#DANConnect.Transform.Create.

#DAN is the lab for the digital future in the Arab world.

#DAN connects the leading creative and powerful digital innovators in the Arab world. As the platform for digital pioneers, #DAN connects all those who contribute to the transforming of our life into a better place: in arts, education, business, economy, media, NGOs and politics.

#DAN aims at disrupting the immobility in the Arab World through connecting digital minds, creative individuals, inspiring initiatives and projects, strong businesses and active NGOs.

#DAN believes in the potential of the digital technology in fostering gender equality & the social and financial inclusion of all communities in the Arab world.

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Manifesto

We believe in connecting the Arab network into the digital community in all spheres: arts, business, culture, education, media, politics, technology is important etc.

Digital transformation contributes to the development of the Arab network digital literacy leapfrogs and advances the Arab network achieving gender equality in accessing digital technologies is imperative digitalization supports social and financial inclusion of the marginalized communities digital rights and openness protect the freedom and rights in the digital sphere.

We need to raise awareness of digital transformation potential across all aspects of life secure equal access to technologies and digital literacy to be able to close the socio-economic gap between rural and urban areas in the Arab World empower women not only to apply and study STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), but to work in this field make technologies accessible for children promote openness and freedom in the digital sphere empower the digital community through connecting the bright and creative Arab minds.

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Steering Committee

#DAN Spheres

ART & CULTURE

Here we explore the impact of digital transformation on arts, culture and cultural heritage and we feature the work of digital artists in the region

Civic Participation

How is technology influencing the political arena? What impact will tools such as social media and e-democracy have on politics in the Middle East and North Africa? Stay tuned!

Economy

We hope through the content shared here that we empower the region to realize the untapped potential in digital business and further facilitate the growth of the startup ecosystem

Education

Learn whatever you want to learn, whenever you have time, wherever you are. That is the democratization technology brought to education. Here we will highlight the latest MENA initiatives in digital education

Technology

Technology is the main driving force behind the digital world and the digital arabia. Click here to dive into the latest news, studies and tech events

Strategic Partners

Beirut Digital District Logo

Augmania

Global Project Partners

BMW Foundation
MENA AHK
Sylabs
Tunisian Startups
Gov Right
Federal Foreign Office
She Made It
Out of the Circle