I am looking forward to the amazing opportunity of serving as CEO of CIIED this academic year. Joining CIIED (then CEL) was the best decision I’ve ever made and it’s been a privilege to work in the last 3 years. I do share the optimism of CIIED’s bright future that our previous leaders had. I would like to take this opportunity to explain further about CIIED and answer some questions...
What?BITS Pilani has set up "Centre for Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship Dubai" which will be an integrated structure for academic and incubation activities related to entrepreneurship at BITS Pilani. It is abbreviated as CIIED for simple use as I agree the other name is too long. It is pronounced: /see-eyed/ We have it in arabic too: مركز للإبداع، الحضانة وريادة الأعمال دبي
Why?The mandate of CIIED includes facilitating technology transfer and commercialisation, executing filing of patents, custodian of intellectual property of
Students tackle “URBAN CROWDED SPACES” participating in the 2016 Hult Prize at BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus.