Mon 19-02-2018 21:23 PM
ABU DHABI, 19th February, 2018 (WAM) -- Abdul Rahman Al Hammadi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education's Support Services Department, signed today a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with Tony Scott, co-founder of the Irish Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, to launch the Irish exhibition in the UAE.
Signed on the fifth day of the National Science, Technology and Innovation (NSTI) Festival, the MoU will see the two sides combine and coordinate their efforts to enable students gain advanced knowledge and sciences and rekindle their passion for search and exploration.
Jameela Al Muheiri, Minister of State for Public Education, Paul Kavanagh, Irish Ambassador to UAE, attended the signing ceremony andand a representative from Entreprise Ireland.
Launched on 15th February by the Ministry of Education as part of the UAE Innovation Month, at Dubai Festival Arena, the NSTI features initiatives, activities and programmes that will run till 19th February, 2018.