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Introductory Workshop: "What you do not know about GIS"

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts to spread geospatial awareness to the largest number of individuals, entities, departments and educational institutions, the Center organized, in co...

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Meeting with an innovator: Ahmed Al Shehhi

Within the activities of the Emirates Innovates 2021, organized by Dubai Municipality, the employee Ahmed Al Shehhi from GIS Center presented one of the most important innovations adopted by the Ce...

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The 18th edition of Honoring Creative Ideas Ceremony

Within the UAE Innovates Week 2021 activities, and during the 18th ceremony to honor those with creative ideas, Dubai Municipality honored Eng. Mohammed Al-Mustafa, Senior GIS Data Steward at the G...

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Virtual Meeting with Dubai Customs

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts to present the best practices and cooperation with various entities, the Center organized a virtual meeting with Dubai Customs. The meeting aimed to...

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Shortlisted nomination: Construction Technology Awards

Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, has been shortlisted for the Construction Technology Awards under the “Construction Technology Leader of the Year" category. The winners will be a...

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Virtual Meeting with Etisalat

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts to enhance strategic partnership and support technology, innovation and smart systems in the field of developing and building a smart and sustainabl...

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Makani workshops for educational institutions

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts, in cooperation with educational institutions to spread geospatial awareness and benefit from geospatial services, the center organized informative ...

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Introductory workshops for Makani application

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts in cooperation with educational institutions to spread geospatial awareness and benefit from geospatial services, the center annually organizes a n...

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The Hope Probe embodies the culture of no-impossibility

Eng. Maryam Al Muhairi, Director of GIS has expressed her pride and honor of her country the United Arab Emirates and its great achievements. The Arab journey to Mars and the arrival of Hope Probe ...

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Dubai Municipality launched the Unified-Comprehensive Land Map project

As part of the implementation of Dubai’s government vision to facilitate and unify service channels for owners, investors and consultants, and in order to enhance their confidence in government ser...

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Virtual meeting with Cape Town Municipality

Within the framework of enhancing strategic cooperation and building relationships with various international entities, the GIS Center held a virtual meeting with the City of Cape Town Municipality...

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Expo 2020 delegation visits GISC

Within the framework of strengthening relationships and the pioneering role that the Municipality plays in supporting strategic projects in the emirate, the GIS Center held a meeting on Wednesday, ...

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Dubai Municipality won the Digital Transformation Champion Award of the Year 2020

Within the annual BIG Project ME Awards competition organized by CPI Trade Media, Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center won the (Digital Transformation Champion of the Year award for the...

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MoU with Dubai Real Estate Corporation

Within the framework of enhancing cooperation and building friendly relations with various governmental and private entities in the emirate, Dubai municipality represented by the GIS Center signed ...

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Dubai Panorama

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality has launched the "Dubai Panorama" service, which includes up to date 360-degree images of Dubai's streets and areas. The panoramic imageries were captured by th...

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The Geospatial Support Center is now available 24/7

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts to ensure the provision of services with high quality and efficiency, and to ensure the happiness of its customers, the Geospatial Support Center ha...

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Virtual meeting with Nakheel

Within the framework of the GIS Center’s efforts to strengthen strategic partnership, the Center held a virtual meeting with Nakheel Properties to discuss signing an MoU and a service level agreeme...

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Virtual meeting with DED

In light of the center’s keenness to display best practices and cooperation with various entities, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting with the Department of Economic D...

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Virtual Meeting with Etisalat

Within the framework of implementing service level agreement terms , the GIS Center of Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting with Etisalat to discuss, sharing and exchanging data between e...

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MoU with Dubai Civil Aviation Authority

Within the framework of enhancing cooperation and building friendly relations with various governmental and private entities in the emirate, Dubai municipality represented by the GIS Center signed ...

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From a Map to publishing a Book with GISC's Support

The author Salah Al-Din Taheri presented the GIS Center with a version of his book “The Meanings of Dubai Regions Names​ and the Reasons Behind Its naming"​, as an appreciation to the center for pr...

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Issuing a Unified Map project for Dubai’s lands

Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, and HE Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department, signed a partnership agreement regarding the issuance of a Compre...

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GITEX Technology Week 2020

The GIS Center has participated in GITEX Technology Exhibition 2020 in its 40th edition with the participation of 1200 companies from more than 60 countries all over the world, in which the latest ...

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Service level agreement with Etisalat

Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, signed a service-level agreement (SLA) with Emirates Telecommunication Group Company (Etisalat PJSC), in the field of Geospatial Infrastruct...

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HE Abdullah Al Basti oversees the GISC's projects at GITEX 2020

HE Abdullah Muhammad Al Basti, Secretary General of the Executive Council of Dubai visited the Dubai Municipality platform in GITEX Technology 2020, where HE has overseen the most important project...

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SLA with MBRSC

In order to effectively strengthen strategic partnership relations according to an institutional system, and within the framework of the mutual endeavor to provide appropriate solutions, infrastruc...

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MoU with Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company – Du

Based on the wise leadership’s vision and the strategic guidance of Dubai’s Emirate and the keenness to strengthening cooperation and coordination between Dubai Municipality and Emirates Integrat...

