Latifa bint Mohammed visits Dubai Future Foundation
The engagement explored avenues of strategic collaboration to promote creativity in Dubai
Government of Dubai Media Office – 22 June 2021: Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) and member of the Dubai Council, today visited the Dubai Future Foundation (DFF).
During her visit, Her Highness was accompanied by a team from Dubai Culture including the Director General of Dubai Culture Her Excellency Hala Badri.
Sheikha Latifa was welcomed by the Chief Executive Officer of the Dubai Future Foundation His Excellency Khalfan Juma Belhoul and his team. During a tour around the foundation’s different units, the team highlighted the different initiatives and programmes at the Foundation including the Dubai Future Labs and AREA 2071. .
Following the tour, HE Khalfan Belhoul presented DFF’s strategy and upcoming plans. The two teams also explored avenues of strategic collaboration in line with Dubai Culture’s commitment to promoting and developing a culture of innovation and creativity in Dubai.
Her Highness reiterated that the cultural and creative sector is an important and vital part of Dubai's future plans. She also stressed the importance of this sector in creating opportunities and innovative ideas that could serve other fields and sectors.
The engagement is among many undertaken by Her Highness with key players and institutions from across Dubai’s different vital sectors to explore avenues of collaboration..