Executive leadership and performance improvement in Higher Education in Arab Countries

1st November 2017

Target participants: Tthe workshop covers materials for all levels from supervisory through to senior level. HE officials: minsters, undersecretaries, vice chancellors, deans, head of department, etc. Academics and researchers. Students, youth, NGOs (voluntary) and civil society groups (public). Professionals, businesses and other stakeholders particularly the private sector managers responsible for leading change and transformation efforts . […]

Reconnecting Higher Education to the discourse of inclusive sustainable knowledge-based economy in the Arab Region

13th January 2017

Thursday, 2nd February 2017 from 14:00 to 17:00 (BST) Board Room (EB 1.39) Dockland Campus, University of East London, London, United Kingdom 13:45-13:55     Arrival 14:00-15:30    Session One 15:30-15:45     Break 15:45-16:45     Session Two Target audience Academic, researchers, higher education officials, students, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Arab Countries Partners World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) […]

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

29th December 2016

13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has […]

World Bank Conference on Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean, Marseille, France

4th November 2016

Keynote Talk at World Bank Conference on Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean (4 November 2016 Marseille, France) “Digital technologies at the service of economic development in the Mediterranean”, World Bank With a large youth representation and youth unemployment ratio, the MENA Region faces a potential crisis unless new sources […]

TEDx Khartoum, Khartoum, Khartoum – Sudan

11th May 2013

TEDx Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan 2013 (2013 Khartoum, Sudan) “Understanding Knowledge Management”, TEDx Khartoum Knowledge Into Action, TEDx Khartoum, 11th May 2013, Khartoum – Sudan Other keynote speakers include: Jon Hall the Executive Director of Linux International.

(pp.179-210) A. Al-Dairi, R. McQuaid and J. Adams ‘Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2012

2nd June 2012

Abdulhasan Al-Dairi, Bahrain Polytechnic, Bahrain Ronald McQuaid, Edinburgh Napier University, UK John Adams, The British University in Egypt, Egypt Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate training and education support for entrepreneurship in Bahrain, using the case study of the Entrepreneurship Development Programme (EDP). Design/methodology/approach: The paper uses interviews, secondary sources and participant […]