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Philosophy of Happiness

The GIS Center, in cooperation with the Knowledge and Creativity Department, organized a virtual workshop titled (Philosophy of Happiness) for Dubai Municipality employees. The workshop was present...

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ME BIM Summit

GIS Center in Dubai Municipality has participated in the virtual event ME BIM Summit (the Middle East Building Information Modeling Summit), which lasted for 3 days. During the summit, creating a v...

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GIS Day 2020

GIS Day 2020 falls on November 18, 2020 and have been celebrated worldwide. On this occasion, Dubai GIS Center - Dubai Municipality has celebrated GIS day by organizing an virtual event, which was...

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Virtual Meeting with RTA

Based on the keenness of the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality to show the best practices and cooperate with different entities, it held a virtual meeting with RTA. The meeting aimed to discuss the ...

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Virtual Meeting with Municipality & Planning Department- Ajman

In the view of enhancing the strategic partnerships between the government entities and participating in building a sustainable city, the GISC in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting with...

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Virtual Meeting with FCSA

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with FCSA, within a series of meetings organized by the Center to strengthen the cooperation and participation in building a sustainable ...

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Virtual Meeting with DHA

Among the efforts of the GISC in Dubai Municipality and its joint cooperation with Dubai Health Authority (DHA), it held a virtual meeting with the authority's employees to present the results of a...

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SLA with EMAAR

Based on the keenness of the Dubai Municipality to consolidate the principles of cooperation between all government, semi government and private entities in a way that benefits all participating p...

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Virtual Meeting with Dubai Police

In order to effectively strengthen strategic partnership relations and the participation in building a sustainable city. The GIS Center and Drainage Projects department in Dubai Municipality, held ...

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Open BIM Standards workshop

On the second day of BIM Middle East 2020 Conference & Expo, Ali Ismail, BIM Expert at GIS center gave a half-day training workshop for applying and implementing buildingSMART openBIM standards, wh...

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BIM Middle East 2020 Conference & Expo

In continuation of Dubai Municipality's efforts to lead the digital transformation in the building and construction sector in Dubai, the GIS Center participated in the BIM Middle East 2020 Conferen...

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MoU with Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate

Within the framework of enhancing cooperation and building friendly relations with various governmental and private entities in the emirate, Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center signed ...

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Dubai Municipality inaugurated "Makani" : The World’s First Geo-Addressing System

​In pursuit of the wise leadership vision and the strategic directions of Dubai in transforming Dubai into a smart city. Dubai Municipality inaugurated the "Makani" smart system to label units geos...

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Virtual meeting with the Ministry of Education

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with the Ministry of Education, within a series of meetings organized by the Center to strengthen the cooperation and participation in bu...

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SLA with DHA

In order to effectively strengthen strategic partnership relations according to an institutional system, and within the framework of the mutual endeavor to provide appropriate solutions, infrastruc...

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Introduction to GIS Apps for local government lecture

Within the GeoHub initiatives, the GIS Center organized a lecture titled "Introduction to GIS Apps for local government​" which was given by Eng. Mohammed Khaled Hamoud to the Center's employees, s...

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Introductory workshop for Makani application: Dubai National School

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts, in cooperation with educational institutions to spread geospatial awareness and benefit from geospatial services, the center organized an introduct...

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MoU with Dubai Land Department

Based on the wise leadership's vision and the strategic guidance of Dubai's Emirate, HE Dawoud Al Hajri Director General of Dubai Municipality, and HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren Director General of Du...

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MoU with Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA)

HE Eng. Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA), represented by HE Abdul...

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A virtual meeting with IACAD

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department (IACAD), with a view to proceeding with implementing the terms of the recently si...

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Introductory Workshop for Makani App: Dubai Club for POD

As part of the Makani introductory workshop series provided by the GIS center and with the aim of reaching the various authorities and departments in Dubai, the center organized an introductory wor...

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OGC Workshop Series

The GIS center in Dubai Municipality organized an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) conference, in coordination with Ordinance Survey. The conference included workshops for 3 days from 21-23 Septemb...

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A Virtual Meeting with Dubai Aviation City Corporation-Dubai South

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with directors and employees of Dubai Aviation City Corporation/Dubai South, within the series of meetings organized by the Center to str...

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MoC with Dubai Police

Based on the wise leadership’s vision and the strategic guidance of Dubai’s Emirate and the keenness to strengthening cooperation and coordination between Dubai Municipality and Dubai Police Gener...

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SLA with Dubai Development Authority (DDA)

The Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, has signed a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Dubai Development Authority (DDA), based on its keenness to strengthen the cooperation between...

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Virtual meeting with Emirates Transport

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with Emirates Transport, with a view to proceeding with implementing the terms of the recently signed Service-Level Agreement (SLA), as w...

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A virtual meeting with Etisalat Corporation

Based on the keenness of the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality to show the best practices and cooperate with different entities, it held a virtual meeting with Etisalat Corporation. During that meet...

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A virtual meeting with EITC-Du

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (EITC-DU), within the series of meetings organized by the Center to strengthen t...

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A virtual meeting with Nakheel Properties

Based on the keenness of the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality to show the best practices and cooperate with different entities, it held a virtual meeting with Nakheel Properties' directors represen...

