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UiPath holds first RPA customer meeting for the region

UiPath Together Middle East brought together customers and partners to discuss RPA

UiPath Together Middle East brought together customers and partners from the region.
UiPath Together Middle East brought together customers and partners from the region.

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software specialist UiPath has hosted its first customer and partner meeting for the region to discuss RPA deployments.

UiPath Together Middle East took place today in Dubai, and brought together more than 400 customers, partners, automation experts and thought leaders, to share success stories, expert knowledge, and key learnings from RPA deployments.

UiPath announced the regional availability of the UiPath Academic Alliance, a global education initiative designed to drive the company's vision for an automated and fully-employed world. The Alliance empowers all people - from young students to experienced professionals - to access and leverage available automation solutions, and thrive in the workplace of the future.

The Academic Alliance also represents the UiPath ambition to equip more than one million students and one thousand schools with this knowledge - globally - in the next three years.

In the region, UiPath is partnering with Blackboard Educational Technology & Services which has set up centres of excellence that support several regional universities as they work towards a curriculum enhanced by automation & AI, preparing their students for the future workplace. 

Kulpreet Singh, Managing Director EMEA, UiPath, said: "Organisations in the Middle East are exploring and investing in RPA and AI solutions with a view to creating competitive differentiation and accelerating the pace of their digital transformation. By structuring and strengthening our presence in the region, we are making ourselves available to the industry as it navigates trends, and we are also already playing a role in preparing the next generation of developers and employees for the future workplace."

The event emphasized the critical role of RPA and AI in accelerating digital transformation among customer organisations. The conference included sessions with customers, partners and UiPath experts including Daniel Dines, Co-Founder and CEO of UiPath; Rajesh Garg, Group CFO at Landmark Group, who discussed key aspects for the digital enterprise; Tom Clancy, Senior Vice President - Global Learning at UiPath; Jyoti Lalchandani, Group Vice President and Managing Director of IDC META; Yousuf Al Shaiba, Digital Transformation & AI Advisor to Chairman - Ajman Municipality; and Jon Blackburn, Partner - Africa, India & Middle East - Advisory Services at Ernst & Young.