UAE to continue it a landmark role in technology through another trailblazing achievement of becoming the first to have a blockchain court in the world. This innovation into its judiciary continues the versatility of blockchain as its benefits spread into every phase of human society.
Dubai, The Trailblazer
Dubai has made a great feat in the technology development as every facet of its society has seen groundbreaking achievement in innovations. Smart Dubai, AI city, an underwater hotel, 3D printed houses and new technology never bypass UAE, as they aim to be the materialization of sci-fi cities.
Futuristic tech solution such as the self-driving transport challenge, which has led to a deal with Tesla to supply a fleet of 200 vehicles serve the city’s streets without the need for a driver, a mission to make 25% of cars in the city driverless by 2030.
Concerning blockchain technology the country has even further step to have a landmark achievement teaming up with IBM early this year in their bid to become the first “blockchain government.” As part Government plan for Smart Dubai, they want all their existing government systems to be migrated into a blockchain platform by 2020.
Dubai To Get the First Blockchain Court In The World
To further the goals of Dubai’s government, the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) Courts announced in a statement that they would be partnering Smart Dubai to create the world’s first “Court of the Blockchain.”
According to the announcement it states,
“The partnership is the first step in creating a blockchain-powered future for the judiciary which will have far-reaching benefits, including streamlining the judicial process, removing document duplications, and driving greater efficiencies across the entire legal ecosystem.”
When the opinion of the Chief Executive & Registrar, DIFC Courts Amna Al Owais, was sought, it was said that,
“This task force is in line with our guiding principle to deliver courts as a service, powered by technology and extended through cooperation agreements and alliances. By harnessing blockchain technology, Dubai will be firmly positioned at the forefront of legal tech and judicial innovation, setting the standards for countries and judiciaries to follow.”
The project was further described by Her Excellency Dr. Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Director General of the Smart Dubai Office (SDO), the ambition of the leadership is to use smart Dubai to transform the whole of the emirate into a full-fledged smart city where all services are digitized. And she also states that Emirate has become a global trailblazer in embracing advanced and future technologies, using it for the comfort and the happiness of the residents and the visitors. It is aimed that Dubai Blockchain Strategy to run 100% of applicable government transactions on Blockchain by 2020.
Another trailblazing feat for Dubai and another for blockchain as blockchain tech continue to rule every facet of human society.