Wed 21-02-2018 18:39 PM
SHARJAH, 21st February, 2018 (WAM) — In recognition of UAE Innovation Month, the Sharjah Urban Planning Council, SUPC, has organised a workshop, titled, “Innovative Interventions for a Sustainable Urban Environment” at the Sheikh Sultan bin Mohamed Hall on 20th February.
Designed for university students, the innovation-oriented workshops will focus on the various interventions, which are built on sustainability principles that urban planners have at their disposal.
Held under the slogan “Innovation Starts with You,” UAE Innovation Month is a nationwide event that seeks to encourage a culture of innovation. Making its way through all seven emirates. In line with the Year of Zayed, the activities of the month also honours the defining role played by the Founding Father of the UAE, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, in guiding the nation towards the path of innovation.
Khalid Al Ali, Secretary-General at SUPC, said, “UAE Innovation Month is a unique opportunity to bring attention to the transformative power innovation can have in both the short and long term.”
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