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Qatar 2022 will help people leverage new technology: Al Thawadi

Qatar 2022 will help people leverage new technology: Al Thawadi

HE Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), believes the FIFA World Cup has the potential to transform people’s attitudes to sustainability in Qatar.

QU colleges to host EEEITC 21

QU colleges to host EEEITC 21

Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) and College of Education (QU-CEDU) announced they will organise Education, Engineering Education and Instruction Technology Conference (EEEITC 21) from February 21to 23, 2021.

Tunisian startup 3D prints solar-powered bionic hands

Tunisian startup 3D prints solar-powered bionic hands

A Tunisian startup is developing a 3D-printed bionic hand, hoping the affordable and solar-powered prosthetic will help amputees and other disabled people across Africa.

Qeeri project studies robotic cleaning on photovoltaic modules

Qeeri project studies robotic cleaning on photovoltaic modules

The Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University has completed the commissioning of a major project to study the effect of an innovative method of robotic cleaning on solar photovoltaic (PV) modules in desert environments.

Waterboxx technology presentation on Monday

Waterboxx technology presentation on Monday

The Public Gardens Department at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) is taking part in the activities of the 5th edition of the Qatar Sustainability Week, organised by Qatar Green Building Council until November 7.

'Made-in-Gaza' device fights coronavirus spread

'Made-in-Gaza' device fights coronavirus spread

Entering a Gaza City restaurant, customers are welcomed by a multi-tasking disinfection machine designed by a Palestinian businesswoman to curb the spread of the coronavirus in the crisis-hit enclave.

QF honours VCUarts Qatar faculty for innovation in nanotechnology

QF honours VCUarts Qatar faculty for innovation in nanotechnology

VCUarts Qatar’s Dr. Khaled Saoud’s thermal resistant aerogel granted US patent Qatar Foundation (QF) has honoured a faculty member of partner university Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) for an innovation in nanotechnology that was granted a US patent.

US patent office granted patent to QU team for adaptive security

US patent office granted patent to QU team for adaptive security

Dr Khaled Khan and Dr Armstrong Nhlabatsi from the College of Engineering at Qatar University (QU) have recently obtained a US Patent (No. 10,713,355) for their invention of adaptive security.

QU registers 39 patents, eyeing startups for 7

QU registers 39 patents, eyeing startups for 7

The Innovation & Intellectual Property Office (IIP Office) at Qatar University (QU) has facilitated the registration of 39 patents for a number of university employees, and is trying to transform seven of them into startup companies that serve the national economy

Emissions cut with cleaner technology needs financially sound airline sector

Emissions cut with cleaner technology needs financially sound airline sector

Air travel has fallen on hard days since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic six months ago, with the number of travellers dropping significantly around the world.

GU-Q’s virtual convocation ceremony blends tradition and technology

GU-Q’s virtual convocation ceremony blends tradition and technology

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner, welcomed 131 first-year students at its annual new student convocation, a virtual ceremony ...

FDI can help Qatar build knowledge economy, foster technology: PwC

FDI can help Qatar build knowledge economy, foster technology: PwC

Qatar has large amounts of surplus capital, but foreign direct investment (FDI) can “still play a critical role” in building up a knowledge economy and fostering an environment driven by technology and technical expertise ...