SME World

SOCIATE, a communications agency, has been shortlisted for two awards by the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED). It is in the running for the People and Culture of the Year Awards and Customer Focus of the Year Award.

Abu Dhabi University (ADU), an internationally recognized academic institution for quality education and applied research, in partnership with the Expert Committee for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Ministry of Education, hosted a crash course on design thinking for the faculty of several universities.

Oliver Wyman, the global leader in management consultancy, is set to leverage its expertise in driving significant value for the youth empowerment agenda in the UAE and wider Middle East, by partnering with INJAZ UAE.

startAD, the innovation and entrepreneurship platform anchored at NYU Abu Dhabi, has partnered with Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development for the first time to present an updated version of Ibtikari (My Innovation).

UN Women and the UAE-based non-profit NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in New York recently, to consolidate their efforts in implementing the UN Women Flagship Programme “Stimulating Equal Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs” in South Africa, the United Arab Emirates and the region, with support from UN Women headquarters.