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Vision and Mission


To be an international centre of excellence for ICT research and innovation driven by strong industry-academia and government partnership


EBTIC’s mission is:

  • Tackle national & societal challenges.
    • Drive a national research & innovation programme aligned with national priorities.
    • Tackle societal challenges that require national level drive and coordination, such as health & education.
  • Scientific excellence.
    • Enhance UAE international standing through numbers of patents and publications.
    • Enhance UAE position in ICT network readiness index.
    • Financial benefit from exploiting IPR.
  • Skills building, education, training.
    • Skills development across the nation without bias towards short term return on investment and therefore the trained talents would be allowed to disperse across all industries within the country.
    • Enhance the standard of education through various education support programmes.
  • Industry-academia-government collaboration.
    • Improve the national scientific standard through partnerships with other institutes to promote research excellence and science.
    • Drive industry-academia collaboration to ensure that research & innovation are down-streamed on a national level to yield commercial and societal benefits.
  • Innovation & technology transfer.
    • Provide open collaborative research & innovation programme that effectively contributes to the national infrastructure.
    • Deliver real world innovative solutions that can be commercially exploited.