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Amer Al-Roubaie* and Muneer M. S. Almubarak College of Business and Finance, Ahlia University, Bahrain Email: Email: Purpose: Localisation of knowledge is among the important challenges facing Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Knowledge is a key driver of modern economies impacting productivity,

Executive Seminar  Wednesday 1st August 2018 (10:00-14:00) Khartoum - Sudan Hosts National Center for Research  World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute, UK P3 Transform Ltd, UK Salih Hamad Training & Capacity Building Centre, Sudan Target audience: Higher Education and Research Centres/Institutes officials,

Two Days Intensive Workshop August 2018 (09:00-14:00) Khartoum - Sudan Hosts Salih Hamad Training & Capacity Building Centre, Sudan Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute, UK P3 Transform Ltd, UK Target audience: Higher Education officials, minsters, undersecretaries, vice chancellors, deans, head of department, academics, researchers, students, youth, NGOs

17-19 April 2017, London - UK Game-based Learning (GBL) emerged on the academic and enterprise scene in the late 1990s. GBL encompasses fun, engagement, serious learning, and interactive entertainment. Game-Based Learning is often considered a disruptive learning approach and is founded

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

Hassan Hamdoun School of Natural and Computing Sciences University of Aberdeen, Kings’ College, Aberdeen, AB24 3UE Email: Osama Mohammed Khair Zain-Sudan Email: Osama Mohammed Ibrahim Zain-Sudan Email: Marwan Adam Sudanese Knowledge Society Khartoum, Sudan, Email: * (correspondence author) Purpose: To analyse the ICT services performance against the

Nazar M. Hassan UNESCO Regional Office for Sciences for the Arab States, Cairo Purpose: The Arab region has generally failed to catalyse and convert knowledge production into innovation effectively, and/or add value to products and services in the different economic sectors. Insufficient

Emhamad Elmansori, Omar Al-Mukhtar University, Libya Purpose: Business incubation facilitates the development and growth of start-up companies by providing entrepreneurs with resources and services. Incubator management usually develops these services that are offered by its wide network of contacts. Therefore, the

Amer Al-Roubaie, Ahlia University, Bahrain Abdulwahab Al-Ameen, University of Bahrain, Bahrain Purpose: Knowledge creation, technology transfer and information dissemination have been widely discussed in the literature of development studies as important drivers for rapid economic growth and sustainable development. In the new