The Arab American University in Ramallah received a delegation from the United Nations University in Guimarães - Portugal, represented by Prof. Dr. Delfina Soares, Prof. Dr. Luis Barbosa, and Prof. Dr. Salim Zoghbi.
The delegation was received by Dr. Majdi Owda, holder of the UNESCO Chair in Data Science for Sustainable Development and Dean of the Faculty of Data Science, and Dr. Raed Shomali from the Department of Administrative and Financial Sciences at the Faculty of Graduate Studies. During the meeting, the two parties discussed the possibility of creating joint projects to develop and employ data science in various fields. They also discussed some of the challenges and obstacles facing some institutions in employing data science and devoting it to facilitate business and data access smoothly.
Dr. Owda stressed that the university has always sought to develop and contribute to solving problems and challenges facing institutions through employing the field of data science, and encouraging investment in it in various institutions and fields to facilitate work.