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Dawoud Al Hajri oversees the services of the new GIS Centre

HE Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, has overseen the new GIS Centre, given that it is the approved geographical data provider from geospatial maps for the government, semi-g...

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H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed directs to issue a Unified Map of Dubai’s lands

​His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, directed the Dubai Municipality, in cooperation with the Department of L...

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The Good Example Workshop

Within a series of workshops titled “the Good Example", the GIS Network Section Manager Ms. Maitha Al Nuaimi, , has participated in one of the first sessions held by Dubai municipality. Through thi...

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ISPRS Virtual Event

The GISC in Dubai Municipality has participated in the virtual event of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), which aimed to strengthen the international cooperat...

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SLA with Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment

The Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, has signed a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment (MRHE), based on the Municipality's determination to...

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SLA with DUSUP

The Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, has signed a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Dubai Supply Authority (DUSUP), based on the Municipality’s determination to achieve the gover...

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A virtual meeting with Jebel Ali Free Zone

In order to strengthen the strategic partnership between the governmental entities and the Free Zone's authorities in Dubai and given the importance of uniting efforts to serve the whole community,...

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Dubai Cartographic Basemap

Dubai Municipality has obtained the certificate of knowledge asset registration, as intellectual, of “Dubai Cartographic Basemap – Web Map Service”, thanks to the efforts of the Geographic Informat...

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Dubai Municipality and DCAA launched Dubai Horizons’ project

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA), chaired a virtual meeting with Dubai Municipality, in which H.E. Mohammed Abdullah Ahli, Director General o...

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Implementing “Absher Belsaad” initiative

Under the umbrella of the City Builder Initiatives, the housing loan service team implemented “Absher Belsaad” initiative, which includes developing a mechanism for providing a housing loan for Ema...

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Dubai Municipality adopts geospatial data in support of UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030

The Geographic Information System's Center (GISC) in Dubai Municipality has adopted the geospatial data in support of Dubai's Government strategy to the fully digital transition, through the compre...

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Dubai moving towards digital transformation in the building and construction sector using BIM

Dubai Municipality has established a working group to lead the digital transformation in the building and construction sector in Dubai and to implement Building Information Modeling (BIM). Also Dub...

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SLA with Dubai Statistics Center

Based on Dubai Municipality’s determination to achieve the government strategy to transform Dubai into the smartest and happiest city in the world, the Municipality, represented by the GISC, has si...

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"Dubai North Arrow”: from idea to reality on maps

Dubai Municipality has obtained the certificate of knowledge asset registration, as intellectual, of “Dubai North Arrow", thanks to the efforts of the Geographic Information Systems Center's employ...

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Keys to success workshop

The Geographic Services Department at GIS Centre in Dubai Municipality held a virtual workshop for its employees, titled “Keys to success", which was presented by Fatima Ibrahim Al-Amiri, a certifi...

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Virtual meeting with DHA

Among the efforts of the GISC in Dubai Municipality and its joint cooperation with Dubai Health Authority (DHA), it held a virtual meeting with the authority's employees to discuss the proposal of ...

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Virtual Meeting with KHDA

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting with Dubai Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), to discuss ways of cooperation between the two parties and work on prov...

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Esri: The World's Largest Virtual GIS Event in 2020

Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center has participated in the World's Largest Virtual GIS Event “Geospatial", which was held on three consecutive days from 14 to 16 July 2020; to view th...

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Virtual meeting with DDA

Within the framework of strengthening relations and cooperation with both public and private entities, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting with Dubai Development Author...

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A virtual meeting with the Transportation Security Department

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual introductory meeting with employees and directors of Dubai Police's Transportation Security Department. The objective of the meeting was to ...

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Virtual meeting with the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai

In the view of enhancing the strategic partnerships between the governmental entities and participating in building a sustainable city, the GISC in Dubai Municipality organized a virtual meeting wi...

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Virtual Meeting with the Holy Quran Academy in Sharjah.

The GISC in Dubai Municipality is keen to ensure sharing its best practices while cooperating with different entities. In this regard, it organized a virtual meeting with the employees of Holy Qura...

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Virtual meeting with Sharqia Development Authority (SDA)

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts to support the cooperation and share knowledge and experiences with different entities and countries, the Centre held a virtual meeting with a numbe...

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Remote Geospatial Training for the strategic stakeholders

As part of the series of remote geospatial trainings using the modern methods launched by the GIS Centre in Dubai Municipality to sustain the process of the development in the geospatial's field wi...

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Graduation: The National Artificial Intelligence Program

The Geographic Information System's center (GISc) in Dubai Municipality congratulates Ayeda Hassan Abdulla, GIS System Architect, on her graduation from the National Artificial Intelligence Program...

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A brainstorming session for GIS Center's employees

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality is keen to improve the quality of its services and focuses on the sustainable development of its operating procedures. In this regard, the center organized a br...

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MoU with DED

HE Eng. Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Department of Economic Development​ (DED), represented by HE Sami Al Qamzi, ...

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MOU wih DUSUP

Within the framework of enhancing cooperation and building convivial relations with the different local and national entities in the Emirate, the Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, ...

