2016-2017 Conference Highlights

Angel Rising 2017 — Investor Education Symposium

Angel Rising 2017 — Investor Education Symposium

Angel Rising is an annual symposium organized by startAD and VentureSouq that provides education sessions on key topics related to Angel Investing to individuals from the region who have expressed an interest in investing in startups.

Revisiting 1968 and the Global Sixties

Revisiting 1968 and the Global Sixties

As the fiftieth anniversary of 1968 approaches, this three-day international conference reassessed the global causes, themes, forms, and legacies of that tumultuous period.

Genomics and Systems Biology VII

Genomics and Systems Biology VII

In their own research programs, the organizers of the seventh NYUAD Genomics & Systems Biology symposium apply cutting-edge genomic technology and systems-level approaches to areas including biodiversity, biorenewables and metabolism, the complexity of neuronal systems and chemical and functional genomics. This symposium looks at cutting edge questions and approaches on diverse topics.

IEEE SPS Winter School on Security and Privacy Issues in Biometrics

IEEE SPS Winter School on Security and Privacy Issues in Biometrics

Introduced participants to the vulnerabilities of biometric systems and ways they can be successfully mitigated. This five-day conference held lectures, discussions, panels, and lab sessions conducted by leading biometrics experts from both academia and industry covering template security, anti-spoofing techniques, privacy of soft biometrics, vulnerabilities of behavioral biometrics, and more.

Past Conferences for Academic Year 2016- 2017

  1. Angel Rising 2017 Investor Education Symposium
  2. Head CASE: Consciousness and Semantic Externalism (New York)
  3. The 1st Middle East Population Health Research Conference
  4. The Islamic Multiverse and Histories of Everyday Social Discourse
  5. Autism Education Conference 2017
  6. OPEC and the Global Energy Order
  7. The 2017 Annual NYUAD International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World
  8. Digital Humanities Abu Dhabi
  9. Biomedical and Biosystems Conference
  10. ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS) 2017
  11. Making Strides in Cancer Research Using Zebrafish
  12. Global Macroeconomics
  13. CEPR-NYUAD Drivers of Economic Divergence: Institutions, Geography and Technology
  14. Imagine Science Abu Dhabi 2017
  15. Scientific Research for Cultural Heritage
  16. Islam and Spain
  17. NYU Social Media & Political Participation Conference (SMaPP)
  18. Genomics and Systems Biology VII
  19. Winter Institute in Statistical Genetics Abu Dhabi 2017 (WISG)
  20. South of Everything: A Workshop on Global Legal Education
  21. Marriage, Family, Religion and Culture
  22. IEEE SPS Winter School on Security and Privacy Issues in Biometrics
  23. Working Group in African Political Economy (WGAPE)
  24. Advances in Mechanism Design
  25. 2nd Joint UAE Symposium on Social Robotics
  26. The 2nd NYUAD Transportation Symposium
  27. Body Voices 2016: Narrating Migration
  28. NYUAD Cyber Security Awareness Week
  29. Revisiting 1968 and the Global Sixties