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Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed attends DRIFTx exhibition and reviews preparations ahead of Abu Dhabi Autonomous Racing League

Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed attends DRIFTx exhibition and reviews preparations ahead of Abu Dhabi Autonomous Racing League
26 Apr 2024 20:49

ABU DHABI (ALETIHAD)

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has attended the inaugural edition of Abu Dhabi Mobility Week at Yas Marina Circuit.

During the visit, His Highness toured the DRIFTx exhibition, which is showcasing the latest technology and solutions in the field of autonomous vehicles. His Highness visited a number of local and international company pavilions and discussed the latest technology and solutions in the field.

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan met with some of Abu Dhabi’s strategic partners to continue building partnerships that support and accelerate the growth of the smart and autonomous vehicles sector at the Smart and Autonomous Vehicles Industry (SAVI) cluster in Masdar City.

His Highness also reviewed preparations ahead of the inaugural Abu Dhabi Autonomous Racing League (A2RL), which will take place on April 27 at Yas Marina Circuit as part of the Abu Dhabi Mobility Week.

In addition, His Highness met with a group of young UAE school students participating in A2RL’s STEM Race. The competition will see students from 18 schools showcase their coding skills on 1:8 scale models of autonomous cars. His Highness commended the students on their technical expertise and creativity and emphasised the UAE leadership’s commitment to nurturing young talent as a key pillar of Abu Dhabi’s thriving future industries.

His Highness was accompanied by His Excellency Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa, Chairman of the Department of Municipalities and Transport; and His Excellency Ahmed Jasem Al Zaabi, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development.

Organised by the Department of Municipalities and Transport, Abu Dhabi Mobility Week has gathered global industry leaders, manufacturers and operators to discuss the future of transportation and smart city technologies, and includes DRIFTx, Mobility LIVE ME, Abu Dhabi Autonomous Racing League (A2RL), research and development activities and community events.

Source: Aletihad - Abu Dhabi
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