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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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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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MENA summit to rewrite the future of HR

The 5th Annual HR Tech MENA Summit returns this year with MetLife, one of the world’s leading financial services companies and a pioneer of innovative employee benefits in the UAE, to discuss latest technology trends, innovations and disruptive ideas that are changing the workplace. With an aim to achieve workplace wellbeing and excellence and pave the journey for digitization and …

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Foreign Minister to participate in the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa

In the course of the event, a high-level debate is planned on the future of the region, as well as on security, social and economic challenges and opportunitiesOn 6 and 7 April 2019, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs will represent Latvia at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa in Jordan. In the course of the event, …

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Dubai ranks first globally in attracting FDI for artificial intelligence

Digitalisation is becoming an increasingly important part of globalisation Dubai ranked first globally in attracting foreign direct investments (FDIs) for artificial intelligence and robotics; while the UAE ranked sixth in the global Smart Service Index, surpassing the US, UK and South Korea. The Emirate has attracted from 2015 to 2018 $21.6 billion worth of FDI in high-end technology transfers, with …

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What will Middlesex University Dubai bring to the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX)

Current students will provide you with a true understanding of what it is actually like to study at Middlesex University Dubai. Visit Middlesex University Dubai at the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX) 2019 and discover how you can pioneer your future with a Quality UK Degree this September. Taking place from Wednesday 17 April to Friday 19 April at …

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Sheikha Shamsa bint Hashar Al Maktoum visits GEMS Al Barsha National School Dubai

The royal family member visits in light of Year of Tolerance by planting a tree and to inspire the love for volleyball in students Dubai: Chairperson of the Women’s Committee and Board Member of the UAE Volleyball Association, Sheikha Shamsa bint Hashar Al Maktoum, visits GEMS Al Barsha National School to plant a tree to mark the Year of Tolerance. …

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The second edition of the UAE AI Camp is launched

Omar Sultan AlOlama: Artificial Intelligence Technologies Build Capabilities and Skills of Future Generations His excellency Omar Sultan AlOlama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, said that the UAE Government adopts the uses of artificial intelligence technologies in the education sector in order to build abilities and skills of future generations and enhance their educational experience. This came during the launch …

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Innovations drive 5G push into rural networks

The telecom operators in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries face dual challenges of low telecom penetration and lower Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) in the rural areas. According to GSMA Mobile Economy report 2018, the subscriber base in the MENA region is still at just 62 percent while only 36 percent of the population uses the internet. …

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Siemens to digitalize Egypt’s Al Ezz Dekheila Steel with industrial cloud tech for data analytics

DTA solution supports industrial companies to increase asset reliability and availability, while reducing cost In a new step towards digitalizing the future of Egyptian industry, Siemens announced today it has signed a contract with Al Ezz Dekheila Steel Company Alexandria SAE (EZDK) to deploy the company’s leading digital industrial solutions across EZDK‘s diverse steel production assets. Under the agreement, Siemens …

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