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An Introductory meeting with Dubai Health Authority (DHA)

​The GIS center in Dubai Municipality held an introductory virtual meeting with Dubai Health Authority (DHA), in which Maitha Al Nuaimi, Manager of Geographic Information Network Section at the cen...

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MOU with Dubai Development Authority

HE Eng. Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai Development Authority (DDA), represented by HE Malik Al Malik, Director Ge...

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‘Dubai Here’ system

The Dubai Municipality, represented by GIS Centre, has developed the 'Dubai Here' electronic system that is accessible on web browser or smart devices and features 2D and 3D maps of Dubai's assets,...

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The GIS Center’s Heroes

In spite of the circumstances that Dubai’s emirate has experienced during the past period due to coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), the employees of the geographic information system’s center managed...

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SLA with Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services

Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Ceter signed a service-level agreement with Dubai Corporation for Ambulance services (DCAS). This agreement aims to increase the cooperation between the t...

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Medal of Honor to frontline heroes

The HR department at Dubai Municipality handed over the Medal of Honor to Eng. Mariam Al Muhairi, director of GIS Center, presented by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown P...

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GISc in a virtual meeting with the Directorate General of Dubai Civil Defense

In order to enhance strategic partnerships between government entities and participate in building a sustainable city, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized a visual electronic meeting w...

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Remote Geospatial Training for strategic partners

As part of a series of remote geospatial trainings using the modern methods, which were launched by the Geographic Information System center (GISc) in Dubai Municipality, in order to sustain the pr...

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GISc in a virtual meeting with Dubai Land Department

In view of the importance of unifying the efforts made to serve the entire community and to enhance cooperation and participation in building a sustainable city, the GIS center ​in Dubai Municipali...

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Towards cooperation and joint efforts with Dubai Police

As part of the series of meetings organized by the Geographic Information System Center (GISc) in Dubai Municipality to enhance cooperation and participation in building a sustainable city, the cen...

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Service level agreement with IACAD

Based on the keenness of the Dubai Municipality to consolidate the principles of cooperation between all government and private entities in a way that benefits all participating parties, the Munici...

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Half of GIS Center’s employees returned to their offices in compliance with precautionary measures

Further to the decision of H. H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council to resume work at Dubai government departments’ office...

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A Webinar Session with RTA

In order to enhance strategic partnerships between government entities and participate in building a sustainable city, the ​GIS Center in Dubai Municipality ​organized a visual electronic meeting w...

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GISc in a virtual meeting with (TRA)-Dubai

The GIS center in Dubai Municipality held a virtual meeting with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority’s directors and employees, in order to cooperate and participate in building a sustainab...

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A webinar with Dubai Statistics Center

In support of Dubai’s vision to be a smart city and within the framework of enhancing cooperation and participating in building a sustainable city, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized an...

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Service level agreement with the Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority

Based on the keenness of the Dubai Municipality to consolidate the principles of cooperation between all government and private entities in a way that benefits all participating parties, the Munici...

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Service level agreement with the Directorate General of Dubai Civil Defense

Based on the keenness of the Dubai Municipality to consolidate the principles of cooperation between all government and private entities in a way that benefits all participating parties, the Munici...

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Service Level Agreement with RTA

Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center has signed a service level agreement with the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). The agreement aimed to increase cooperation between the two...

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An Online meeting with DEWA

Within the framework of enhancing cooperation and participating in building a sustainable city, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized an online meeting with a number of directors and emplo...

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Developments of Dubai BIM Roadmap Design and Implementation for Building Construction project

Within the activities of Dubai BIM Roadmap Design and Implementation for Building Construction project commissioned by the Dubai's Building Permit Procedures Development Committee, which the GIS ce...

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3D LIDAR Scanning of Dubai buildings & landmarks

The GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Center in Dubai Municipality accomplished a great effort in the recent period, despite the exceptional circumstances, by scanning all the landmarks and buil...

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Webinar: AI for Lidar Feature Extraction

Dubai Municipality's GIS Center staff participated in a​​ webinar session, organized by ESRI. The session was about the AI for Lidar Feature Extraction, where they look into the automation of high-...

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SLA with Emirates Post Group

The Dubai Municipality is keen to strengthen the joint cooperative principles with all government and private entities for the benefit of all parties in terms of updating the services and facilitat...

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The Smart Addressing System “Makani”... with new features that serve People of Determination

In line with the goals of "My Community .. A Place for Everyone" initiative launched by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Coun...

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Risks Mitigation Plan in GIS Center

The Geographic Information Network section at GIS Center in Dubai Municipality, held their periodic remotely meeting;​​ to discuss the risks that the section might face due to Corona virus (Covid-1...

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First Remote Geospatial Training

In abidance with the precautionary measures to prevent the emerging corona virus, and by utilizing modern technology to continue the development process in the geospatial field. The GIS Center in D...

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GeoHub Workshops are Only a Click Away

As part of its continuous efforts to support the Academic sector in the GIS field, GeoHub in collaboration with GIS Center's experts hosted its first virtual edition of workshops today. GeoHub's on...

