GEMS Xhibit

2018-19

GEMS organized a high-profile event  ‘GEMS Xhibit’ , on 25th September at Emirates Towers. The event was graced by  presence of His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, UAE Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence and 200 leading professionals from the public and private sector, including organisations such as Dubai Future Foundation, DEWA, Emirates, Emirates NBD, VISA, GE and more. The focus of the event was to raise awareness of our youth’s innovation, entrepreneurial and technical skills and to increase collaboration and youth work opportunities with organisations. This event included a student product showcase, a student vs. business challenge and a talent hunt where business will engage with the students on ideas, feedback and skills of the future.

Four teams were chosen from OOB out of 35 teams that participated in the event. Teams Details are provided below:

VISION EDUCATION: Manas Kandimalla( 11B),Soham  Chawda ( 11F), Ahsan Nayaz. ( 11C)           

DRONE_AID: Akhil Santhosh (10D),Daniel Shajy(10D),Farzeen Ajmal Khan(10D),Ayan Shahnawaz Kazi (10D)

APOLLO: Sreekarthik Sanoj(10I , Kewin Gecinth(10I),Anjan Dev Srivastava(10E),Nolan Aaron Pinto(10I)

V-LOOPS: Venkatachalam(10J),Athuldev Arun(10J),P.Rohith Samuel(10J),Alex Moby Philip(10J)

 Talent Hunt, conducted by Oliv, a career platform for internships, part-time jobs and graduate jobs, provided a great exposure for students to interact with business professionals from companies like PWC, Sephora, Traffic Digital, Chalhoub Group etc who were looking to hire interns.

Student VS Business challenge helped students to critically think about challenges faced globally and exchange their views with business professionals to gain greater insight. This event helped our boys immensely to showcase their skills to business professionals and feedback was provided to them on improving their skills for future.