Widespread adoption of immersive technologies such as VR could become a reality within the next five years, as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digital transformation in schools and universities around the world.
Badiri Education and Development Academy, the education and capacity building arm of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA), and the U.S. Consulate General in Dubai are organising a 90-minute virtual talk titled ‘The Future of Entrepreneurship Post COVID-19’, next Wednesday on May 27, from 7:30 pm to 9:00pm.
As part of the urgent aid package pledged by the UAE to support Sudan, Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) announced that it has delivered the third shipment of classroom seating supplies to Sudan. Catering to the needs of 150,000 students across the country, the support aims to help Sudan advance its educational infrastructure.
Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), the world’s first graduate-level, research-based artificial intelligence (AI) university, has announced that the start of its first academic year has been rescheduled for January 2021. The decision was made in light of safety measures taken on campus due to the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, during the Board of Trustees meeting that took place over video conference earlier today.
NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) today celebrated the Class of 2020 -- its largest to date with some 300 students from over 75 countries -- during the University’s seventh Commencement ceremony and its first designed to be a virtual experience for graduates, their friends, family, and the wider NYU community, given physical distancing guidelines due to the global pandemic. More than 7,100 viewers from around the world tuned in to share the celebration.