Technology Innovation Institute’s Directed Energy Research Centre becomes First-in-Region to Replicate Electromagnetic Pulses from High-altitude Nuclear Reaction

Technology Innovation Institute’s Directed Energy Research Centre becomes First-in-Region to Replicate Electromagnetic Pulses from High-altitude Nuclear Reaction

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) today announced that its Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) has become the first such entity in the region capable of reproducing the high-altitude electromagnetic pulses (HEMP) generated during nuclear reaction in high altitudes at its electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) labs. The Nuclear Electromagnetic Pulse Simulator offers critical infrastructures, service providers, and research institutions in the UAE and wider GCC region greater autonomy when it comes to testing –…

Transguard Group Announces New Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates

Transguard Group Announces New Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Leading business solutions provider Transguard Group is pleased to announce that it is further strengthening its presence in Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates by adding Fatima Alsuwaidi to its senior management team as Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates. A UAE national, Fatima will be responsible for continuing to grow Transguard’s relationships in these emirates, as well as identifying and developing new business prospects. “The continued growth of Abu Dhabi has offered Transguard some unique opportunities, and Fatima will be a key…

Families in Abu Dhabi celebrate the European Day of Languages

Families in Abu Dhabi celebrate the European Day of Languages

Organised by the Goethe-Institut, the Italian Cultural Institute, and Alliance Française with the support of the European Union Delegation to the United Arab Emirates Children and families in Abu Dhabi celebrated the 20th European Day of Languages on Sunday 26 September 2021 with a rich cultural programme that raised awareness of the rich linguistic diversity in Europe and the need to preserve it, as well as the importance of enhancing language skills in an increasingly globalised world. The event, which is marked every year on September 26, was hosted at…

Abu Dhabi’s ASPIRE Launches Over US$3 Million MBZIRC Maritime Grand Challenge

Abu Dhabi’s ASPIRE Launches Over US Million MBZIRC Maritime Grand Challenge

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – The Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) will be held in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, in June 2023, where tech innovators will participate to seek marine safety and security solutions to take home more than US$3 million in prize money. Organised by ASPIRE, the dedicated technology programme management pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), the overarching advanced technology research body in Abu Dhabi, UAE, the MBZIRC is held every two years. The upcoming edition, called MBZIRC Maritime Grand Challenge,…

NYU Abu Dhabi launches MENA’s first Strategic Philanthropy Initiative to study and promote high-impact philanthropy

NYU Abu Dhabi launches MENA’s first Strategic Philanthropy Initiative to study and promote high-impact philanthropy

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has announced the launch of the Strategic Philanthropy Initiative (SPI), the first academic and community-based platform that aims to shape a dynamic and strategic practice of philanthropy within the UAE as well as across the Gulf and wider Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The SPI was established through a multi-year framework agreement between NYUAD and Emirati businessman and social entrepreneur Badr Jafar, who will support this initiative throughout its formative years. The SPI, through three tracks of…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre in Abu Dhabi Announces Launch of First Motion Capture Facility Outside United States

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre in Abu Dhabi Announces Launch of First Motion Capture Facility Outside United States

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) is pioneering a first-in-the-region Motion Capture (MOCAP) facility. Outside of the United States, SSRC’s unique MOCAP facility at its Masdar City premises, will enable the testing of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) or drones in an augmented reality (AR) or mixed reality environment. The MOCAP facility will allow SSRC to simulate flying through the city of Abu Dhabi and…

Avanade, an Accenture and Microsoft Joint Venture, Launches in the United Arab Emirates

Avanade, an Accenture and Microsoft Joint Venture, Launches in the United Arab Emirates

 Dubai and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,(AETOSWire) – Avanade, the leading digital innovator on the Microsoft ecosystem, today announced the launch of its business in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with offices in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Adriano Neves, Avanade’s Sales, Industry and Client Relationships Lead in Brazil, has been appointed to lead the company’s newest entity and will relocate from São Paulo to Dubai. Established by Accenture and Microsoft in 2000, Avanade today has 49,000 professionals globally focused on the Microsoft ecosystem providing technology and consulting expertise to help…

Brave Bridger Walker who saved sister enjoys holiday of a lifetime on Yas Island

جزيرة ياس تستضيف “بريدجر ووكر” الطفل الشجاع الذي أنقذ شقيقته

Brave Bridger Walker who saved sister from dog attack enjoys holiday of a lifetime on Yas Island Flown to the UAE by Etihad Airways, Bridger and his family enjoyed a week at one of the world’s leading leisure and entertainment destinations  Yas Island Abu Dhabi, one of the world’s forefront leisure and entertainment destinations, has welcomed 7-year-oldBrave Bridger Walker, and his family. Bridger from Wisconsin in the United States, made headlines last year for his heroism in saving his little sister in a vicious dog attack which ended up leaving…

Bright Learners Private School Partners with Sheikha Salama from Abu Dhabi To Offer A Lucky Student A Scholarship Worth AED15,000

مدرسة Bright Learners Private School تبرم اتفاقية شراكة مع الشيخة سلامة من أبوظبي

Bright Learners Private School Partners with Sheikha Salama from Abu Dhabi To Offer A Lucky Student A Scholarship Worth AED15,000 Bright Learners Private School, an American school located in Al Rashidiya, Dubai, has partnered with Abu Dhabi’s Sheikha Salama Bint Hazza Al Nahyan for a special scholarship for students enrolling for the following academic year. For the 2021/2022 year, the admissions office at Bright Learners will be assessing new students based on their creative talent to offer a scholarship of AED15,000. From the moment COVID-19 began reaching students across Dubai,…

HAKKASAN ABU DHABI CELEBRATES BRAND’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A LIMITED-EDITION SET MENU

مطعم هاكاسان أبوظبي يحتفل بمرور السنة العشرين على تأسيسه

HAKKASAN ABU DHABI CELEBRATES BRAND’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A LIMITED-EDITION SET MENU This year, Hakkasan restaurants around the world is celebrating the brand’s 20th anniversary with a celebratory set menu. To mark the grand milestone, Hakkasan Abu Dhabi, the renowned dining destination at Emirates Palace will be offering the limited-edition set menu starting from Wednesday, 21st July. The pre-set menu is inspired by the original menu from 2001 when the brand started its journey from Hanway Place in London. Designed by Chef Andrew Yeo, Group Executive Chef, the limited-edition menu…