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GEMS opens new CBSE School in Abu Dhabi

GEMS United Indian School – Abu Dhabi now open. GEMS Education, the region’s leading education provider has opened GEMS United Indian School in Abu Dhabi. The new CBSE school is now taking registrations for students from KG1 to Grade 10 for the 2016-2017 academic year and will expand its capacity in the following years, as well as extend to Grades …

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New York University Abu Dhabi, Pa Consulting Group join Forces In New Student Internship Programme

Two undergraduate students take up roles at consulting, technology and innovation firm in new work placement scheme. Abu Dhabi, UAE: PA Consulting Group has selected two undergraduate students from New York University Abu Dhabi in a new scheme providing work placement opportunities in the firm’s Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices. The internship programme was developed to identify the brightest talent …

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Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee Inaugurates Region’s First Open-Access Makers Space to Encourage the UAE’s Creative Talent of Inventors, Entrepreneurs and Artists

INNOVATOR Space open to all budding inventors and innovators age 13+ Located in Al Zeina, Abu Dhabi, INNOVATOR Space is easily accessible to residents across UAE Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) officially opened the INNOVATOR Space on November 22, 2015. The Space opened Innovation Week activities in the country’s capital, and was attended by H.E. Major …

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UAE Space Agency Signs A Deal With International Astronomy Centre To Set Up A Meteor Monitoring Network In Abu Dhabi

It will include at least three monitoring stations and a control centre. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – The UAE Space Agency has announced an important deal with the International Astronomy Centre that will witness the setting up and management of a meteor monitoring and filming network, which will include a number of stations in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and …

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Ecocity World Summit 2015 Launches in Abu Dhabi

– Dynamic programme features workshops, roundtable discussions, plenary sessions, academic panels and more, all under the theme of Ecocities in Challenging Environments. Abu Dhabi – Ecocity World Summit (ECWS), the longest-running international conference series on sustainable cities, officially launched today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Running until 13 October 2015, the Summit has mobilised local, regional and …

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QCC Launches Mobile Testing Laboratory in Abu Dhabi

The Central Testing Lab (CTL) of the Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure and raising awareness on quality standards in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, has launched a Mobile Testing Laboratory (MTL) to verify and enhance material testing capabilities and support the construction and infrastructure sectors in Abu Dhabi. Comprising two units, …

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Mission to Select Future Prize Winners Begins in Abu Dhabi

Zayed Future Energy Prize enters evaluation phase. Selection of the winners of the 2016 Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world’s preeminent award for innovative contributions to the future of energy and sustainable development, got underway on September 1-2, with the first of three evaluation meetings in Abu Dhabi. Local and international experts in sustainability, policy, engineering, architecture, academia, energy and …

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Innovation UAE – 6-8 Sept 2015 – Official Summit for Arab Innovation & Education

Innovation UAE will incorporate the Arab Innovation Summit, to be held under the patronage of the Government of the UAE, hosted by Education Minister H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi. The summit is aimed at demonstrating the importance of innovation in education and the skills development of young people. “It was a very good summit. Better than the traditional conference and most of …

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Bertrand Piccard, Initiator and Chairman of Solar Impulse Dedicates his First Flight in Abu Dhabi to Mohamed Bin Zayed

The sustainable aircraft’s final test flight in the emirate prior departure Bertrand Piccard, initiator and chairman of Solar Impulse, today, took to the skies of Abu Dhabi for the first time to test Solar Impulse 2, the first solar-powered aircraft able to fly day and night. Piccard’s co-founder and co-pilot Andre´ Borschberg conducted the revolutionary aircraft’s first test flight in …

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Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee Calls all Budding Innovators to Sign Up for INNOVATOR Show

Deadline to register for INNOVATOR Show is 19th February INNOVATOR Show to feature exciting ‘Designed and Made in the UAE’ projects and ideas from innovators of all ages alongside workshops and signature innovators Six different ‘Development funds’ on offer to support best-in-show ideas and projects Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) called all UAE based talented individuals, home-based Do It …

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