Today, Jordan’s gateway has become a conduit for innovation. Seventy-five percent of the Arabic content of the internet flows from Jordan’s tech sector.

His Majesty King Abdullah II at the Opening Session of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, 2015

[In Jordan especially], you’ll meet young men and women who are spearheading innovation and change. They’ve produced new-era products and services, new Arabic-language web content, new ideas that can serve our region and our world.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah IIat the Opening Session of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, 2017

Failure is a part of creativity and a part of success.

Karim KawarPresident of Kawar Group

Developing a platform for innovation will help to elevate the private sector and reduce unemployment.

Valentina QussisiyaCEO of Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation

One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.

Malala Yousafzai

Two there are who are never satisfied – the lover of the world and the lover of knowledge.

Rumi

Dreamers are mocked as impractical. The truth is they are the most practical, as their innovations lead to progress and a better way of life for all of us.

Robin S. Sharma

Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.

Martin Scorsese

We have this handy fusion reactor in the sky called the sun; you don't have to do anything, it just works. It shows up every day.

Elon Musk

[For] today’s decision makers, the scope and speed of change in our world requires careful analysis, management and planning.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah IIat the Opening Session of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, 2017

A business owner must have an entrepreneurial mindset. In my opinion, leadership skills should be taught and sanctioned at schools and even universities.

Nour KhraisFounder and CEO of Maysalward

Innovation is defined as transforming knowledge into money and something of value while research and development are the opposite. They are about transforming money into knowledge.

Laith Al-QasemChairman for Arabian Business Consultants for Development

Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.

Steve Jobs

Humanity’s greatest advances are not in its discoveries, but in how those discoveries are applied to reduce inequity.

Bill Gates

Our climate of innovation has brought Jordan the name of ‘Silicon Wadi’. Amman has become the regional capital for startups, and the tenth best place to start a technology company in the world.

His Majesty King Abdullah IIat ‘Innovative Jordan’ Conference at the University of California, Berkeley, 2014

Opportunities for the improvement and success of a startup multiplies with the help of a business incubator.

Faisal HakkiCEO of Oasis500

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Thomas Carlyle

Let our bright content creators become the progressive curators of our region. Hope and a fair chance are the deciding factors for which current will pull our youth.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah IIat the Opening Session of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, 2017