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Visit to GIS Center: The General Department of Operations in Dubai Police

The GIS Center of Dubai Municipality received a delegation from the General Department of Operations in Dubai Police;​ in order to enhance the cooperation between the two parties in common fields ​​​

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Sharjah ​Center for Astronomy & Space S​ciences​ visited GIS Center

The GIS Center of Dubai Municipality has received a delegation from Sharjah Center of Astronomy & Space Sciences, in order to discuss cooperation between the two parties. During the meeting the GIS...

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GIS Center meeting with Meydan

The GIS Center met with Meydan, in order to discuss ways of cooperation and the terms of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two parties in the field of geospatial infrastructure. Whe...

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Accomplishing tasks on time

The Strategy & Corporate Excellence Department in Dubai Municipality ​honored Abdullah Ibrahim Juma from GIS Center, for his efforts in calculating service indicators and adding them on time into t...

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Honoring GIS Employees

Muhammad Ibrahim Al Marzouqi, Director of Data Section at GIS Center and the employees Mahar Juma Al ketbi and Asma Abdullah Al Ali, were honored for their distinguished efforts and effective contr...

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Strengthening cooperation with the academic sector

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality received a delegation from Al Ittihad Private School in Dubai; to know more​​ about the achievements and the innovative projects of the center, where future coo...

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A delegation visit: RTA & the Department of Land & Property in Dubai

The GIS Center of Dubai Municipality met with a delegation from the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Land and Property Departemnt in Dubai and the Urban Planning and Studies Department in Dubai...

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Future Pioneers

Within the framework of the GIS Center efforts in Dubai Municipality to support innovation in geospatial business and projects' fields, the Center, through the business incubator GeoHub, received s...

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Meeting with the Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Management of Dubai Police

A coordination meeting with the Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Management of Dubai Police, to discuss the cooperation with the GIS Center​

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Winning in Data First Challenge

Ahmed Al Shehhi, Neelagandan Ulaga Nathan and Surbjeet Singh Dutta, employees ​from GIS Center were honored among the Dubai Municipality team who won the Data Team Award for achieving the highest p...

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Government leadership workshop

GIS center employees participated in the government leadership workshop organized by the Municipality, which revolves around the requirements for achieving government leadership, as part of the Mun...

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DHA delegation visit

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality received a delegation from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), to know more about the best practices, technologies and projects the center follows, as well as​ to...

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A delegation from Dubai Ambulance visited the GIS Center

The GIS Center of Dubai Municipality received a delegation from Dubai Ambulance, in order ​to showcase the best practices followed by the center and the latest technologies and projects, in additio...

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Building Capacity in Al Geospatial Program

In its course to cope with the highest standards of the available technology around the globe, GIS Center invited one of the most experienced trainers of ESRI (A global market leader organization i...

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BIM Project

​Dr. Ali Ismail GIS Specialist, met with the Dubai Development Authority (DED) & Trakhees , in order to provide them with the work plan and latest developments for the BIM project

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Geospatial AI Technology

The GIS Center hosted one of the most experienced trainers in the ESRI Corporation, one of the leading companies in the global market in GIS; to train the specialized team that is currently applyin...

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The General Department of Airport Security in the Dubai Police visited GIS Center

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality received a delegation from the threat assessment section at the General Department of Airport Security in the Dubai Police, to discuss the cooperation between t...

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AI and Machine Learning Conference

Dubai Municipality's GIS Center staff attended an online conference on artificial intelligence and machine learning,​ organized by Amazon Web Services (AWS).The conference aimed at enabling the emp...

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Collaboration with Al Mas Robotics Company

As part of the GIS Center efforts to support the innovation in the field of business and future projects, the Center, through its business incubator GeoHub, welcomed the Emirati inventor and entrep...

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Saif Al Saidi champion of the Desert Challenge 2020

Saif Al Saidi the champion from the Dubai Municipality team, won the first place from the teams’ category in the 6th edition of the Desert Challenge Championship «Desert Warrior 2020». More than 2,...

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A delegation from Civil Defense visited GIS Center

A technical delegation from Civil Defense visited GIS Center, to discuss the requirements of the higher management of geospatial civil defense data and its cooperation with Dubai Municipality, in a...

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Introductory Workshop for Makani App: Al Salam Private School

Within the framework of the Center's efforts to cooperate with educational institutions, spread awareness and transfer knowledge, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized an introductory work...

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GIS Center inspires UAE University students for their Graduation Projects

As part of the intensive and continuous efforts to promote and develop the exchange of geospatial expertise and information, the GIS Center through its business incubator GeoHub, welcomed the stude...

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Brainstorming workshop on the use of Future Technology

Part of the brainstorming workshop organized by the Geographical Information Network Section, led by Maitha Al-Nuaimi Manager of the Geographical Information Network Section. The session was aimed ...

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A delegation from Dubai Police visited GIS Center

A delegation from the Dubai Police General Command visited the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality and met Eng. Maryam Al Muhairi, Head of GIS Center. The visit aimed to implement the smart solutions ...

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MoU with IACAD

The GIS Center, represented by HE Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, signed a memorandum of understanding with Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department, represente...

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Introductory Workshop for Makani App: Emirates Post Group

Within the framework of the GIS Center efforts to reach out to the various entities and departments in Dubai to educate them of the center services and introduce the smart geographical addressing s...

