The Design Technology Lab at New York University Abu Dhabi works on real-world technological design problems regardless of the field of study, including: history, literature, and sciences. We understand how technology influences and shapes society and educate students on technology design. Our mission is to develop a generation of designers and entrepreneurs who will lead technological development.
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The Center for Technology and Economic Development (CTED) is a research center at New York University Abu Dhabi that focuses on the development of innovative and cutting-edge technologies that can significantly impact economic development with a specific focus on problems faced in under-developed areas around the world. CTED is headquartered in Abu Dhabi with branches in New York and Accra.