Post Tagged with: "Innovation"

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Reshaping African PhDs for development

Education, Featured, Innovation April 9, 2014 at 11:00

By Cheryl de la Rey – SciDev.Net With the growing recognition that knowledge and innovation are critical contributors to national wealth and welfare, postgraduate education — specifically doctoral training —has […]

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Masdar Institute’s iInnovation to strengthen technology-based innovation and entrepreneurship in UAE

Masdar Institute’s iInnovation to strengthen technology-based innovation and entrepreneurship in UAE

Entrepreneurship, Featured, Technology April 7, 2014 at 11:29

Center Aims to Improve Innovation Ecosystem and Translate Technology Research into Commercially Viable Products, Services and Processes Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on […]

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Middle East and Africa telecom and finance leaders meet in Dubai to discuss new partnership and innovation opportunities

Featured, Partnerships, Telecommunications April 2, 2014 at 10:00

Leadership from the Middle East and Africa’s leading telecom, tech and finance institutions are meeting in Dubai on May 7, 2014 for the 8th annual TMT Finance & Investment MENA […]

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Can visiting science centres boost science literacy?

Education, Featured, Science March 31, 2014 at 14:00

By Luisa Massarani The expectations that hands-on science centres can increase people’s engagement with science and technology have been the motivation for creating many science centres around the world. But […]

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New global coalitions for green tech solutions

By T. V. Padma – SciDev.Net The global community needs three kinds of new ‘coalitions’ of countries that can spur innovations and cut down costs in green technologies, and deliver […]

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Riyadh Governor opens SABIC’s state-of-the-art research facility in support of Saudi Arabia’s economic development, company’s ambitious innovation drive

Education, Featured, Mineral & Natural Resources December 20, 2013 at 09:00

Riyadh Governor Prince Khaled bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz inaugurated the SABIC Plastics Application Development Center (SPADC) at the Riyadh Techno Valley, King Saud University , today, Speaking at the inaugural […]

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Deloitte University: Leading edge learning and innovation to benefit talent and clients in the Middle East

Business, Education, Featured December 19, 2013 at 11:45

Investing in Deloitte leaders to develop innovative solutions for serving clients in today’s complex marketplace Deloitte just launched Deloitte University Europe, the Middle East and Africa (DU EMEA) to help […]

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Mr. Abdulla Alrashedi, SVP & Head of Management Services & Business Excellence Group, and Mr. Tarique Anjum, VP & Departmental Manager Total Quality & Business Excellence Department on behalf of UNB

UNB wins the 2013 European Award for Best Practices – Diamond Category

Featured, Innovation, Research December 13, 2013 at 06:00

UNB has won the prestigious 2013 European Award for Best Practices, Diamond Category in Vienna (Austria), presented by the European Society for Quality Research (ESQR) as a recognition of UNB’s […]

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Apply for the 2014 WISE Awards – World Innovation Summit for Education

Education, Featured, Innovation December 5, 2013 at 06:06

WISE was inaugurated by Qatar Foundation in 2009 under the patronage of its Chairperson, Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser. WISE is an international, multi-sectoral platform for creative thinking, debate […]

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Dow Chemical: A Vision for Innovation in the Middle East

Featured, Innovation November 21, 2013 at 09:42

Dow presents on the role of innovation in driving the region’s industrial sector of the future at the 8th annual GPCA Forum   Innovation and manufacturing, together with a strong, […]

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