at the Dubai International Boat Show 2019 is an important step forward in establishing innovation and transformation – solid foundations for the creation of happiness and satisfaction in the maritime sector. We are driven by our commitment to translate the wise guidance of our government into making Dubai the smartest, and a happy and innovative city in the world. The Smart Car reflects our continuous efforts to employ technological innovation to serve the path of growth, development and sustainability of the maritime sector; which is the core of economic diversification, with promising opportunities that reinforce Dubai’s leadership on the global economic and investment map.”
Mobile smart services stand out in the forefront of the “Smart Solutions and Mobile Services pavilion”. This platform focuses on the introduction of innovative applications and smart e-platforms that truly complement DMCA efforts to support the national trend towards smart transformation and promoting innovation as a culture in line with “UAE Innovation Month 2019” under themes such as “Innovation Starts with YOU”, “Sea Dubai”, “Dubai Maritime Virtual Cluster” and “Smart Authority” platform for e-services.
The applications and e-platforms are characterised by smart interactive features that contribute to making services and information easier, faster and simpler, all part of an advanced step towards enhancing the essential components competitiveness of the local maritime cluster as one of the most attractive business environments for maritime business.