Category Archives: Education

RIT Dubai to host 24SIX9 Demo Day for innovators and entrepreneurs

Event will connect start-ups with tech and investor networks

Release date, Dubai, UAE: Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai is hosting a Demo Day dedicated to aspiring entrepreneurs who want to showcase their innovations and connect with the technical and financial resources they need to take their ideas forward. The event, organized by 24SIX9 Startup Studio, will take place in the University’s Innovation Center at its campus in Dubai Silicon Oasis on Tuesday November 29th, from 1pm.

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BITS Pilani Dubai Campus’ Sports Festival (BSF) kicks off with High Fervour! MAHA, the Arabian Oryx adds zest as the Mascot!!

BITS Pilani Dubai Campus’ Sports Festival (BSF) kicks off with High Fervour! MAHA, the Arabian Oryx adds zest as the Mascot!!

  • The Arabian Oryx as the University’s mascot celebrates the UAE National Day and the Spirit of the Union
  • 34 Universities across UAE with 5000 participants make BSF one of the largest Sports Festivals in the UAE
  • Women’s Boxing gets added as a new sporting event this year
  •  World Women’s Boxing Champion Mrs. Mary Kom is set to grace the BSF Closing Ceremony
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Dr. Raja Easa Al Gurg Named Pro-Chancellor of Heriot-Watt University Dubai

Dr. Raja Easa Al Gurg Named Pro-Chancellor of Heriot-Watt University Dubai

Dr. Raja Easa Al Gurg is the Chairperson and Managing Director of the Dubai-based conglomerate Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group, and the first pro-chancellor appointed by the Heriot-Watt University Dubai

23 November 2022, Dubai, UAE: Heriot-Watt University Dubai (HWUD) today announced the appointment of distinguished businesswoman Dr. Raja Easa Al Gurg, Chairperson and Managing Director of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group (ESAG), as the Pro-Chancellor of the University in Dubai. In this role, she will become the honorary Head of the University in Dubai and will represent the University in a ceremonial and ambassadorial capacity, including in the conferment of degrees. 

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إختيار د. رجاء عيسى القرق رئيساً لجامعة هيريوت وات دبي

إختيار  د. رجاء عيسى القرق رئيساً  لجامعة هيريوت وات دبي
تشغل الدكتورة رجاء عيسى القرق منصب رئيس مجلس الإدارة والعضو المنتدب لمجموعة "عيسى صالح القرق" فى دبي وأختيرت كأول رئيس لجامعة هيريوت وات دبي
دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة في 23 نوفمبر 2022 : أعلنت جامعة هيريوت وات دبي  اليوم عن إختيار سيدة الأعمال الإماراتية المتميزة الدكتورة رجاء عيسى القرق - رئيس مجلس الإدارة والعضو المنتدب لمجموعة عيسى صالح القرق - رئيساً للجامعة في دبي. فمن خلال هذا المنصب ستصبح الرئيس الفخري للجامعة في دبي وستصبح ممثلة وسفيرة للجامعة في شتى المجالات،  بما في ذلك إحتفاليات منح الدرجات العلمية. 
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Omar Samra headlines the annual edition of Pearson Egypt Senior Leaders Conference

Omar Samra headlines the annual edition of Pearson Egypt Senior Leaders Conference

Conference calls for the need to change the current education system delivery to respond to dynamic market needs

21 November 2022, Dubai, U.A.E — Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, recently hosted its annual Egypt Senior Leaders Conference, in Alexandria and Cairo, Egypt. Aligned with its commitment to support the nation’s educational institutions and professionals in improving learner outcomes, the conference brought together inspiring regional and international leaders from education, business, and government to share their innovative teaching and leadership ideas to help shape the future of education.

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