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India’s Prime Minister Modi Visits Masdar

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The Prime Minister of India, H.E. Narendra Modi, and a delegation of senior government officials today visited Masdar . The delegation also toured Masdar City , one of the world’s most sustainable urban developments, and the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology in a visit that underscores the UAE and India’s shared commitment to developing and adopting renewable energy and ...

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National Vision Scholars undertake research at Texas A&M at Qatar

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Maersk Oil sponsors Summer Engineering Academy for top Qatari students. DOHA, Qatar — Twenty-three exceptional Qatari students have been named National Vision Scholars in the inaugural Summer Engineering Academy (SEA), an elite, 10-day academic enrichment program at Texas A&M University at Qatar . SEA, which runs from 28 June through 9 July, is designed for academically outstanding Qatari students who ...

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Masdar Institute Faculty Win National Research Foundation Grants to Advance UAE’s Innovation Goals

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Two Masdar Institute Faculty Members Win Prestigious Grant Supporting Innovative Research to Help UAE Produce More Solar Energy and Fresh Water. The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, announced that two of its faculty members have received the University-Industry Research Collaboration Award (U-IRCA) from the National Research Foundation ...

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Middlesex University Dubai To Hold Third National Conference Of Applied Psychological Research In The UAE

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The Psychology Department of Middlesex University Dubai is pleased to announce the Third National Conference of Applied Psychological Research in UAE on March 19, 2015. This Conference will offer the opportunity to interested researchers in the field to present, share, and discuss topics of current Psychological research. Speakers will present cutting-edge findings covering topics addressing diverse areas within the discipline. ...

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Building Qatari research capacity for the future

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Six interns have been inducted into the latest cycle of Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar’s (WCMC-Q) Biomedical Research Training Program for Nationals where they will learn a comprehensive range of scientific skills to help give their careers an early boost. The six-month program gives graduates the chance to gain hands-on work experience within WCMC-Q’s technically advanced laboratories and learn ...

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GE and KAUST sign agreement to undertake joint research to strengthen Kingdom’s electricity sector

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Agreement underlines GE’s commitment to promote a culture of localized innovation Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; January 15, 2015: GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a cooperative research agreement with King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) to undertake cutting-edge research on enhancing the fuel flexibility of GE’s advanced gas turbines. The collaborative research, led by Saudi-based international professionals and students from ...

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Qatar Foundation’s two decades of achievements secure thriving education, research and community development sectors for nation

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QF Celebrates 20 Years Of Excellence And Innovation That Have Benefited Qatar, The Region And The World All nations face the question of how to meet economic, social and technological change. Taking a proactive approach to its future, Qatar has set out a clear path for the transition from a carbon- to a knowledge-based economy through the Qatar National Vision ...

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Qatar Biomedical Research Institute to set up joint research laboratories and programmes with leading Japanese institute RIKEN

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Collaboration Aimed At Advancing Preventive And Personalised Medicine In Hospitals In Both Countries Qatar Foundation Research & Development’s (QF R&D) Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), and the Japanese Preventive Medicine & Diagnosis Innovation Program at RIKEN (RIKEN-PMI), have announced plans to establish joint research laboratories and programmes in Qatar and Japan, aimed at advancing preventive and personalised medicine in Qatar. ...

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Qatar foundation annual research conference to deliver powerful programme at flagship event addressing qatar’s grand challenges

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ARC Announces Agenda For Second Day Of Research Conference Qatar Foundation ‘s Annual Research Conference (ARC’14) will host keynote lectures, powerful debates, and presentations relating to Qatar’s most pressing research priorities on the second day of the annual flagship event in Doha. The conference takes place on 18 and 19 November at Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) and aims to ...

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New research Center at Texas A&M University at Qatar leads environmental development through smarter use of renewable energy

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Texas A&M University at Qatar launched the Smart Grid Center extension in Qatar (SGC-Q) at an event for local industry and stakeholders 12 November. The Smart Grid Center extension in Qatar enables making smart grid a reality in Qatar and worldwide. Electric energy is key to every economy and for societal prosperity across the globe. The smart grid effort aims ...

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