University List
Sign In
E-Services
عربي
Font Size
Special Colors
Login
Under the auspices of Minister of Education, Princess Nourah University discusses 50 topics at the Computerization Conference

​​Under the patronage of H.E. the Minister of Education, Dr. Hamad bin Muhammad Al-Sheikh, Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University inaugurated, this Tuesday, the International Conference for Computerization with the attendance of H.E the Rector of the University, Prof. Einas bint Suleiman Al-Eisa, and a number of leaders and specialists from faculty members and students at the university's conference center. The conference includes three main sessions starting from today until Thursday, 15th Rabi` Al-Thani, and the workshops will discuss 50 topics diversified in the course of data science, cybersecurity, computer networks, the Internet of things and IT applications.

 

The opening ceremony of the conference started with a speech by the Minister of Education, Dr. Hamad bin Mohammed Al-Sheikh, delivered on his behalf by the University Rector Prof. Einas bint Suleiman Al-Eisa, in which he stated that achieving the vision of wise leadership in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is based on investment in human capital, which maintains a high value in education management and knowledge industry and production of competence in the outputs of educational institutions.

 

Al-Eisa added, “Today we meet to share one dream, which is to reach through this important international conference on computing a global icon in its findings and outputs. We are here today to share knowledge to put a title for the future map, the technical history records for us that something happened in December of 2019 at Princess Nourah University, which was able to change the way the collective thinking of the world towards "computerization". As well as paving new ways in this field that help understand problems and solve them through "Algorithm" methods, which are now The language everyone should understand and speak.

 

This was followed by a speech by the Dean of College of Computer and Information Sciences, Dr. Hanan bint Abdullah bin Monqash, during which she indicated that the conference represents a unique opportunity and a distinct platform to present the latest scientific research, international experiences and developments in computerization sciences and information technology. It came in line with modern national and international trends and contributed to achieving the hopes and aspirations compatible with the digital transformation programs and the Kingdom's Vision 2030, which included development goals for developing human capital, establishing knowledge economy, promoting a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, and enhancing women's participation in the labor market.

 

Then, the first session of the conference began under the title: (Forces of Change in the Digital Age), the speaker was Dr. Kamal Yousef Al-Toumi, a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, Co-director of the Center for Complex Engineering Systems in King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Director of the Ibn Khaldoun Fellowship for Saudi Women.

 

It was followed by a session entitled (Challenges and Solutions of Cyber Security in the Hyper-Connected 5G IoT Environmental System) for the Founder and Chairman of the International Foundation for Cyber Studies and Research, Professor Muhammad Khurram Khan.

 

Her Excellency the Rector of the University inaugurated the accompanying exhibition, which includes a number of companies specialized in computing are (Wipro, SHARP Middle East, Advanced Electronics Company Limited, Tasheel, Naseej - Arabian Advanced Systems, Saudi Business Machines, DellEMC, Microsoft, Unified Integration Corporation for Communications and Information Technology, Oracle , OrbitRoad, IT platform, Future Cities For Engineering Consultants).

 

On the sidelines of the conference, the university signed a cooperation agreement with Huawei in order to develop a joint program that aims at developing talents in relation to information and communication technology. In addition to developing training programs to transfer information and communication technology to the faculty members and students of the university through accredited Huawei Academy programs, and to develop a training for trainers program and establishment of Huawei laboratory in the university.

 

The agreement was signed on behalf of the university by Vice-Rector of Educational Affairs, Dr. Nawal bint Mohamed Al-Rasheed, and signed on behalf of Huawei, by the Vice-Director of Human Resources at Huawei, Mr. Faisal Al-Otaibi.

 

It is worth noting that the conference will complete its sessions on Wednesday and Thursday with a session entitled (Achieving the Edge of Markets) for the speaker, Dean of the International College of Engineering and Physical Sciences and Professor of Performance Engineering at Cardiff University, Professor Omar Rana. In addition to another session entitled (Rethinking Education for the Future and Work in the Future), by Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Dr. Stephanie August.

 

The conference concludes its sessions with a session entitled (Big Data Simulation and Analyses for Directing High-Precision Visualization and Decision Making), by Associate Professor and Research Fellow and Head of Networks at the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology at the Ibn Sina Institute for Scientific and Industrial Research, Malaysia University of Technology, Dr. Norma Elias.


