Time:9:00 AM (GST) - 5:00 PM (GST)
Date:Thursday, October 24, 2013
The benefits to society of research and development are obvious. How to establish the relatively complex culture that creates it is less so. Developing and advancing a research culture is a challenge that many governments, universities, and industries around the world are undertaking with various degrees of success.
This workshop aims to help UAE in developing a national research culture to build a knowledge-driven economy. This will strengthen UAE's status as a world leader in innovation, science and technology; and is a step towards its goal of breaking free from its reliance on its oil industry.
International Centre for Strategic Analysis (ICSANA) Office
3605 Citadel Tower, Business Bay
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
ICSANA is a knowledge-driven think tank and expert service provider that specializes in providing intellectual solutions to help leaders and decision-makers understand and make informed choices and decisions about issues of domestic and international significance. The epistemology that underpins this task is shaped by the complex corporate and administrative realities that incessantly challenge leaders to overcome uncertainties and difficulties and to make the right decisions from day to day.
ICSANA prides itself in bringing together a collaborative team of senior consultants, advisers, researchers and specialists who actively reflect the broad spectrum of global expertise and project the vision of ICSANA as industry leader in knowledge management consultancy and expert services provider of choice for strategic analysis, decision-making, research, and project development.
Towards this end, ICSANA offers tangible solutions, support institutions, and provide strategic tools to leaders and decision makers to ensure that proper attention is given to critical success factors in decision-making and excellent business performance. ICSANA endeavors to help clients adapt to the needs of the ever-changing economic, political, social, and technological environment by equipping them with the knowledge and tools to attain long-term niche functionality. This means eliminating challenges through requisite processes and technologies and working around clear processes.
The strategic role of ICSANA is shaped by the core belief that working in a consultative manner adds value. This arrangement creates a social learning space for evolving innovative end-to-end intellectual solutions that will equip clients to develop competitive advantage by increasing the learning curve of their organizations and enlarging their action space in the market. ICSANA espouses the core values of leadership, authority, service, integrity, efficiency, and quality excellence in the execution of strategy.
ICSANA adopts a process-based approach where profound knowledge of the latest industry trends and quality-driven models are matched with individual client needs. When supported with the appropriate capability building interventions, leaders and decision-makers can be empowered to overcome the challenges and risks in the administrative setting, corporate world, and global marketplace.