Friday , 17 August 2018

Science & Tech

HH Sheikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan inaugurates the sixth edition of the award-winning Abu Dhabi Science Festival 2016

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces 10-day extravaganza led by ADEC, set to inspire curious minds to take up more STEM subjects Festival has dual benefit of complementing school curriculum and meeting government education objectives Fun and inspiring range of workshops …

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How UAE’s Julphar and Siemens are tackling diabetes in the Middle East with digital tech

As World Diabetes Day is marked around the globe on 14th November, a first-of-its kind factory in the UAE is providing affordable insulin to the Middle East with the help of digitalization technology from Siemens. Established in 1980, Julphar (Gulf Pharmaceuticals) is the first pharmaceutical manufacturer in the GCC and one of the largest in the Middle East. In order …

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Sheikha Jawaher Al Qasimi Opens “My Health Conference 2016”

Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, inaugurated “My Health Conference 2016”, under the slogan “Let’s talk together for the benefit of our children’s health”. The two-day event was organized by the Health Education Department of the Supreme Council for …

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ICIEC Facilitates the Development of Renewable Energy Projects

Marrakech — The Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit (ICIEC), as a multilateral credit and political risk insurance corporation, plays a catalytic role in facilitating Renewable Energy projects in its member countries. On the margins of COP22, which took place in Marrakech, Morocco, on November 15, 2016, ICIEC organized a high panel discussion (HPD) under the …

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DarkMatter highlights year of achievements with media roundtable on the sidelines of RSA Conference with Founder and CEO, Faisal Al Bannai

Cyber security specialist has grown exponentially in the 12 months since stepping out onto the public stage Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 15 November, 2016: DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, is marking one year since it began communicating and showcasing its expertise to the public with a major presence at the RSA Conference Abu …

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Low emissions targets and new cleaner technology are priority for GCC infrastructure companies

Expert to speak at Middle East Concrete and PMV Live 2016 about emerging trends and the impact on heavy machinery industry. Infrastructure companies in the Middle East will have to embrace new technologies in order to make their contribution to a cleaner environment and meet low emissions targets, according to leading industry expert Prasad Mane of Frost & Sullivan. Prasad, …

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King attends 2016 MENA ICT Forum

His Majesty King Abdullah II, Wednesday, attended the opening ceremony of the Middle East and North Africa Information and Communications Technology (MENA ICT) forum, dubbed “Digitizing the Economy.” Organized by the Information and Communications Technology Association (Int@J) in cooperation of communications ministry, the forum aims at developing the telecommunications sector in the Kingdom by moving towards a digital economy, placing …

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Loyalty programme members embrace digital technology, but call for more choice of rewards and greater engagement options

A new eBook from Collinson Latitude, part of Collinson Group, highlights the true value of choice, the need for greater connectivity and the value of non-core inventory in loyalty programmes worldwide. A new eBook published today by Collinson Latitude highlights the current opinions and adoption rates of digital technology among loyalty programme members worldwide. It reveals that over eight in …

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EF Summit: Big Data Will Transform The Way Decisions Are Made In The Philanthropic Sector In The Coming Years

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan The Fourth Annual Youth Philanthropy Summit 2016 Concludes with Firm Commitments towards a Digital Revolution in Philanthropy. Her Excellency Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid bin Sultan Al Qasimi Minister of State for Tolerance: Tolerance is not just for individuals but also a critical component of how we engage as …

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Leading industry experts highlight opportunity for e-Health at Life Science Discussion hosted by Dubai Science Park

Inaugural panel calls for continued expansion of the e-Health sector, while another raised focus on intellectual property rights transforming healthcare Dubai has the potential to become one of the world’s leading e-Health nations, according to delegates that gathered at the 2nd Dubai Life Science Discussion hosted by Dubai Science Park, a member of TECOM Group, during UAE e-Health week at …

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