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MoU with Emirates Post Group

The GIS Center, represented by HE Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, signed a memorandum of understanding with Emirates Post Group, represented by HE Abdullah Mohammed Al Ashr...

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The Traffic Control Department in Dubai Police: A visit to GIS Center

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality, received a delegation from the Traffic Control Department in the Dubai Police; in order to enhance the relationship and bonds of cooperation between the two pa...

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The Happiness Philosophy workshop

The Geographical Services Department at GIS Centre in Dubai Municipality, organized a workshop for its employees titled The Happiness Philosophy, which was held at Zabeel Park, and presented by Fat...

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Introductory Workshop for Makani Application:Al Salam Community Private School

Within the framework of the Center's efforts to cooperate with educational institutions, spread awareness and transfer knowledge, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality had organized an introductory ...

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Collaboration with Higher Colleges of Technology in Dubai

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality strives to be continuously ahead in terms of developments in the field of GIS. In this regard, the center through GeoHub welcomed a delegation from the Higher C...

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The GIS Center Team Wins Over Customers and Partners Relations Department Team

Determination, persistence and enthusiasm were the keys to success, as they appeared on the GIS Center team players and were the reason behind achieving victory in the Dubai Municipality Football L...

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Geospatial Services Center Project

The first meeting to discuss Geospatial Services Center project was held in partnership with the National Survey Authority in Britain (Ordnance Survey). This project is considered the first project...

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Collaboration with Al-Futtaim Group in Smart City Initiative & Innovation

Within the framework of the GIS Center efforts in Dubai Municipality to support innovation in geospatial business and projects' fields, the Center, through GeoHub, held a meeting with Al-Futtaim gr...

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Dubai Police: A Visit to the Center

​Dubai Police Headquarters conducted a visit to GIS Center and Survey Department to discuss initiating a new project to view, exchange and manage all geographical data related to Dubai Police. Duba...

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Collaboration with the University of Sharjah

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality welcomed a delegation from University of Sharjah to discuss collaboration opportunities with their RISE (Research Institute of Sciences & Engineering).​

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Federal GIS center of UAE: A Visit to GIS Center in Dubai Municiplaity

The GIS Center welcomes the team of Federal GIS Center of UAE

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Launch of Designing a New Electronic System for Building Permits Project in Dubai Municipality

Dubai Municipality has launched a project to design a new electronic system for building permits on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.The consulting firm implementing the project provided a detailed pres...

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The GIS Center Team Wins Over Food Safety Department Team

The determination and persistence appeared on the GIS Center team players, as they achieved victory in the Dubai Municipality Football League Championship 2019-2020 against the Food Safety Departme...

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Partnership Star Initiative

The GIS Center ranked first in the fourth quarter of 2019 for its continuous efforts with partners. The Department of Customer Relations and Partners Management in appreciation of her distinguished...

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Dubai Municipality and Emaar: Cooperation in GIS field

A delegation from Emaar had visited the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality on Thursday 16th of January 2020 to discuss ways of cooperation in the field of GIS, where the engineer. Maryam Al Muhairi, ...

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Launch of Dubai BIM Roadmap Design and Implementation for Building Construction Project

The Building Permits Development Committee in Dubai launched a project to design and implement a roadmap for Building Information Modeling in the Emirate of Dubai on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.The...

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Discussing Unification of Land Parcel Numbering System Using Dubai Lands and Planning Management System

In the context of the GIS Center's efforts in Dubai Municipality to improve systems and facilitate procedures, the center held a meeting with Trakhees, Nakheel properties and Jebel Ali Free Zone (J...

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GeoHub: Future View of Geospatial Technologies

As part of the intensive and continuous efforts to promote and develop the exchange of geospatial expertise and information, the Center, through its business incubator GeoHub, welcomed the leading ...

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2020: Let’s Talk about Something Different

Away from the work environment, the Director of the GIS Center organized a training workshop under the title "Let's talk about something different" for employees who recently joined the center. The...

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Dubai Civil Aviation Authority: A Visit to the Center

A delegation from the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has visited the Center to review its best practices in the field of GIS. The authority presented the Drone project “Dubai SkyDome " and discusse...

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The GIS Center Team Wins Over Public Health and Safety Team

Among a celebratory atmosphere that embedded more familiarity and love among Dubai Municipality employees, the GIS Center team achieved victory in the Dubai Municipality Football League 2019-2020​​...

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Ministry of Infrastructure Development: A Visit to GIS Center

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts in Dubai Municipality to support and exchange knowledge and experiences between various entities, a delegation from the Ministry of Infrastructure D...

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BIM Training Workshop

Within the framework of the GIS Center's efforts in Dubai Municipality to support innovation, spread awareness and knowledge, and develop the employees' skills in the field of geospatial projects a...

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First Place for Giving Useful Recommendations

The GIS Center ranked first in the category of giving the most useful recommendations at the level of Dubai Municipality, and Eng. Hussein Mohammed Abdulmuttalib was honored by the Knowledge Manage...

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Winter Camp Reservation Service for Dubai Municipality Employees

The GIS Center, in cooperation with the Building Permit Department in Dubai Municipality, has developed an electronic system to reserve winter camps for Dubai Municipality's employees, in order to ...

