UiPath, an enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software company, hosted UiPath Together Middle East – an event focused on RPA and AI-enabled digital transformation solutions in the region.
The event brought together more than 400 customers, partners, automation experts and thought leaders, the conference served as an opportunity for sharing customer stories, expert knowledge, and key learnings from RPA deployments.
Building on its mission of ‘one robot for every employee’, 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 who has set up centers 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 delved into the critical role of RPA and AI in accelerating digital transformation among customer organisations and industry experts.
Karan Dixit, vice president – MEA, UiPath, said, “There is no denying, the digital revolution is in full swing globally, and by committing to the region, we want to spread awareness and help everyone to prepare – collaborating with a digital workforce will unburden employees from repetitive, mundane tasks, and free them to embrace more strategic and creative work. We are already in discussion with with our customers, partners, and the Academic Alliance community, and looking forward to steering the region towards the future of work, and enable a greater understanding of the opportunities RPA will bring.”