Education

SAE to host Ramadan Camps to help students develop critical creative skills

A fun learning experience to keep students passionate about creative media and develop their skills SAE, the world’s leading educator in creative media industries will host four creative media camps during Ramadan to introduce students to the basic tools and techniques of Robotics, Programming, Photography and Animation. The Robotics Camp will cover the basic structure of an autonomous robot and …

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Key Content Confirmed For Upcoming MENA Innovation 2019 in Oman

MENA Innovation 2019 is rapidly shaping up to be a high-level gathering of technology entrepreneurs, cross-industry leaders, institutional regional investors and forward-thinking government officials, first in its class to be held within the Middle East and Northern Africa. The forum will facilitate the today-necessary exchange of ideas, ICT innovations and administrative best practices as but examples, key to effectuating the …

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Al-Barmawi heads the regional office of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) is establishing its first Chairman office for the Middle East and North Africa The IAEE has appointed the Jordanian investor Bilal Al-Birmawi, CEO of 1st Arabia Exhibition and Conference Organizing Company, to be responsible for establishing a permanent office for the association to act as a platform for the activities of the …

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CultureSummit Abu Dhabi’s penultimate day examines pressing cultural issues

Sessions covered topics of public art, innovation, use of technology in cultural emergencies A third day of panel sessions, interactive workshops, and artistic performances has come to an end at CultureSummit Abu Dhabi 2019. Organised by Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), the event is taking place through 11 April at Manarat Al Saadiyat in …

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Conference took place at the University’s main campus in Abu Dhabi from 7-8 April 2019

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi University (ADU), in partnership with QASPIR Consulting, hosted the annual Assessment in MENA (AIM) conference which took place at the University’s main campus in Abu Dhabi from 7-8 April 2019. The international event brought together respected higher education experts from across the region and around the globe to exchange knowledge and best practices, as well as …

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Hamad Bin Khalifa University to sponsor MIT SciTech 2019

Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) is to participate in the upcoming Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) SciTech Conference 2019, taking place from April 19-21 at the Samberg Conference Center in the United States, under the theme of Envisioning the Future: Cities of MENA. MIT’s Arab Student Organization (ASO) reactivated the event in 2018 to convene a global network of students, …

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ECT to host Innovative Academic Workshops in Collaboration with Leading Trainers

Emirates College of Technology (ECT), one of UAE’s oldest and most prestigious universities accredited for quality higher education; signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tamakkan – BrandMoxie that will see the implementation of seminars and workshops focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, communication and digital technology; with an aim to deliver innovative, holistic 21st century pedagogy to individuals, corporate professionals …

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Why Education Is the Key to the MENA Region’s Future

Oil has been the key to prosperity in the Middle East – but it is a finite resource. As alternate energy sources gain traction globally, the long-term sustainability of the MENA region will depend the quality of its human capital, says Navin Valrani, CEO of Arcadia Education. For Valrani, the top priorities are providing children access to quality education, equity …

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University of Bahrain collaborates with Belfrics Group to launch ‘BlockEd’

The University of Bahrain (UoB), one of the leading technology and engineering institutes in Bahrain, and Belfrics Academy SDN BHD, the research, international training and skill development vertical of the international blockchain conglomerate, Belfrics Group of Companies, jointly conducted an awareness programme ‘BlockEd’ on the Blockchain technology, in a combined effort to address the knowledge-gap and the rapidly-growing requirement Blockchain …

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Omar Al Ma’aita crowned Arab Reading Challenge in Palestine

Omar Salem Al Ma’aita was declared the national Arab Reading Challenge (ARC) winner in Palestine, after the statewide competition saw over 500,000 participating students race to represent their country in the semi-finals in Dubai. Al Ma’aita snatched the title after outperforming 13 contestants, in the top 10 final spots, with his analytical and critical thinking skills, comprehension of text and …

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