ACK Fosters a Link with the Industry by Conducting “Microsoft Teams” Training to Gulf Bank

 
ACK kicked – off its Industrial Partnership Initiative by hosting a “Microsoft Teams” training to staff members of Gulf Bank on campus while conforming to the safety measures imposed by the Health and Safety Department of ACK.

The Initiative is in line with the Strategic and Social Responsibilities directions of ACK and targets to establish a partnership and collaboration with the local industries to bring wealth of financial and non-financial benefits to both parties and to enhance innovation and economic growth. In addition, it strives to support and stimulate the development of university-industry interaction, and collaborative innovation and encourage on fostering university-industry interaction.

ACK is committed to teaching, learning, research, and community service. Therefore, the initiative involves providing technical support, promoting innovation and exchanging knowledge through ACK’s three Schools: Aviation, Business, and Engineering. ACK specialists can design and deliver integrated agile solutions using the latest technologies and development tools to suit any business need. The team is ready to bring innovative solutions to solve complex problems. For more information about this initiative, companies can reach out to ACK by sending an e-mail to officevpac@ack.edu.kw

“This initiative is an opportunity for our members of faculty and students to engage in solving real world problems, and exchange knowledge with the industry. It would also serve as part of the Australian College of Kuwait’s Social Responsibility” said, Professor Hussein Abdullah – Vice President of Academic Affairs at ACK.

From her end, General Manager of Human Resources at Gulf Bank Mrs. Salma Al Hajjaj commented: “We are very excited about our partnership with ACK on this important initiative particularly since it aligns directly with our commitment to the wider community, especially towards the youth”. She added: “At Gulf Bank we firmly believe in the benefits of collaborating in exchange programs that foster innovation and knowledge exchange”.

The First Teaching and Learning Excellence Forum will be coming on April 9th 2019 in the ACK Auditorium

The objective of the forum is to establish a platform for educators in Kuwait to share best practices and develop recommendations to address Teaching and Learning challenges. We strive to achieve high level of excellence in teaching and learning so that the nations’ students gain an everlasting knowledge equipped with critical thinking, problem solving and innovative skills.

Posted on Feb. 18, 2019