Heriot-Watt University to Host Construction Sustainability Hackathon at Expo 2020

Heriot-Watt University to Host Construction Sustainability Hackathon at Expo 2020

University, Government and Industry Aim to Jointly Decarbonise UAE Cement Sector by 2040 AED 15,000 worth scholarships per individual will be awarded to a maximum of five team members 09 February 2022, Dubai, UAE: Heriot-Watt University is hosting a 48-hour Construction Sustainability Hackathon event at the Expo 2020 UK Pavillion for students from across the globe . The Hackathon, running over 25th to 27th February 2022, will bring together students and experts to tackle construction sustainability challenges and will include keynote speeches, workshops and panel sessions featuring distinguished experts from…

Message of peace and coexistence through song and dance marks end of Global Goals Week at Expo 2020 Dubai

“السلام” عنوان عرض فني على منصة الشمس في إكسبو2020 دبي

DUBAI, 22 January 2022 – A captivating dance performance delivering a message of peace drew visitors to the open-air Sun Stage in the Opportunity District at Expo 2020 Dubai on Saturday (22 January). Inspired by Sufi poetry, the dance was performed by the Dubai-based Sima Dance Company to mark the end of Global Goals Week, which ran at Expo from 17-22 January. The aim of Global Goals Week was to raise awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which set targets for human rights, heritage, diversity and creativity to achieve…

UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science Names Fourth Cycle Awardees

UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science Names Fourth Cycle Awardees

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science (UAEREP) announced the winners of its fourth cycle grant during a ceremony held at Expo 2020 Dubai under patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs. Each recipient will receive US$1.5 million grant distributed over three years. The fourth cycle awardees include Dr. Bradley Baker, Principal Investigator at SPEC Inc, who received the grant for his research proposal ‘Enhancing Rain in the UAE via Hygroscopic Seeding with Nano-Seeding…

Black Eyed Peas to headline Expo 2020 Dubai’s Infinite Nights series in January

فرقة “بلاك آيد بيز” تقيم حفلا في إكسبو2020 دبي  ضمن سلسلة أمسيات خالدة في يناير

DUBAI, 5 January 2022 – Pop-rap trio Black Eyed Peas will headline the fourth show in Expo 2020 Dubai’s six-month Infinite Nights series, performing live at Al Wasl Plaza on 25 January, 2022. Having risen to world megastardom thanks to a run of some of the biggest hits of the 21st century, the chart-topping group are now joining the making of a new world, as they explore new frontiers and the opportunities of tomorrow at Expo 2020. Each artist playing throughout the Infinite Nights series is portraying their own vision…