Technology Innovation Institute Announces Launch of NOOR, the World’s Largest Arabic NLP Model

Technology Innovation Institute Announces Launch of NOOR, the World’s Largest Arabic NLP Model

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Technology Innovation Institute (TII), a global research center and applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council, today announced the launch of NOOR, the world’s largest Arabic natural language processing (NLP) model to date. TII’s team of advanced researchers and Artificial Intelligence (AI) specialists, has joined forces with LightOn, a technology company that unlocks extreme-scale machine intelligence for businesses, to transform the Arabic NLP model. The NOOR model has the capability to carry out tasks beyond the domain of language – offering…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Advanced Materials Research Center Launches MENA’s First Impact Lab in Abu Dhabi

Technology Innovation Institute’s Advanced Materials Research Center Launches MENA’s First Impact Lab in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Technology Innovation Institute (TII), a global research center and applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the launch of its Advanced Materials Research Center’s (AMRC) Impact Lab. The new project marks a first for the MENA region and provides an ideal test bed for trialing state-of-the-art materials, laminates and composites. The cutting-edge lab is well aligned with AMRC’s vision to bring advanced materials to a stage where they are ready to transition from lab to industry. Tests are conducted under…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre in Abu Dhabi Announces Integration of Secure PX4 Stack into RISC-V Based Drone

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre in Abu Dhabi Announces Integration of Secure PX4 Stack into RISC-V Based Drone

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – The Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) at Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the launch of its first Reduced Instruction Set Computer (RISC-V) based drone flight controller that leverages the Centre’s own secure PX4 stack. The flight marks a milestone in SSRC’s path to making RISC-V based UAV systems a reality through this successful testing and validation of the RISC-V + the secure PX4 stack system. Earlier this year, the Centre became…

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…

Technology Innovation Institute Joins the Quantum Computing Challenge with Launch of Open-Source ‘Qibo’

Technology Innovation Institute Joins the Quantum Computing Challenge with Launch of Open-Source ‘Qibo’

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Quantum Research Centre (QRC) has developed the first simulation version of ‘Qibo’, a versatile open-source quantum computing programming framework, in collaboration with researchers from around the world. The development follows a series of rapid announcements at TII since the first ATRC board meeting in August 2020. TII strives to create innovation for a better world. The development of an open-source programming framework will have compelling benefits for the…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities across Groundbreaking Projects

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities across Groundbreaking Projects

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 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) has partnered with Khalifa University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Tampere University and University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI). Secure Systems Research Centre also recently announced that it had partnered with Purdue University. The announcement of these collaborations is the latest in a series of announcements by Technology Innovation Institute since the first Advanced Technology Research Council…

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…