• His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed receives Emirati inventors

    27 January 2014

    His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces affirmed that President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's vision for building and investing in minds and qualifying of scientific human resources comes as a priority in building nations, since human resources are the main and first driving force in the economic, social, cultural and educational development in addition to their capability to maintaining national gains and securing them for future generations.

  • TDC's Takamul Program Recognized As International Best Practice

    25 January 2014

    The Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee’s (TDC) Takamul innovation support program was awarded with the “Best National Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Policy Award 2013” by the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) at the LESI’s annual Global Technology Impact Forum, held in Geneva, Switzerland 19th-21st January at the headquarters of the United Nations’ World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

  • Takamul Intellectual Property (IP) New Awareness Seminars

    05 November 2013

    Abu Dhabi, May 29th 2013: As part of the Takamul Program’s national expansion and in its efforts to support innovation in the UAE, the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) has launched a new series of IP seminars addressed to academic institutes and companies throughout the Country, aiming to generate awareness about the importance of IP protection and the support available to inventors through the program.

  • Takamul takes part at the Expo-Sciences International 2013

    18 September 2013

    Abu Dhabi, 18th September 2013 -Takamul, an initiative developed and operated by the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) to support local inventors, took part in this year’s Expo-Sciences International to introduce new audiences to the basics of Intellectual Property (IP) and its importance in the innovation community.

  • Abu Dhabi TDC Takamul Program Goes National

    10 March 2013

    Abu Dhabi, March 10th 2013: His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, extended his patronage of research and innovation in the UAE by inaugurating the expansion of the Takamul innovation support program across the nation. The expansion of the highly successful program, was announced today at the "UAE Innovations" conferencehosted by the Abu Dhabi TechnologyDevelopment Committee (TDC), as part of its efforts to build a knowledge-based economy in the Emirates.

  • Abu Dhabi TDC Promotes Understanding of Patents in Academia

    20 November 2011

    As part of its ongoing efforts to support the development of science, technology and innovation (STI) in the Emirate, the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) is conducting a series of patent awareness workshops with a focus on academic entities based in the Emirate.