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Al Futtaim Group: A Visit to Municipality's Headquarter

A delegation from the Al Futtaim Group in the presence of ​GIS Manager ,Bahaeddin Al-Qedrah​, has visited the Municipality's headquarter, to view the best practices of the center in the field of GI...

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Environment Agency Abu Dhabi: A Visit to Municipality's Headquarter

A delegation from the Environment Agency Abu Dhabi in the presence of the Director of Environmental Information Department and a number of the agency's employees has visited the Municipality's head...

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A workshop to increase competitiveness of Dubai Government staff for print and digital maps

The GIS Center invited a senior Cartographer from ESRI (A global market leader organization in GIS) to conduct a workshop, where the SME shared the methodology and demonstrated several examples fro...

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Esri Senior Executive Summit 2019

Dubai Municipality, represented by the GIS Center, participated in the Esri Senior Executive Summit, which was held on December 11, 2019. The summit aims to provide an opportunity for Esri partners...

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GeoHub: From an Idea to Reality

Within the framework of the GIS Center efforts in Dubai Municipality to support innovation in geospatial business and projects' fields, the Center, through GeoHub, held its first meeting to look at...

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The GIS Center Team Wins Over Human Resources Management Team

A match was held within the Dubai Municipality Football League 2019-2020 championship between the GIS Center and the Human Resources Management teams . Fortunately, it ended with GIS Center team's ...

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Memorandum of Understanding with Noon

Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center has signed a memorandum of understanding with Noon, in view of increasing cooperation between the two parties in the field of promoting and developi...

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Participation of the Center in The Big 5 Heavy Exhibition

The GIS Center in Dubai Municiplaity participated in the RTA Innovation in BIM Summit in Dubai within the activities of the International Big Five Exhibition (The Big 5 Heavy) which was held in Dub...

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Introductory Workshop for Makani Application

As part of the continuous efforts of the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality to spread awareness and knowledge of the geographic address system "Makani", the Center has organized an introductory works...

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Participants from Dubai Municipality in Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona

Within a delegation that comprises of 11 governmental and semi-government entities, the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality participated in the eighth session of the Smart City Expo World Congress in ...

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GIS Day 2019

GIS Center in Dubai Municipality celebrated the Geographic Information Systems Day on Wednesday, 13th of November 2019.Latest innovations, geospatial systems and artificial intelligence technologie...

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GISC Provides Support and Training for Students

Among the activities of the GIS Day, more than 100 students from different universities were involved and trained on geospatial survey technologies as well as on other activities. These activities ...

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Won First Place in “Dubai Frame Challenge”

GISC employees are not only leaders in geospatial data but also in challenges that need physical strength and mental toughness. Our champion Saif Al Saidi challenged his inner warrior by proving hi...

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Memorandum of Understanding with Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority

On Sunday November 10, 2019, Dubai Municipality has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, in view of enhancing cooperation frameworks between the two parties ...

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Desert Warrior Challenge

The Champion of the GISC, Saif Al-Saidi, won first place in the region's most adrenaline-fueled and exhilarating obstacle challenge “Desert Warrior challenge" within the Dubai Municipality team.​

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Young Professionals in Space Conference

The GIS Center participated in the fourth edition of the “Young Professionals in Space 2019" conference (YPS), which was launched by Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Center at the Dubai International Conv...

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Moving Towards Geospatial Cities

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, Engineer Mariam Al Muhairi the Director of GIS Center was hosted in the 9th...

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The GIS Center Female Champions are at the Forefront of Basketball

Within the Dubai Municipality Women's team, GIS Center female employees had participated in Sheikha Hind Women's Sports Tournament, the largest of its kind, which includes teams from different gove...

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Dubai Municipality Participates in the 5th Annual Construction Summit

Embracing Constructability – Going Beyond BIM!This year, The Construction Summit Middle East returned on October 23rd, 2019 with a mandate to exploring construction work processes and technology th...

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Gitex 2019: MoU between Dubai Municipality and Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services

The director of Dubai Municipality's GIS center, Eng. Mariam Obaid Al Muhairi has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Acting Director of the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services...

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Dubai Municipality, Emirates Transport signed MoU for Geo-Dubai

The director of Dubai Municipality's GIS center, Eng. Mariam Obaid Al Muhairi has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the director of information systems at Emirates Transport, Mohammed...

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Gitex 2019: MoU between Dubai Municipality and Nedaa

The director of Dubai Municipality's GIS center, Eng. Mariam Obaid Al Muhairi has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the executive director of Nedaa Professional Communication Co, Mans...

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GITEX 2019

Dubai Municipality was honored to welcome HH Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, and HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, D...

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Visit to Cityscape World Exhibition & Conference 2019

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group, inaugurated the Building Information Modeling (BIM) project launched by the Duba...

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BIM Middle East 2019 Conference & Expo

Under the umbrella of Dubai Building Permit Development Committee, the GIS Center participated in the BIM Middle East 2019 Conference & Expo Open BIM The Key to Industry 4.0 on September 24, 2019, ...

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MoU with Dubai Multi Commodities Centre

Dubai Municipality represented by the GIS Center has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, in view of increasing cooperation between the two parties in the f...

