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…

Technology Innovation Institute Appoints Globally-Renowned Experts to Board of Advisors at Autonomous Robotics Research Centre

Technology Innovation Institute Appoints Globally-Renowned Experts to Board of Advisors at Autonomous Robotics Research Centre

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, ( AETOS Wire): Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the appointment of leading international experts to the Board of Advisors at its Autonomous Robotics Research Centre (ARRC). The appointments follow a series of rapid announcements at Technology Innovation Institute since the first Advanced Technology Research Council board meeting in August 2020. Autonomous Robotics Research Centre is one of the initial seven specialised centres at the Technology Innovation Institute.  Members of the new Board…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with Purdue University on Game-Changing UAV Security Project

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with Purdue University on Game-Changing UAV Security Project

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) has partnered with Purdue University, a world-renowned US-based public research university. The two entities are collaborating on a three-year sophisticated cybersecurity project to ensure Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) can be used safely and efficiently in urban operations. Secure Systems Research Centre is one of initial seven dedicated research centres at TII. The research collaboration with Purdue University, titled ‘Cybersecurity for UAS…

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Appoints International Experts to Board of Advisors at Secure Systems Research Centre

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Appoints International Experts to Board of Advisors at Secure Systems Research Centre

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates:  Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the appointment of international experts in the field of systems security to the Board of Advisors of its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC). Secure Systems Research Centre is one of the initial seven dedicated centres at TII and is among the few global centres of its kind to bring together experts to conduct groundbreaking research in the field of secure systems. The distinguished new Board have combined…

Majid Al Futtaim Automates Fulfilment of Online Carrefour Orders

Majid Al Futtaim Automates Fulfilment of Online Carrefour Orders

In a regional first, AI enabled Autonomous Mobile Robots have been enlisted at Carrefour’s Micro Fulfilment Centre. Two additional automated fulfilment centres to launch in the first half of 2021.  Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has collaborated with eGrocery innovator Takeoff Technologies to launch an automated Micro Fulfillment Centre (MFC) at its Carrefour store in Ibn Battuta Mall. A first-of-its-kind facility in the Middle East, the digitised storage picking facility automates the task of managing orders,…

Steven Segal unveiled the first ever fully electric tracked vehicle in the UAE

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 23 February 2021: Day 2 of the International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) kicked off with a bang and the launch of four brand new vehicles by UAE-based STREIT Group. The unveiling ceremony was hosted by STREIT Group’s Chairman – Guerman Goutorov where he explained the huge achievements of the company and its efforts over the last 30 years to support governments in crisis situations and to save lives. At the ceremony actor and STREIT Group’s Brand Ambassador Steven Seagal unveiled STORM – a fully electric multi-purpose…

Hyundai IONIQ 5 Redefines Electric Mobility Lifestyle

هيونداي أيونيك 5 الجديدة تشكل مستقبل التنقل الكهربائي

·      IONIQ 5 all-electric, midsize CUV debuted today in a virtual world premiere event ·      Design explores new experiences only possible with dedicated BEV platform…Evokes the daring attitude of Hyundai Pony, the company’s first production car, highlighting 45-year journey of Hyundai design and looking ahead to the future …Exterior achieves unique proportions on a 3,000-mm wheelbase emphasizing EV specific typology.…Interior raises bar of comfort and usability with flat floor and Universal Island·      Reflects commitment to sustainability by utilizing eco-friendly materials and nature-inspired colors in many touchpoints·      Delivers powerful performance and…

MENA nations could unlock $Hundreds of billions by investing in mapping data – new report

Improved mapping data would also increase nations’ abilities to respond to global pandemics and help the fight against climate change GB Ordnance Survey runs largest – and most accurate – map database in world Now working with MENA nations to review their geospatial capabilities Dubai, UAE – 21st February 20201: Governments across the MENA could improve their economies by hundreds of billions of dollars in revenue by improving their mapping services according to a new report. Upgraded geospatial data would also help nations in the region in fighting challenges such…

EDGE Unveils First UAE-made Family of Smart Loitering Munitions at IDEX 2021

EDGE Unveils First UAE-made Family of Smart Loitering Munitions at IDEX 2021

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): EDGE, an advanced technology group for defence and beyond, today launches its first family of multirotor loitering munitions, the QX range. In addition, Shadow 50 and Shadow 25, Rash 2 gliding munition kit, as well as new variants of the RW24 range – all designed and manufactured in the company’s first year of operations – were unveiled on the first day of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2021), that is underway at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre until 25 February. The…

Milrem Robotics’ Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle with John Cockerill’s CPWS II unveiled at IDEX 2021

Milrem Robotics’ Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle with John Cockerill’s CPWS II unveiled at IDEX 2021

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Milrem Robotics, the leading robotics and autonomous systems developer, unveils their Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle with John Cockerill’s CPWS II turret at IDEX 2021.  “Exhibiting the Type-X for the first time at IDEX 2021 is a symbolic step as the system has been specifically designed for the regions requirements,” said Kuldar Väärsi, CEO of Milrem Robotics. The vehicle is on display at John Cockerill’s stand no B18 in hall 12. The Type-X RCV is designed to support mechanized units and will become an intelligent…