The Advanced Electronics Company welcomed at its headquarters this afternoon the executive team of Schneider Electric Saudi Arabia, where the delegation included Mr. Mohamed Shaheen, CEO, and his accompanying delegation.
AEC welcomed the guests in this introductory visit to highlight both companies' services, solutions, and capabilities and serves an initial purpose to discuss aspects of cooperation in various fields. Within the visit program, the delegation toured the advanced electronics factory, and the joint team discussed future ways of cooperation and enhanced communication between the two companies.
Riyadh, October 20, 2020: Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) signed a cooperation agreement with the Children with Disability Association (DCA) to provide support to the charitable organization’s initiatives under its educational program Moubadarati. The agreement was signed by Mr. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Duailej, CEO of AEC, and Dr. Ahmad bin Abdulaziz Al-Tamimi, Executive Director of DCA.
The agreement forms part of AEC’s ongoing commitment to serving and developing the community in which it operates, thereby contributing to national prosperity. It seeks to strengthen the company’s partnerships with various government and private organizations in the Kingdom to create and sustain a better world for all by providing the necessary support for the advancement of the less fortunate in society and the care and rehabilitation of children with special needs. The agreement also aims to highlight the important role the private sector plays in developing an inclusive society and promoting a culture of social responsibility.
Commenting on the agreement, Mr. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al- Duailej, CEO of AEC, said: “We are delighted to sign this distinguished partnership agreement through which we will work with DCA to enable young people with disability to overcome their challenges and flourish in society. We aim to contribute through the educational program Moubadarati to make them strong and independent and integrate them into the community. This comes in recognition of the importance of education, which is considered today the best investment for the future generation on which the country relies tremendously. Together we will strive to provide the necessary support through this initiative to achieve the goals of AEC and DCA and to create a thriving inclusive society where rights of all sections are respected and ensured.”
For his part, Dr. Ahmad bin Abdulaziz Al-Tamimi, Executive Director of DCA, expressed his thanks and appreciation to AEC for supporting this initiative and stated: “Moubadarati program is one of the bridges of communication with distinguished business partners and companies, and it is characterized by an advanced concept of charitable work at the level of our beloved country. The program enables continuous cooperation between the association - which earned the trust of those benefiting from its services - and private-sector institutions to support its programs, thus contributing to the integration of efforts and the expansion of the development work circle.”
It is worth noting that the Moubadarati program is created by the association to enhance community participation for both individuals and companies. The program includes three categories, which are Moubadarati for Therapeutic Rehabilitation (therapeutic), Moubadarati Education (for educational care), and Moubadarati Specialization (comprehensive), and it contributes to providing educational, therapeutic and rehabilitative services to more than 4,000 boys and girls through a system of 11 centers spread across various regions of the Kingdom.
Advanced Electronics Company Presents Annual Award for Best Graduation Project at King Saud University for the 22nd Year in a Row.
CEO of the Advanced Electronics Company (AEC), Mr. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al Duailej honored the winners of the Best Graduation Project Award at King Saud University for 1441/1442 AH from the College of Computer and Information Sciences and the Department of Electrical Engineering.
The ceremony took place in honor of the President of King Saud University, His Excellency Dr. Badran bin Abdulrahman Al Omar and in the attendance of Vice-Rector Dr. Abdullah bin Salman Al Salman, Vice-Rector for Projects Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Sugair, Vice-Rector for Educational and Academic Affairs Dr. Mohamed bin Saleh bin Numay, and Dean of the College of Computer and Information Sciences Dr. Salman bin Ali bin Wahaf. Sponsored by the company for the 22nd year in a row, the award ceremony took place on 1 October 2020 at Riyadh's headquarters.
A total of 12 distinguished projects from the College of Computer and Information Sciences and the Department of Electrical Engineering competed for the award, and they were showcased and reviewed by a joint jury between King Saud University and AEC. The project on developing nanowire silicon chips to reduce the cost of manufacturing solar cells by Talal Hamed Al Baqmi and Hazem Assem Al Ghanimi from the Department of Electrical Engineering won first place, while the project on the tool for teaching children Arabic calligraphy by Nassiba Mohammed Al Wuhaibi, Sara Abdulrahman Al Samari, Ghaydaa Nasser Al Ghanem, and Raghad Abdullah Al Amr from the College of Computer and Information Sciences won second place. Third place went to the project on applying augmented virtual reality for teaching children by Al Anoud Abdul Kareem Al Zakari, Lateefa Omar Al Saqabi, Nouf Ibrahim Al Dhoeb, Reem Abdulrahman Al Harthi, and Nora Ibrahim Al Hassan from the Department of Information Systems in the College of Computer and Information Sciences.
