The Information Technology department headed by Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari, conducted an awareness program regarding “Research, Innovation and Consultancy Activities” for the academic year 2019-2020. The awareness program was conducted during the department staff meeting held on September 24, 2019 at 12:00 noon in IT- 12C (IT Bldg.).
During the meeting, Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari emphasized the importance of innovative projects and research activities. Dr. R. Venkateswaran, Chair of Research and Consultancy Committee & TRC Academic Focal Point, delivered the presentation during the program. He discussed about the importance of research activities, innovative projects, R & C forms and procedures, and consultancy work activities in the department.
Moreover, Dr. Venkateswaran informed and motivated the staff to participate as well in the Research Council’s (TRC) ongoing innovative project competitions and conferences. Also, he shared the opportunities of utilizing the Turnitin and ProQuest Portal for research and project activities.