Name of the event: Chancellor’s Innovation Award Competition 2016
Date: 20-21 November 2016
Time: 9am - 11am
Location: Building E1, male side, Auditorium, UAEU
Description of the event:Awards Ceremony: The Chancellor’s Innovation Award Competition is designed to offer students, faculty and employees at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) an opportunity to really make a difference, to contribute to the success and sustainability of the United Arab Emirates economy, and to enhance the welfare of the people at the United Arab Emirates. The competition aims at raising awareness of innovation and its potential to foster growth, entrepreneurship and provide solutions for challenges in the United Arab Emirates in seven areas: renewable energy, transportation, education, health, water resources, space and technology. In addition, the competition contains a general competition area that offers the contestants the opportunity to propose their innovative solutions to problems and challenges, which do not belong to the aforementioned seven areas. This competition will engage students, faculty and employees at UAEU in a platform that supports innovative thinking, scaling, and research that deepens both existing and new innovations to provide creative and cutting-edge solutions to counter challenges in the aforementioned areas of interest to UAE.