Public lecture by Kevin Marsh: Holder of 2015 Al-Sumait Prize In Health

April 01, 2018

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS) has announced that it will be hosting a public lecture featuring Dr. Kevin Marsh, Professor of Tropical Medicine at the University of Oxford, and Senior Advisor at the African Academy of Sciences (AAS).

Research Officer, Kuwait Programme

March 28, 2018

The Middle East Centre seeks a Research Officer to produce independent research on one or more of the Kuwait Programme themes.

KFAS Renews Strategic Agreement with ICTP

March 26, 2018

KFAS and The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) signed a new agreement on Feb 1st , renewing their long-term strategic cooperation for a minimum of an additional five years.

Scientific Production Prize for 2018, Invitiation for Nominations

March 22, 2018

The prize stresses the importance of sponsoring scientists and researchers, encouraging distinguished scientists and Kuwaiti nationals holding PhD to pursue their research.

Blue Ocean Strategy Program with INSEAD Business School

March 21, 2018

Apply to the Blue Ocean Strategy Executive Education Program in Kuwait, designed by INSEAD Business School and sponsored by KFAS. This program is designed for private sector employees seeking to break out of the traditional ‘red ocean’ of competition and create growth for their organization in existing and new markets.

Decision-Making Strategies under Risk and Uncertainty Workshop with Harvard University

March 15, 2018

In an effort to enable the innovative capacity of the private sector, customized executive education programs are offered in collaboration with Harvard University to Kuwaiti decision makers in the private sector.

KFAS Will be Sponsoring Kuwaiti Students Accepted in JPL Internship

March 12, 2018

KFAS will be sponsoring Kuwaiti students accepted into the Jet Propulsion Laboratory Summer Internship Program. 

KFAS hosts the Kuwait – UK Science Collaboration Symposium

March 08, 2018

In line with its vision of advancing science, technology, and innovation; Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) hosted the Kuwait Science Collaboration Symposium: Waste Water - Treatment and Reuse.

KFAS launches new training program for private sector

February 28, 2018

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS) announced its latest executive education programs titled “Fast Track Growth: Leading Innovation, Accelerating Growth,” in collaboration with the IE Business School based in Madrid.

The Duke Science Policy Summer Institute provides a transformative introduction to science policy for students, postdocs, and researchers

February 19, 2018

As a part of its efforts to build human capacity in scientific media and communications with the goal of strengthening the role of science in public policy, KFAS is funding Kuwaiti students that have been accepted at Duke University to enrol in the SciPol Summer Institute program.

Siemens ,Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) and Sabah Al Ahmad Center for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC) sign landmark MoU

February 14, 2018

Further expanding its knowledge-sharing commitment to the State of Kuwait, Siemens has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) and Sabah Al Ahmad Centre for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC).

KFAS commences the call for nominations for 2018 Kuwait Prize in four fields

January 31, 2018

KFAS is now accepting nominations from universities, scientific and research institutions and individuals – in Kuwait and abroad – for the 2018 cycle of the Kuwait Prize

KFAS, SCPD lay cornerstone of national policy on innovation

January 30, 2018

KFAS and the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (SCPD) laid last week the stepping stone to conducting a study on Kuwait’s national innovation policy, in cooperation with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

Al-Sumait Prize for African Development Announces Opening of Nominations in Health Category for 2018

January 17, 2018

Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development today called for nominations for its 2018 award in the Health category. Nominations for the prize need to be received by Al-Sumait’s Prize office no later than June 30, 2018.

KFAS Training Calendar 2018

January 17, 2018

Welcome to the 2018 KFAS Learning Calendar for the Private Sector. We are offering a range of learning opportunities both locally and abroad in collaboration with our international network of academic institutions.