Fikra Labs Finalists Meet with His Excellency Saif Saeed Ghobash, Undersecretary, Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi
By Jehana Jabbar / Zawya
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Before embarking upon the four-week incubation programme, 12 finalists of the Fikra Labs had the opportunity to meet with HE Saif Saeed Ghobash, Undersecretary of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), to discuss how technology is disrupting the tourism industry and how to harness its power to propel Abu Dhabi’s tourism sector. The meeting also focused on exploring their journey with Fikra Labs so far.
The 12 finalist teams were selected from a list of 31 startups after undergoing a two-day mini boot camp designed as an intensive workshop to help participants develop their business ideas and become pitch-ready.