Dubai, 10 August 2023 – Asiarath, a leading ecosystem innovation and venture-building firm, is delighted to declare the official launch of the Launchpad at AREA 2071 located in Emirates Towers, Dubai. Designed as a dynamic platform, the Launchpad would facilitate launch and scale up of promising new founders and investors entering Dubai.
AREA 2071, under the visionary guidance of the Dubai Future Foundation, has become a prominent ecosystem for forward-thinking individuals, start-ups, and organizations. With the Launchpad, entrepreneurs in the UAE will now have access to an additional suite of resources, activities, and events dedicated to enhancing their entrepreneurial journey.
Asiarath firmly believes in the power of collaboration and knowledge-sharing. The objective is to establish an environment where entrepreneurs can connect with like-minded individuals, industry experts, investors and mentors to exchange ideas, explore potential opportunities, and transform their innovative visions into tangible realities. Launchpad would provide a supportive ecosystem that facilitates the growth and prosperity of aspiring entrepreneurs and startups.
Launchpad will host a series of programs and activities including new age accelerators focused on transforming technology, sustainability related initiatives as well as bootcamps and community meetups to strengthen the technology community in the region. It aims to bring together technology enthusiasts, innovators and investors from around the world to a single place in Dubai.
Moreover, the Launchpad will offer a range of resources that entrepreneurs can leverage to accelerate their ventures. This includes access to state-of-the-art co-working spaces, cutting-edge technology infrastructure, mentorship programs, and a vibrant community of fellow entrepreneurs. Additionally, the hub will collaborate with leading industry partners to provide targeted support in areas such as tech support, funding, legal guidance, and market research.
Saeed Al Falasi, Executive Director, Future Design and Acceleration at Dubai Future Foundation, said: “AREA 2071 represents a rich ecosystem of cross-sector innovators and experts that are positioned to lower and remove some of the barriers that commonly face start-ups and entrepreneurs. Since its inception in 2017, the platform has welcomed thousands of companies from across the globe into its ecosystem, underlining Dubai’s position as a global hub and platform for start-ups. Our partnership with Asiarath will further enhance Dubai as a top destination for founders and investors.”
“Entrepreneurship is the driving force behind innovation and economic growth. With the Launchpad at AREA 2071, we aim to provide a holistic platform for entrepreneurs in the UAE to thrive and flourish,” said Yatin K Thakur, Founder and Managing Partner of Asiarath. “We are excited to collaborate with the Dubai Future Foundation to foster a dynamic ecosystem that fosters innovation, facilitates collaboration, and empowers the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders.”
Asiarath is a company driven by a profound enthusiasm for founders, disruption, and innovation. Their mission revolves around propelling growth-stage startups by offering them future-proof solutions and establishing their presence at the core of the global marketplace. Asiarath demonstrates unwavering dedication to accelerating the success of entrepreneurs, ensuring they have access to the necessary tools, resources, and opportunities required to flourish amidst a rapidly evolving business landscape. By fostering a culture of innovation, Asiarath empowers startups to make a lasting impact and achieve exceptional growth.
About AREA 2071
AREA 2071 has state-of-the-art facilities equipped with modern amenities and cutting-edge technology. It offers a unique environment that fosters innovation, collaboration, and growth. This is an ideal destination for growth stage companies looking to establish a strong presence in the UAE and tap into the vast opportunities available in the region. With its strategic location and comprehensive support services, AREA 2071 aims to be the epicenter of all innovations and future tech initiatives in UAE.
About Dubai Future Foundation (DFF)
Dubai Future Foundation is a visionary organization at the forefront of shaping Dubai’s future as a global hub for innovation and technological advancement. With a relentless commitment to fostering a culture of innovation, the foundation serves as a catalyst for transformative initiatives and strategic partnerships. By spearheading projects, programs, and platforms, Dubai Future Foundation propels Dubai towards becoming a leading global destination for cutting-edge technologies, research, and development. The foundation’s forward-thinking approach empowers entrepreneurs, startups, and enterprises to embrace emerging technologies, explore new horizons, and navigate the ever-evolving landscape of the future. Through its initiatives, Dubai Future Foundation lays the groundwork for a prosperous and sustainable future, driving economic growth and enhancing the quality of life for individuals in the United Arab Emirates and beyond.