InfoFort and Canadian University Dubai sign agreement
InfoFort to empower graduates through training and job opportunities
14 May 2018 Dubai, UAE – InfoFort, the leading information management solution provider, today announced its partnership agreement with the Canadian University Dubai (CUD) to train and provide job opportunities to students pursuing careers in information management and related fields.
Through this partnership, the students will receive hands-on training that focuses on developing their technical and business skills, mentorship from InfoFort’s senior executives, as well as an opportunity to enter the company’s internship programme.
As part of this agreement, InfoFort and CUD will collaborate in applied research projects to help students advance their skills and knowledge in their chosen area of specialisation.
Professor Karim Chelli, President and Vice Chancellor of the University thanked Dr. Wided Dafri for piloting this initiative, having initially brought her students to InfoFort on a field trip. As part of CUD’s efforts to reach out to the business community, he cited this initiative as a crucial element in supporting students get a head-start in their careers, with the needed knowledge to process digital information, quickly, efficiently and safely.
“We are confident that this agreement will benefit both parties and we look forward to using InfoFort’s digital storage technology to improve the University’s internal archiving systems,” he said.
This initiative reflects InfoFort’s competence as a knowledgeable and highly capable organization in the realm of technology and serves as a stepping stone for young graduates who are eager to pursue a career in this field. Commenting on the newly formed partnership, Abed Shaheen, CEO of InfoFort, said “This initiative goes far beyond a usual business agreement. We are thrilled to nurture the youth’s interest in technology and are devoted to applying our expertise in enlightening future generations. Inspiring the youth and fostering a strong talent pool is at the heart of what we do as a knowledge-based company.”
Established in 2006, CUD delivers high-quality undergraduate, graduate, continuing and corporate education in the UAE and provides a gateway for students to pursue higher education opportunities in Canada. It offers 30+ majors across multiple faculties and was ranked among the top 5% of universities in the Arab Region by the QS World University Rankings.
InfoFort began its operations in the UAE in 1997 and today is the leading Information Management Solution provider assisting more than 2,000 organizations in 25 cities in the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
To learn more about InfoFort’s services, please visit http://www.infofort.com