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TWO SPORTS INVENTIONS QUALIFY ON STARS OF SCIENCE SEASON 13

TWO SPORTS INVENTIONS QUALIFY ON STARS OF SCIENCE SEASON 13

Sports-minded Arab innovators are thriving in anticipation of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Doha, Qatar, October 6, 2021: For the first time, the FIFA World Cup™ will be hosted in the Arab world in 2022, fanning intense interest in the region’s sporting scene from the international community. In anticipation of the tournament, Arab youth

QF researchers find booster jab necessary to curb COVID-19 infections worldwide

Public health expert at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar confirms research has shown decline in vaccine effectiveness against infection six months after second dose Doha, Qatar, October 04, 2021: Research by experts at Qatar Foundation has produced consistent evidence from vaccinated groups that vaccine effectiveness against mild infection is gradually waning in the months after the second

QF TO HOST EDUCATION-FOCUSED VIRTUAL EVENTS AT UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND GLOBAL GOALS WEEK

QF will bring together experts in the fields of progressive education and sustainability to open up a worldwide conversation Doha, Qatar, September 17, 2021: Qatar Foundation will be bringing together expert voices in a global discussion on two key global themes – education and sustainability – at the 76th Session of the United Nations General

PANDEMIC HAS OPENED DOORS FOR ENTREPRENEURS TO SHAPE THE FUTURE, NETFLIX CO-FOUNDER TELLS QF’S EDUCATION CITY SPEAKER SERIES

Marc Randolph, co-founder and first CEO of Netflix, calls on entrepreneurs to build businesses that will be ‘relevant today, and relevant when the world changes’ Beirut, Lebanon, August 24, 2021: Shaping a post-pandemic future is bringing great opportunities for startups across the world and has created “the most exciting thing we have seen in a

NETFLIX CO-FOUNDER TO APPEAR ON UPCOMING EDITION OF EDUCATION CITY SPEAKER SERIES

Marc Randolph to talk about “what to do with an idea” in the latest edition of QF talk Beirut, Lebanon, August 23, 2021: Serial entrepreneur and best known for being the co-founder and first CEO of Netflix, Marc Randolph, will be sharing lessons from his journey – at what is now the world’s largest streaming

QF’S ARAB INNOVATION ACADEMY GRADUATES SHARE THEIR INSPIRING ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY

Applications to the 4th edition of the Arab Innovation Academy close on 15 August 2021 Beirut, Lebanon, 12 August 2021: Aspiring student innovators have a final chance to apply to the latest edition of the Arab Innovation Academy (AIA), submissions for which close on August 14. This year, AIA has also partnered with Qatar Foundation’s

QF RESEARCHERS PARTICIPATE IN GLOBAL GENOMIC STUDY THAT RELEASES FINDINGS FOR POTENTIAL THERAPIES IN COVID-19 PATIENTS

Researchers from Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation’s Qatar Genome Programme contribute toward global initiative that can lead to therapeutic targets in addition to the protection conferred by the vaccines Beirut, Lebanon, August 10, 2021: In March 2020, thousands of scientists around the world united to answer a pressing and complex question: which genetic factors

QATAR FOUNDATION’S STARS OF SCIENCE SELECTS SEASON 12’S TOP EIGHT INNOVATORS

Eight contestants will battle each other – and overcome challenges presented by COVID-19 – as their innovation journey begins Doha, Qatar, October 4, 2020: Eight innovators have distinguished themselves during the auditions for Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science and are guaranteed to be moving on to the product development phases, competing to become this season’s

ASPIRING ARAB INNOVATORS PITCH IDEAS TO QATAR FOUNDATION’S STARS OF SCIENCE JURY

Young innovators strive to impress judges Doha, Qatar, September 27, 2020: Stars of Science officially kicked off the search for this year’s Top Arab Innovator by choosing 22 applicants to advance to the selection episode, where eight innovators will get the chance to transform their ideas into reality. Focusing on collaboration and encouraging open dialogue

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