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For the first time: Using Virtual Reality Technology

​The signing of the smart agreement through the “Virtual Reality" between Dubai Municipality and Civil DefenseDubai Municipality Director General, Dawood Al Hajri and Director General of the Civil ...

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Visit to the headquarters of Ordnance Service in the United Kingdom​

Ordnance Survey in UK is the Royal Commission charged by the British Government to carry out surveying, administrative boundaries, mapping and all geographic information systems for more than two c...

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World Government Summit

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, unveiled the new corporate identity of Dubai Municipality at the Seventh World Gove...

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Nature Day Initiative

As part of the efforts of the GIS Center in Dubai Municipality to spread positive energy among employees, and in the context of supporting initiatives that encourage preserving the desert and mount...

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Maitha Al Nuaimi: the first Emirati to obtain a 3D camera drone license

Dubai Municipality has provided support and training to the engineer and GIS Specialist, Maitha Al Nuaimi, to qualify as the first Emirati woman to obtain 3D camera drone license in Dubai awarded b...

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Launching of the Smart Training Center

Dubai Municipality launches a virtual training center, which is the first of its kind in the region, under the supervision of the GIS CenterDubai Municipality, under the supervision of the GIS Cent...

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ESRI User Conference -Middle East and Africa

GISC has participated in the ESRI Conference in 11-13 December 2018, the largest GIS event in the region. The conference represents an opportunity to gain awareness about new advances scored in dev...

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GIS Day 2018

GIS Center (GISC) has organized a day on 14 November 2018 to mark the occasion of the World Day of Geographic Information Systems (GIS Day). Members of the Geospatial community of Dubai, which cons...

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GITEX exhibition 2018

Dubai Municipality participated in GITEX exhibition 2018 to assert its position at the local, regional and international levels and to share its knowledge and experiences with the participants in t...

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Global Cityscape Exhibition reviews investment opportunities in the UAE and the region

Launch of GeoDubai at CityscapeDubai Municipality has participated in Cityscape exhibition 2018 in the period 2-4 October at Dubai World Trade Center, to support the real estate environment in Dub...

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International Labor Day

Under the slogan "Our Workers are Givers Without Limits“, the GIS Center celebrated International Labor Day which falls on the first of May of each year , by showing appreciation and gratitude for ...

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GIS Center Initiative in Mother’s Day

To celebrate Mother's Day, the Director of the GIS Center, Maryam Al-Muhairi, presented gifts to all mothers in the center and congratulated them in appreciation of their efforts, and as an affirma...

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Who is our Happy Employee Initiative

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality launched the initiative "Who is our Happy Employee?" on International Happiness Day which falls on March 20 of each year. This is to establish concepts of happi...

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Our Department Reads Initiative

As part of the GIS Center's participation in the Year of Reading, an initiative was implemented under the title of “Our Department Reads" in order to consolidate and enhance the employees' reading ...

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All the Way from Sharjah to Dubai Municipality Headquarter by Walking!

Under the initiative of the Car Free Day , a group of GIS employees accompanied by the Director of the Department Eng. Mariam Al Muhairi used the ferry to reach the Dubai Municipality Headquarters ...

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Gift and Love Initiative

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality had organized an initiative called “Gift and Love", in order to spread the positive energy, love and familiarity between employees. The idea of the initiative i...

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Celebrating the Return of Pilgrims

The celebration of the return of pilgrims is an essential part of Hajj pilgrimage rituals. The GIS Center has special methods, customs and traditions for welcoming pilgrims, as it organized a lunch...

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Enable's Exhibition for Selling Products of People of Determination Team

In the context of supporting societal initiatives, and to support and encourage projects of people of determination, the GIS Center held an exhibition to sell the products of the People of Determin...

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A Visit to Saruq Al-Hadid Archeology Museum

The GIS Center organized a trip for its employees to visit the Saruq Al-Hadid Archeology Museum in the Shindagha Historic District. This museum is considered one of the most important archaeologica...

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Academic Day for University Students

The GIS Center had organized an event for the Academic day for university students in the main building of the Dubai Municipality ​. A group of students from both United Arab Emirates University an...

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Proper Behavior in case of a Fire Workshop

The Occupational Health and Safety team at the GIS Center, in cooperation with the Department of Civil Defense, organized a workshop under the title of "Proper Behavior in case of a Fire" during th...

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Health and Sports Day

As part of the municipality's efforts to spread health awareness and encourage sports' culture, the GIS Center held a sports day for employees under the slogan “Make Sport a Way of Life". The event...

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Take a Book and Leave a Book Initiative

To celebrate the month of reading, the GIS Center had organized the "Take a Book and Leave a Book" initiative, where a number of municipal employees and their children participated to support this ...

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GIS Center was Honored in the 2017 Partnerships Forum

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality was honored by Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Municipality and Planning Department, in appreciation of the joint efforts between the two ...

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Remote Sensing and Annual Scientific Forum - 2017

The GIS Center in Dubai Municipality organized the Remote Sensing and Annual Scientific Forum. The forum aims to share geospatial experiences, in addition to showcasing many presentations by the pa...

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Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Launches Makani Application in Dubai

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, who is responsible for the implementation of the initiative to transform ...

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