Ministry of Education
The Ministry of Education is the federal responsible party for education in the UAE including both general and higher education. The mission of the Ministry is to build and manage an innovative educational system for a knowledge-based internationally competitive society, covering all age groups and catering for future labor market needs, through assuring outcomes quality and providing distinguished services for internal and external stakeholders.

Gold Patron:

Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics is a technology leader in electronic design automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. The company offers innovative products and solutions that help engineers overcome the design challenges they face in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design. Mentor Graphics has the broadest industry portfolio of best-in-class products and is the only EDA company with an embedded software solution.

Bronze Patron:

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. enables global electronic design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today’s integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP, and services to design and verify advanced
semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems.

Cadence is a leading provider of electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor intellectual property (IP). Their custom/analog tools help engineers design the transistors, standard cells, and IP blocks that make up systems on chip (SoCs). Their digital tools automate the design and verification of giga-scale, gigahertz SoCs at the latest semiconductor processing nodes. Their IC packaging and PCB tools permit the design of complete boards and subsystems. Cadence also offers a growing portfolio of design IP and verification IP for memories, interface protocols, analog/mixedsignal components, and specialized processors. And at the systems level, Cadence offers an integrated suite of hardware/software co-development platforms. In short, Cadence’s innovative technologies are essential to building great products that transform lives.