First surgery using 3-D printed Titanium bone performed in the UAE by Thumbay University Hospital

Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman performed the surgery on a 9-year old Nigerian boy. Child’s right foot was severely wounded and injured due to accidental gunshot in his native country. 25th January 2021, Ajman, UAE: In a first of its kind surgery reported to the Hospital, the team of Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman achieved this humongous feat by successfully performing a mid-foot reconstruction using 3-D technology and saving a 9-year old Nigerian boy from foot amputation. The young boy who had severely injured his right foot including…

inadequate Digital Infrastructure AND Policies  HINDER THE Transformation oF Small Island Developing States

ضعف السياسات وتخلف البنى التحتية يعيقان التحول الرقمي

Only 52 per cent of the population of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) have access to the Internet Since 2014, mobile broadband coverage in SIDS has risen from 50 per cent to 90 per cent People in SIDS have to pay 4.1-4.5 per cent of their gross monthly income for braodband, considerably higher than the recommended 2 per cent from the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development Experts discuss how ICT technologies can accelerate inclusive and sustainable industrial development in ISDS at the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit’s Digital Series  The…

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

Jawaher Al Qasimi: House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Al Qasimi hails Sharjah’s new cultural edifice during her visit to the newly opened House of Wisdom Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, said that the newly inaugurated House of Wisdom (HoW) – an iconic architectural marvel and Sharjah’s new cultural edifice, marks the opening of a new chapter that contributes to strengthening links between…

Sharjah identifies potential for Italian businesses

الشارقة تبحث فرص الاستثمار في الصناعة والتقنيات المبتكرة

 in advanced technology, manufacturing, and the green economy Invest in Sharjah’s business webinar showcases the expanding investment ecosystem of the emirate Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), operating under the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), showcased compelling opportunities for Italian businesses in a range of key industries in Sharjah’s expanding investment ecosystem at a high-level virtual business webinar held recently, titled ‘Investment Opportunities for Italian Companies in Sharjah’. Highlighting Sharjah’s advantages in providing an impressive growth and expansion platform for Italian companies in a wide range of sectors, the…

AUDEMARS PIGUET UNVEILS ITS FIRST ROYAL OAK SELFWINDING

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FLYING TOURBILLON Le Brassus, 17 November 2020—Swiss Haute Horlogerie manufacturer Audemars Piguet is delighted to introduce its first ever Royal Oak Selfwinding Flying Tourbillon. For the occasion, the Manufacture launches three 41 mm references in stainless steel, titanium and 18-carat pink gold, all complemented with a refined dial design. Royal Oak Selfwinding Flying Tourbillon in steel, titanium and pink gold. “The Royal Oak Tourbillon first made its debut in 1997 for the 25th anniversary of the Royal Oak. This latest evolution featuring the flying tourbillon and selfwinding mechanism reintroduces this…

College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University announces Certificate Course in Digital Dentistry

College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University announces Certificate Course in Digital Dentistry

Gulf Medical University recently had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Paolo Rotelli, President of San Donato Group and Mr. Kamel Ghribi, Chairman of GK Investment Holding Group, who were at the university to meet the academic leadership. The meeting involved signing a contract to deliver a Joint Certificate Course in Digital Dentistry and 3D Printing by the College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University and School of Dentistry, San Raffaele University, Milano. Prof. Hossam Hamdy, the Chancellor of Gulf Medical University commented that training dentists on 3D printing is aligned with…

Monaco uses eco-friendly engineering to promote biodiversity

Monaco – October 2020: Valérie Davenet, Director of the Department of the Environment, unveiled 3D panels designed to increase marine biodiversity. The unveiling was attended by H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince, Marie-Pierre Gramaglia, Minister of Public Works, the Environment and Urban Development, and Stéphane Valeri, President of the National Council. The panels, which will be submerged to a depth of 35 metres off the coast of Fontvieille in October, were designed by the Department of the Environment and engineering firm SETEC to improve the environmental functions of structures that were submerged in 2014.…

Immensa Technology Labs in collaboration with Consolidated Contractor’s Company Revives Concrete Casting Techniques with 3D Printing

The world-first effort highlights the potential of large-format 3D printing as the tool that will make architects the master builders of the 21st century Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 August 2018: Immensa Technology Labs, the UAE’s leading Additive Manufacturing (AM or 3D printing) company, in collaboration with global leader in the construction industry, Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), has released the result of a world-first joint effort to recover a series of concrete casting techniques with the aid of large-format 3D printing. The ‘Sensorial Adaptive Concrete Screen’ was developed with NOWlab,…