17/07/14 8:42 AM
Qatar Science & Technology ParkQatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP) recently concluded its successful three day program at this year’s QITCOM 2014 which brought together industry leaders, innovators, ICT professionals and enthusiasts from all over the Arab region to network and create new business opportunities.
QSTP showcased some of the best technologies supported by QSTP and developed by local innovators, hosted a special TECHtalks session focusing on social media analytics in the region, and participated at QITCOM’s Conference Venue to discuss success stories and the future of entrepreneurship in Qatar and the region.
A special TECHtalks session was hosted by the CEO of iHorizons, Mr Mohamad Takriti discussing social media analytics in the region, drawing a large audience of social media experts, researchers, and students that actively engaged with an expert panel discussion on how social media is impacting the way we interact with the world and the way we communicate.
17/07/14 8:39 AM
The Equestrian Club Café & Restaurant at AL SHAQABAs an institution honoring Qatar’s traditional admiration of the Arabian horse, the name of Qatar Foundation (QF) member AL SHAQAB is synonymous with equestrian excellence.
The new Equestrian Club Café & Restaurant at AL SHAQAB is emblematic of the center’s pursuit of quality in all it does, boasting a lounge café, a restaurant, and facilities for meetings, workshops or other corporate events. Having opened its doors on 13 April 2014, the venue is undergoing a soft opening prior to its Grand Opening in October, and is offering all QF staff a 15 percent discount upon presentation of their QF ID cards.
The venue is the joint brainchild of AL SHAQAB and AMLAK, a member of Qatar Foundation that manages a strategic portfolio of assets through subsidiaries working within hospitality and leisure, venues and arenas, and residential and commercial space.
15/07/14 9:12 AM
HEC Paris Begins First Of Two Energy Major Modules As Part Of The Executive MBA Program
HEC Paris in Qatar has initiated the first of two modules which make up the Energy Major part of the HEC Paris EMBA program.
The first module took place 18-22 May 2014 at the HEC Paris in Qatar’s premises in the heart of Doha’s business district. The second module, to complete the Major, will take place in Paris in October 2014.
The increasingly international pull of HEC Paris’ activities in Qatar is evidenced by the diversity of the 34 participants taking part in the Energy Major with no less than 16 countries represented including: Qatar, France, Russia, Tunisia, India, Congo, Spain, Morocco, Lebanon and the Ivory Coast.