Webinar: The Palestinian Innovation Ecosystem and Research Opportunities

The Research Council and the Office of the Dean of Research are pleased to invite you to a webinar on a Swiss initiative that aims at enhancing the Palestinian innovation ecosystem and the opportunities for research development, collaboration, and partnership with the private sector.

Prof. Mazin Qumsiyeh and Ms. Suha Handal will brief the BU community on this initiative, which was organized by the Representative Office of Switzerland in Ramallah, and the main activities it involved, including a preparatory workshop, a virtual tour, and a Swiss-Palestinian panel discussion. 

They will also share the results of the comprehensive report that the Office produced, with a special emphasis on the needs of the ecosystem, available opportunities, and recommendations for possible interventions.

The webinar will be held at 11:30 am on Thursday, 4 February 2021, and can be accessed at the following link: https://meet.google.com/zsx-wjhc-ron