A delegation from Al Falah University, headed by Dr. Noor Aldeen Atatreh, Chancellor, visited the Expo 2020 Dubai Office to discuss ways of cooperation and participation in the global event and contribute to enriching the extraordinary experience of Expo 2020 visitors. The event is expected to have more than 25 million visitors from around the world during the 173 days of its operation. Prof. Abdelhafid Belarbi, AFU President joined Dr. Atatreh and were welcomed by Mr. Najeeb Al-Ali, Executive Director of the Expo 2020 Dubai Office.
Dr. Atatreh gave a detailed overview of Al Falah University and its future plans. He also added the importance of the participation of university students and educational institutions in an important global event. The event is also an opportunity to demonstrate the efficiency of educational institutions in the UAE, the progress in improving the fields of education, research, and development to contribute to building a bright future for the education sector.
For his part, Mr. Najeeb Al Ali welcomed the delegation. “With this international event being hosted for the first time in the region, it is very important that we have the commitment and support of educational and academic institutions in the UAE,” he said. Mr. Al Ali also added that Expo 2020 Dubai will be a unique platform for the entire world, to showcase the best of the UAE and the rich Emirati culture to the world.
Towards the end of the meeting, both sides stressed the need to strengthen relations for exchanging of ideas, knowledge, and cooperation in various fields in addition to promoting joint initiatives and the participation of university students in the programs that will be offered by Expo 2020 Dubai Office.