Industry-University Collaborations in the UAE: How Businesses and Universities Can Benefit From R&D Partnerships

  • 24 November 2021
  • 14:00 - 15:00
  • Zoom


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The Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Salloum & Partners Legal Consultants is organizing a webinar on Industry-University Collaborations in the UAE: How Businesses and Universities Can Benefit From R&D Partnerships.

Ziad Salloum, Partner at Salloum & Partners Legal Consultants will be preesenting the following points:

  • What Industry-University Collaborations (IUC) are
  • Advantages for Universities and Businesses
  • Common misconceptions regarding IUCs
  • Benefits of IUCs to the wider community in the UAE
  • How to structure IUCs
  • Common hurdles, challenges and potential pitfalls (particularly re Intellectual Property issues) and how to overcome them.

This event is participated by:

  • AmCham Abu Dhabi
  • BENELUX Business Council
  • Canadian Business Council Dubai and NE
  • Philippine Business Council Abu Dhabi
  • Pakistan Business Professional Council


Ziad Salloum, OSI, KSS, MCIArb is an award-winning legal advisor and arbitrator. Since joining Salloum & Partners LLC in 2006, Ziad has provided specialist support to UAE and foreign government entities, top multinational and local companies, educational institutions, financial institutions, entrepreneurs and leading business-owning families. He has advised on matters in various fields such as: commercial contracts, employment, secured/unsecured lending, restructuring, strategic and structural planning, M&A, dispute resolution, succession planning, corporate governance and family office setup.

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Complimentary for CBC members and non-CBC members