Sohar University organized two events on advanced manufacturing. First one, was on 2nd of March 2020 about Intaj Suhar. The event was under the patronage of HE Dr Saeed Al-Rubaie, Secretary General of the Education Council.
National and international partners in Intaj Suhar attended the event. Intaj Suhar project is one of the projects of the national economic diversification plan "Tanfeeth" supported by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Intaj Suhar is one of its kind in Oman and probably in the MENA region. University of Sheffield from the UK, is a partner in this project.
The events were to discuss how to develop advanced manufacturing in Oman. They also raised how universities can help in this regard. It will provide opportunities of engagement with high ranked governmental officials and decision makers, Oman HEIs, CEOs and key staff from the Oman industry and a walk through of the Intaj Suhar facilities.