Technology Innovation Institute Appoints Eminent Technologist Dr Ray O. Johnson as CEO

Technology Innovation Institute Appoints Eminent Technologist Dr Ray O. Johnson as CEO

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), the overarching advanced technology body in Abu Dhabi responsible for driving research and development for transformative technology outcomes, today announced the appointment of veteran technologist and entrepreneur Dr Ray O. Johnson as Chief Executive Officer. Dr Johnson will work on shaping the strategic direction of the Institute and lead the execution of its growth strategies to achieve operational excellence. Prior to joining TII, Dr Johnson was an Operating…

MILESTONE SYSTEMS PROMOTES DR. BARRY NORTON TO VICE PRESIDENT OF RESEARCH

MILESTONE SYSTEMS PROMOTES DR. BARRY NORTON TO VICE PRESIDENT OF RESEARCH

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, (AETOSWire): Milestone Systems promoted Dr. Barry Norton to Vice President of Research. Barry Norton joined Milestone Systems in May 2018 as Director of Research. In his new role as VP of Research Barry will, in addition to continue leading Milestone’s growing research department, also be responsible for an increased collaboration with universities to move forward the state-of-the-art in machine learning, especially in application to computer vision. This will be instrumental to help create the next generation of video software technology that will not only be innovative…

Autonomous labs are not far away, says Microsoft Research chief during Medlab Middle East

Autonomous labs are not far away, says Microsoft Research chief

Autonomous labs are not far away, says Microsoft Research chief during Medlab Middle East The convergence of technology and medicine today will lead to an autonomous future for healthcare Automation of processes, aggregation of data, moving to intelligent analysis and Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to change healthcare in ways that we could have only imagined in the past Dr Junaid Bajwa, Chief Medical Scientist, Microsoft Research, London, UK, addressed the audience at Medlab Middle East which continues live and in-person on 23 & 24 June in Dubai According…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Directed Energy Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities

Technology Innovation Institute’s Directed Energy Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) has partnered with Germany’s Ruhr University Bochum and Helmut Schmidt University, France’s University Clermont Auvergne and National University of Colombia, Bogota. The collaborations follow a series of rapid announcements at Technology Innovation Institute since the first Advanced Technology Research Council board meeting in August 2020. Directed Energy Research Centre is one of the initial seven dedicated research centres at Technology Innovation Institute.…

New animal research suggests regular walnut consumption may reduce negative outcomes of H. pylori infection, one of the most common bacterial infections worldwide

New animal research suggests regular walnut consumption may reduce negative outcomes of H. pylori infection, one of the most common bacterial infections worldwide

FOLSOM, Calif, (AETOSWire): A new animal study, published in the Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, suggests regular walnut consumption may be a promising intervention for reducing negative outcomes associated with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection, a widespread bacterial infection that affects more than half of the world’s population. Using mice models, researchers from the CHA Cancer Prevention Research Center in Korea found preliminary evidence that eating a diet rich in walnuts may help protect against negative outcomes associated with H. pylori infection. Specifically, the research found that walnut extracts,…

Euromonitor webinar assesses prospects for global travel and tourism

يورومونيتور إنترناشيونال تقيم ندوة عبر الإنترنت

 Euromonitor International – the leading market research firm – will host a webinar with WTM Global to discuss the prospects for the global travel and tourism market. Called ‘Travel Industry Update with Euromonitor 2021’, the webinar will feature Caroline Bremner, Head of Travel and Tourism Research at Euromonitor International. The virtual event will take place on 25th March, 2021, starting at 6pm GST (2pm GMT) on WTM Global Hub [www.hub.wtm.com] With almost 25 years of experience at Euromonitor International, Bremner is a regular commentator on trends for World Travel Market. She…

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute to Build UAE’s First Quantum Computer

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute to Build UAE’s First Quantum Computer

The Institute will construct the computer at its Quantum Research Centre labs, in collaboration with Barcelona-based Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 23 March 2021, (AETOSWire) – Work is underway to build a quantum computer in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates, ushering an important milestone for the region in this breakthrough era in computing. Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the dedicated ‘applied research’ pillar of Abu Dhabi’s newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Quantum Research Centre (QRC) team led by its Chief…

The Kindergarten Starters to become GEMS Legacy School   offering all-through K-12 provision

“الروضة الابتدائية” تتحول إلى مدرسة شاملة لجميع المراحل

The Kindergarten Starters to become GEMS Legacy School offering all-through K-12 provision  ·      Grade 6 to be introduced from April 2021 with further grades added year-on-year ·      Robotics, AI, space and financial literacy among exciting new programmes offered ·      Collaborative, project-based learning at centre of students’ educational experience The Kindergarten Starters has been approved to become an all-through school from the beginning of the 2021-22 academic year, serving students from kindergarten all the way up to Grade 12. As a result, the school will be renamed GEMS Legacy School, reflecting…

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

Cicero & Bernay Public Relations and YouGov publish the first regional CSR survey report, ranking KSA second in adoption and integration of CSR in businesses The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has emerged as one of the foremost countries in adoption and integration of corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, as per the findings of the first annual MENA CSR Survey Report 2020, conducted by Cicero & Bernay Public Relations (C&B), a leading regional communication agency, in partnership with YouGov, an international research and data analytics group. The C&B YouGov report…

Shiv Nadar University Delhi NCR Conferred ‘Institution of Eminence’ Status by Government of India

Shiv Nadar University Delhi NCR Conferred ‘Institution of Eminence’ Status by Government of India

GREATER NOIDA, India–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Shiv Nadar University (Delhi NCR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education, Government of India, for granting of the prestigious status of ‘Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University’ (IoE). With this MoU, it has become the youngest recognized IoE and part of the hallowed league of top 20 public and private institutions mandated to elevate Indian higher education on the global stage with complete academic and administrative autonomy. “This is a historic achievement in the journey of what we now proudly call…