Launch of Urban Studio co-working space for design start-ups

Urban Studio is set up to foster a collaborative working environment between like-minded early stage entrepreneurs
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry initiative, Tejar Dubai, has launched the ‘Urban Studio’ - a contemporary, purpose designed co-working space for creative and design professionals.
By Kay Marham
Wed 08 Nov 2017 05:08 PM

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry initiative, Tejar Dubai, has launched the ‘Urban Studio’ - a contemporary, purpose designed co-working space for creative and design professionals.

The fourth business venture to be launched under the entrepreneurship development programme this year, Urban Studio is set up to foster a collaborative working environment between like-minded early stage entrepreneurs.

Tejar Dubai is a specialised entrepreneurial development programme that provides young Emirati entrepreneurs with access to an extensive development programme, including classroom learning, on-site training, mentoring and business advice, as well as networking opportunities with local and international business leaders, and access to investment capital.

To this end, the studio also offers workshops and courses for public and design professionals, as well as a mentorship programme to support design start-ups.

The launch of Urban Studio was marked with an opening ceremony attended by H.E. Majid Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman of Dubai Chamber; H.E. Hisham Al Shirawi, 2nd Vice Chairman of Dubai Chamber; Mr. Essa Al Zaabi, Senior Vice-President - Institutional Support Sector, Dubai Chamber and General Coordinator of Tejar Dubai; as well as Urban Studio founders Mashaeil Al Ali and Khulood Al Ali.

H.E. Al Ghurair commented that the launch of new business venture reflects the strong commitment of Dubai Chamber to support young Emirati entrepreneurs by helping them take their first steps into the business world and providing them access to growth opportunities.

Dubai Chamber’s Chairman lauded the dedication of Tejar Dubai’s participants, saying that the launch of the project demonstrates the ability of young entrepreneurs to turn their vision and creative ideas into a reality, adding that such ventures also contribute to Dubai’s economic growth.

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