Dubai’s transportation will radically transform in the next decades. Autonomous cars and other type of vehicles are about to revolutionize the transportation. United Arab Emirates is a leader in technology and R&D and it’s a step further in harnessing artificial intelligence for major cost savings and efficiency in public transportation.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has launched a strategy for the future of transportation in Dubai as the key element to become the smartest city in the world. This project can be summed up with some big numbers:
- 25% of Dubai’s transportation will be autonomous by 2030
- Saving up to Dh22 billion a year by reducing the costs by 44%
- Increasing productivity by 13% which is achieved by reducing travel time by 396 millions of hours annually
- Reducing accidents by 12%, saving Dh2 billion a year