Archive
News Title
• Global discussion about Simulation Health Care in Princess Nourah University
• Opening Specialized obstetrics and gynecology clinics and one-day surgeries unit in King Abdullah University Hospital
• Saudi Society for Design and Art organizes (Saudi Caricature Seminar) at Princess Nourah University
• Princess Nourah University organizes a world conference for specialists of Health-Care Simulation Technology
• The Sui Club is a sustainable student club that contributes to spreading the culture of moderation and mediation at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University
• A group of speech and swallowing specialists at a seminar organized by the College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
• Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University inaugurates academic programs in hospitality and hotel industry at the Community College
• King Abdullah University Hospital signs a memorandum of understanding with the Charitable Association for Rheumatic Diseases
• With 70 training hours, Princess Nourah University organizes a women's camp for cyber security
• Under the auspices of Spouse of Prince of Riyadh, Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University organizes a ceremony to celebrate 756 distinguished graduates Date: 03/05/1441 AH
• The herbarium of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University is internationally listed in New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) 03/05/1441 AH
• Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University achieves 47 ranking advancement compared to its rank in the last year’s “UI Green Metric 2019” rankings 28/04/1441 AH
• Spouse of Prince of Riyadh sponsors Excellence Ceremony in Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University (PNU) 27/04/1441 AH
• Princess Nourah University implements three environmental awareness campaigns relative to the sustainable development objectives
• The statement of H.E the Rector of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University on the issuance of the budget of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
• The beginning of the journey of 26 plastic artists kicks off at the exhibition of Nasaq 4 at Princess Nourah University
• College of social work at Princess Nourah University organizes a student forum entitled (Vision of a Nation)
• The International Conference on Computing is held at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University during the period from 10 to 12 December
• Coinciding with International Volunteer Day, Princess Nourah University offers 1,315 volunteers to the community with 23,352 voluntary hours
• Chinese Culture and Fundamentals of Language Learning at Princess Nourah University
• The First Gulf Region Conference in Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Honors the Students and Staff of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University
• Statement of the Rector of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University on the Occasion of the Fifth Anniversary of the Pledge of Allegiance to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz
• The Scientific Medical Debate Contest in its Second Session at Princess Nourah bint Abudlrahman University
• Among more than 70 Scientific Participation, a Scientific Poster of Internship Doctors at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University achieves the Second Position in the International Red Sea Ophthalmology Symposium
• The surgical team at King Abdullah University Hospital managed to treat a globally rare health condition
• Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, represented by the Pharmacy Club of the College of Pharmacy, holds a "More than a Pharmacist" event in its sixth edition
• Princess Nourah University launches a national campaign to combat obesityPrincess Nourah University launches a national campaign to combat obesity
• With more than 250 players, the competition of the Cup of H.E. the Rector of Princess Nourah University for Sports Clubs in the colleges starts
• The Intellectual Property Department of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University participates with a new invention “E-Fruit Picker” at the Qassim Forum for Creativity and Innovation
• Participation of Students from Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University in the Hackathon Contest of the FDA
• "More than a Pharmacist", an event presented by College of Pharmacy at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University
• “Diabetes…needs awareness”, an Outreach Program at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University in collaboration with the Saudi Charitable Association of Diabetes
• The first prize of its kind to be awarded by presidents and rectors of the universities and higher education institutions in the GCC States hosted by Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University at its first session
• The Rector of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University launches the first phase of e-Program for following up and evaluating clinical training CT-MAP.
• The Rector of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University launches development of e-program for follow-up and evaluation of clinical training CT-MAP.
• Third-Class Level for students of College of Engineering at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University in the national qualification for the World Robot Olympiad 2019 WRO
• In conjunction with the World Anti-Obesity Day, Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University organizes “Change Your Habits" event
• Under the auspices of His Excellency Minister of Education, honoring the winners of the presidents and rectors of the universities and higher education institutions award in the GCC States at its first session
• Appointment of Dr. Areej Al Ghurair as the Secretary of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman Award for Women Excellence
• Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University supports the documented scientific study project about Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman
• Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University lunches Postgraduate diploma in Physical Education for girls
• A student from the University of Princess Noura bint Abdulrahman wins at the Hackathon of NASA's Global Space Applications Challenge
• Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University Offers a Program to Support Valedictorians
• Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University is launching the Higher Diploma in Physical Education for Girls
• A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University and Diafram Group for Kidney Care
• Prince Noura bint Abdulrahman University Interacts with World Diabetes Day
• The University of Princess Noura bint Abdulrahman announces the opening of admission to a number of master's programs
• King Abdullah University Hospital participates in the Arab Conference of Modern Techniques in Management in Cairo
• The full Accreditation for the Simulation and Clinical Skills Development Center at PNU is the highest institutional accreditation granted to simulation centers in the world

Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman Universty © 2020
Design and Development by E-Portal Dept - General Directorate of Information Technology & Communications