Under the Patronage of
Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai
Hans holds university degrees from Bentley; BA in finance, Hult; MBA and is a candidate for PHD with
Tübingen. Hans hold certificates from Oxford and MIT in Blockchain and AI. For the past 7 years he leads
Dtec the largest techhub in MENA with 800+ startups from 71 nations. Dtec helped create 3000 jobs and
the inflow of $300m into the local economy. Dtec excels in providing co-working, acceleration, incubation,
labs, events, learning, venture capital and corporate innovation. Hans has founded and run several start-
ups and departments within MNCs on different continents, including Siemens’ first incubator. Hans serves
as board director and advisor of start-ups and Universities. Dtec has won 9 awards during Hans’
12:05 - 13:00
Startup Session 3: Are Startup’s just jumping on AI Hype train?
- Role of AI & Machine learning and its capability to transform Start-Up productivity.
- 40% of European Start-Ups classify themselves as AI Start-ups, but they don’t exploit AI. How does this affect the Investors in investing in Start-Up?
- However, other AI StartUps are successful and are able to gain momentum and raise money as well. And, easily get acquired by major players in the industry.