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Business & Money | Thursday 9 November, 2023 10:38 am |

Al-Othaim Investment announces the launch of Al-Othaim Company for Development, Research and Artificial Intelligence

Company announced the launch of Al-Othaim Company for Development, Research and Artificial Intelligence, indicating that this is in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030 to achieve a comprehensive digital transformation in the country.


She added in a statement that the launch of Al-Othaim Development, Research and Artificial Intelligence Company comes within the framework of the company's strategy to support digital transformation in Saudi Arabia, as the company expects artificial intelligence to have a significant impact on a wide range of sectors, including health, education and shopping.


For her part, Dr. Fatima Baathman, CEO of Al-Othaim Development, Research and Artificial Intelligence, said: We strongly believe in the revolutionary R&D ability of AI in transforming businesses and communities, and the launch of Othaim Development, Research and Artificial Intelligence Company is fully in line with our long-term vision to be a leader in the use of technology to improve the quality of life and improve customer service.


She added that it reflects Al Othaim's commitment to investing in harness artificial intelligence in the field of projects and smart cities as well as shopping services and the strong desire to promote innovation and provide advanced technical solutions that are in line with international best practices, while providing excellent services to customers and achieving a real digital transformation that supports the achievement of the goals of Vision 2030. This step highlights the company’s commitment to strategic directions in smart projects and smart cities, and reflects its desire to manage facilities with increased intelligence and efficiency.


She pointed out that "Othaim Company for the Development and Research of Artificial Intelligence" will focus on exploiting artificial intelligence technology in the study and analysis of data, and provide innovative solutions to enhance information security, and aim to create a suitable work environment that corresponds to the requirements of the digital age. The new company will also build global strategic partnerships with universities, research institutes and startups in the artificial intelligence sector at home, with the aim of expanding the database and available expertise, and making the most of this advanced technology.


It is noteworthy that Dr. Fatima Baathman is a leading Saudi scientist in the field of scientific research and artificial intelligence and a doctorate in modern artificial intelligence from the British University of Huddersfield and was awarded an honor board for university graduates. She is the first woman in the Middle East to obtain a doctorate in artificial intelligence, and a winner of four international awards, the artificial intelligence award from America in the category of scientific research, the artificial intelligence and blockchain award in the scientific research category from Britain as well as the technology award for women from Abu Dhabi, and the award for lifetime achievements in technology women in Dubai. She was also selected among the 100 most important women for artificial intelligence ethics and was selected in the MIT Technology list Review for the most prominent Arab artificial intelligence experts, and the most prominent owners of the vision of artificial intelligence in the Arab world based on the classification of Arabic.


She has also held several administrative positions, obtained an associate doctorate in artificial intelligence - King Abdulaziz University, and has many projects, researches and literature in the fields of artificial intelligence and information technology.


It is worth mentioning that Al-Othaim Investment Company is characterized by diversity and comprehensiveness, as it has companies and sectors in the fields of malls, hotels, residential, cinema, entertainment, fashion, restaurants and multi-use projects, which highlights its strategy for expansion and diversification.



Source: Argaam 

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