Wednesday, June 21, 2023 at 22:58 pm
ABU DHABI, 21st June, 2023 (WAM) — Under the patronage and presence of His Highness Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Zayed University held a graduation ceremony for the 2023 Class of Future Makers. Omar Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications, and other dignitaries at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC).
The total number of students celebrated at the two ceremonies on 20-21 June 2023 was 2,096 students, 93% of whom were UAE nationals. Consisting of the 21st class of female undergraduates, the 11th class of male undergraduates and selected masters graduates from the seven faculties of Zayed University.
Addressing the audience, H.E. Omar Al Alama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications, emphasized the importance of innovation and adaptability in a rapidly evolving world.
Omar Al Olama said: “As we witness rapid technological advances in areas such as artificial intelligence, your education at Zayed University equips you with the challenges and opportunities of the digital age. knowledge and skills. I encourage all of your graduates to embrace innovation, take advantage of emerging technologies, and be catalysts for positive change in their chosen fields.”
Her Excellency Noura bint Mohamed Al Kaabi, Minister of State and Rector of Zayed University, extended her warmest congratulations to the graduates for their outstanding achievements, emphasizing the important role they play in shaping the future.
Noura bint Mohamed AlKaabi said: “We are proud of you as you are the creators of the future for the next 50 years, following in the footsteps of the Father of the Nation, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan In the footsteps of Al Nahyan, may his soul rest in peace, dedicated to the progress and advancement of the United Arab Emirates.
“We believe that Zayed University’s role goes beyond taking on challenges and training the workforce that society needs. Zayed University is destined to be a beacon of enlightenment and growth for the UAE and the entire Arab world as a leading community in scientific research and innovation.”
Emirati astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi addressed graduates in a video from the International Space Station.
Sultan Alneyadi said: “Congratulations on reaching this very special, truly blessed moment and I wish you the best in your future professional and academic endeavors.
“As you can see, I am currently in space, and what got me here today is education. Protect yourself with education and skills, and use what is good for you, what makes you happy, and your family, your country, and your family.” Leadership that believes in you and gives you everything to help you excel. Work hard to achieve your personal goals and in doing so contribute to the broader goals of the country.”
The graduation ceremony exemplifies Zayed University’s commitment to nurturing talent, promoting diversity and nurturing a vibrant intellectual community, in line with the national goals of the UAE’s Centenary 2071. The University is very proud of the achievements of its graduates and their readiness to meet challenges and prepare. future opportunities.
Zayed University would like to congratulate the Class of 2023 and wish them continued success in their future endeavors. The University is unwavering in its commitment to providing quality education, fostering innovation and shaping tomorrow’s leaders.
Tariq Al Faham / Hatem Mohammad