Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA) facilitates the dynamic collaboration between startups, private entities and government to work on prespecified challenges relevant to our future. DFA combines startups’ innovation and agility with the scale of forward-thinking public and private sector organisations. DFA positions Dubai as an attractive destination for startups and entrepreneurs, and as a citywide testbed for innovative technology.

 

 

Application Steps

Read the challenges defined by our government partners and select the challenge you’d like to apply for.

Fill out the application form.

Shortlisted companies will be invited to a virtual interview.

Previous Cohort

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Testimonials

“The DFA experience was something that can be described as “one in a lifetime experience”. Besides the business contacts, we could network with exceptional likeminded entrepreneurs and build relationships and friendships for life.”

- Blochin Cuius, CEO, MVMANT

The Dubai Future Accelerators will generate and implement creative ideas that help the government achieve its objectives for various sectors and all segments of society.

- Major General, Mohammed Al Marri, commander-in-chief of Dubai Police

By participating in Dubai Future Accelerators, we want to achieve fast and tangible results that support our policies and programmes and accelerate government services to advanced levels

- Saeed Al Tayer, Managing Director and CEO DEWA

The Authority explored Hyperloop technology and the possibilities of applying it to the public transportation sector in Dubai.

- Matar Al Tayer, Director General RTA

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