We believe in human progress

The intelligence solutions at the heart of Bayanat’s predictive geospatial intelligence hold the potential for real human progress. That’s what drives us. Every day. For everyone.

Our vision

Mapping the future of Bayanat
Bayanat’s vision is to be the de-facto partner for geospatial data throughout the UAE, MENA and parts of Southeast Asia; the geo-intelligence provider of choice for all sectors that we play in; and the trusted partner for data analytics and AI, offering leading-edge industry solutions.

Our Vision

Our journey so far

1974

1974

The UAE’s Military Survey Department is established. The UAE’s Geodetic Network and Supervision of the Delineation of International and National Boundaries are also undertaken.

1984

1984

UAE National Topographic Maps are developed.

2008

2008

Bayanat is born out of the commercialization of the UAE’s military survey department. Traditional mapping and surveying are our primary activities.

1994

1994

Digital Mapping, Aerial Photography and Photogrammetry & Cartography are added to our services.

2004

2004

Development of the NTDB (large-scale database) is undertaken.

1997

1997

Web mapping services are developed.

present day

Now and beyond

Predictive geospatial intelligence, which we call gIQ, represents the fusion of Bayanat’s geospatial expertise with G42’s artificial intelligence capabilities – and it’s powering us into the future.

2020

2020

Integration with G42, an Abu Dhabi-based global leader in artificial intelligence and cloud computing dedicated to powering human progress through AI.

The people
who make us
what we are

Hasan Al Hosani

Chief Executive Officer - CEO

Our CEO, Hasan is a technology and business leader, bringing more than 20 years of experience to the task of leading Bayanat’s expansion into geospatial artificial intelligence. Before joining Bayanat, Hasan was a key member of G42’s merger and acquisition team. He also co-founded SECUIRA, was a founding member of the Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Center (ADMCC) and served in various leadership positions for Advanced Integrated Systems (AIS/ATS). Hasan holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, is a Bachelor of Science in Electrical / Electronic Engineering and is currently working on his PhD thesis.

Chief Executive Officer - CEO

Our partners

Remote sensing
Maxar
Planet
SIIS
Iceye
Satellogic
Autonomous driving
DMT
EDC
Academic institutes
Sharjah
University of AI
IIAI
Technology
Esri
G42 cloud
G42 Smart nation
Associations
Isprs
ICA