BUiD conducts a series of webinars for high school students

BUiD conducted a series of webinars in different topics for high school students. The first webinar, Poised to Deliver Innovative Solutions to Society, was conducted by Prof. Alaa Ameer, Head of MSc in Engineering Management, MSc. Building Services Engineering and BSc. Electro-Mechanical Engineering, on 8 November.

The second webinar, Introduction to AI and Machine Learning, was conducted on 9 November by Prof. Sherief Abdullah, Professor of Information Technology at BUiD. In this webinar Prof. Sherief discussed briefly what Artificial Intelligence is, how AI relates to machine learning, and the high level steps of applying machine learning to real world problems, ranging from automatically detecting cancer from X-ray images to teaching robots how to walk.

Skills for Success webinar was held on 10 November by Dr. Joe Hazzam, Head of Communications, Marketing and External Relations department, discussed top skills required for future career success, such as, creative thinking, problem solving, emotional intelligence, leadership and negotiation skills.

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