Elev8’s Digital Center of Excellence Hosts Qatar University’s AI Training 

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In a significant stride towards advancing education in the digital era, Elev8, through partnership with Microsoft and Qatar University – Community Service and Continuing Education Center hosted transformative two-day physical artificial intelligence (AI) training session earlier this week, at the Digital Center of Excellence in Msheireb, Doha, Qatar. 

This collaborative initiative  exposed 40 students, with a 25% representation of female participants, from diverse fields such as education, finance, medicine, eCommerce, management consultancy, computer science, and engineering. The immersive digital learning experience promises high-quality, hands-on training that aligns with industry trends and provides the students with a competitive advantage in the job market. 

Dr Rajab Esmail, Director of Qatar University – Community Service and Continuing Education Center commented: “Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to revolutionize teaching and learning as we know it. By using AI-powered tools and strategies, educators can personalize learning, improve student outcomes, and better prepare students for success in the digital age. The Community Service and Continuing Education Center at Qatar University, in collaboration with Elev8, invites participants to enroll in our upcoming workshop to explore how AI can transform learning in educational settings.” 

Incorporating artificial intelligence into Qatar University’s academic curriculum is a bold move towards realizing the nation’s vision 2030. The training is meticulously tailored to meet the diverse needs of the participating students, reflecting a commitment to equipping them with the skills required for the evolving job landscape. 

Mr. Fadi Saghir, Country Manager for Elev8, Qatar, commented: “Elev8 is committed to supporting the government and private sector, as well as academia in their digitally transformation journey by upskilling their talent pool to future proof them for a thriving digital first future.” 

As we stand on the threshold of this groundbreaking initiative, it is evident that the collaboration between Qatar University and Elev8 will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of education and technology in the region. This joint effort signifies a forward-looking approach to embracing the potential of AI, ensuring that students are well-prepared for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.