The Munset project for reciting the Holy Quran using AI voice techniques by Loujaine Al Khamis, Abeer Al Zuhair, Nouf Al Talha, Ghada Al Qubal, and Nora Al Rashed from the Department of Information Technology in the College of Computer and Information Sciences won the award for Best Idea, while the award for Best Student went to Rayan Al Suhaibani, Department of Information Systems in the College of Computer and Information Sciences, and Reem bin Ghannam, Department of Computer Science in the College of Computer and Information Sciences.
Commenting on this occasion, Al Omar stated: "In its 22nd year, the annual AEC Best Graduation Project Award is a strong incentive for students to research, innovate, design, and carry out distinguished projects in technical fields that benefit our nation. In turn, we appreciate the company's support and its patriotic efforts that are in the interest of our students."
For his part, Al Duailej noted: "The company has been presenting this award every year to motivate students to carry out research and applied projects that can be implemented in reality. The award, presented by the company for 22 years in a row, supports talented students in showing what Saudi students can achieve with the right support and encouragement. The competition seeks to encourage scientific and applied research that contributes to building a knowledge society and stimulates innovation and creativity."
Al Wahaf stated: "Its sustainability and continuity characterize the successful and solid national partnership between the College of Computer and Information Sciences and AEC. It is an important pillar in the localization of technology and the knowledge economy and linking the college's outputs with the job market in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030."
AEC has supported the annual Best Graduation Project Award for the College of Computer and Information Sciences and the Department of Electrical Engineering in various specializations for 22 years in a row. This support has resulted in the production of several pioneering projects in real life with great success due to the company's continued support and its support of talented individuals.
Riyadh, 28 July 2020: CEO of the Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) Mr. Abdulaziz Al Duailej extended Eid Al Adha greetings to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques His Royal Highness King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz.
He commended the sound decisions made in the nation’s interest and its citizens and residents, praising the leadership’s decision to hold this year’s Hajj rituals in limited numbers for individuals of different nationalities from inside the Kingdom. He noted that the decision confirms the Kingdom’s commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy Hajj season in a way that befits the requirements of social distancing and protects pilgrims from the coronavirus while also enabling them to perform the sacred pilgrimage ritual.
Al Duailej expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Kingdom’s leaders for their efforts to preserve the nation’s safety and security. In this regard, he commended all the decisions made to support the national economy and the private sector and mitigate the coronavirus pandemic’s repercussions, which has impacted the global economy. He applauded the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to extend several initiatives that were announced at the beginning of the pandemic within the efforts made to protect the national economy. He noted that extending the initiatives of supporting Saudi workers, suspending fines, and postponing the collection of fees, exemptions, and declarations will help support individuals, investors, and private sector companies and enhance their role in the Kingdom’s economic development.
He also praised all the procedures and measures being implemented to face different challenges with the guidance and governance of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and the Crown Prince, praying that Allah supports them in protecting the nation.
AEC has been and continues to be at the forefront of companies that implemented precautionary measures within the guidelines issued by specialized authorities. The company continues to work and maintain its production despite the exceptional circumstances imposed by the pandemic while meticulously applying all precautionary measures to ensure its employees’ safety.
Riyadh, KSA – 16 July 2020: Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) congratulated the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI) after the latter announced organizing the 'World Defense Show' in the Kingdom, in March 2022.
Mr. Abdulaziz Al Duailej, Chief Executive Officer, AEC, said: " The announcement confirms the Kingdom's active efforts to develop and localize the military industries, in line with the goals of the Saudi Vision 2030 to localize more than 50% of the military industries. The announcement will also pave the way for new investment and partnership opportunities for Saudi organizations and solidify cooperation between the Kingdom and its partners in the defense industry around the world".
"We congratulate the Kingdom and GAMI on the announcement of the first edition of the World Defense Show, the event that will solidify the Kingdom's global presence in different fields, including the defense industry, provide immense opportunities for the Saudi manufacturers and investors in the military and security industries, enable the local talents through excelling in such a vibrant industry and allow a military industry's eco-system that enrichs the creative capabilities of our production facilities in vibrant areas," Al Duailej added.
Embracing this event, the Kingdom will reinforce its strong presence on the global defense map as one of the advanced countries in military industries Organizing the 'World Defense Show' in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia would certainly give great momentum, given the strategic position of the Kingdom as a global center linking three continents, which is also the heart of the global supply chain for the defense industry, and the largest economy in the Middle East.