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EBTIC is an ICT research and innovation centre established by Etisalat, BT, and Khalifa University and supported by ICT Fund.

It is located at the Abu Dhabi Campus of Khalifa University with management and research staff from BT, Etisalat and Khalifa University.

EBTIC aims to advance intelligent systems technologies for the Next Generation Networks (NGNs) and NGN-enabled ICT applications and services, in order to put in place the support infrastructure to facilitate, develop and enable the Digital Networked Economy in the UAE and beyond.

To read more about EBTIC, visit their websitewww.ebtic.org

Tackle national & societal challenges

  • Drive a national research & innovation programme aligned with national priorities.
  • Tackle societal challenges that require national level drive and coordination, such as health & education.

Scientific excellence

  • Enhance UAE international standing through numbers of patents and publications.
  • Enhance UAE position in ICT network readiness index.
  • Financial benefit from exploiting IPR.

Skills building, education, training

  • Skills development across the nation without bias towards short term return on investment and therefore the trained talents would be allowed to disperse across all industries within the country.
  • Enhance the standard of education through various education support programmes.

Industry-academia-government collaboration

  • Improve the national scientific standard through partnerships with other institutes to promote research excellence and science.
  • Drive industry-academia collaboration to ensure that research & innovation are down-streamed on a national level to yield commercial and societal benefits.

Innovation & technology transfer

  • Provide open collaborative research & innovation programme that effectively contributes to the national infrastructure.
  • Deliver real world innovative solutions that can be commercially exploited.

Mission

Tackle national & societal challenges, Scientific excellence, Skills building, education, training, Industry-academia-government collaboration, Innovation & technology transfer.

Vision

To be an international centre of excellence for ICT research and innovation driven by strong industry-academia and government partnership

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