Ajman Ruler Attends First Annual Dinner at Ajman University
Monday, May 08, 2017
His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, has praised Ajman University's role in providing quality education for its students since its establishment.
His Highness was speaking at the University's first annual dinner, held at Sheikh Zayed Centre for Conferences and Exhibitions. This gathering, the first of its kind, brought together key stake holders of AU such as the partners, alumni and government entities that all come together in sync to provide students with a competitive and exceptional education at AU. The meeting was well attended by over a thousand university alumni and private and public entities.
He congratulated the outstanding alumni for their achievements, adding that they were excellent ambassadors of the university during their period of study as well as their professional journey. H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi encouraged the new graduates to follow the footsteps of their predecessors and better serve their country.
H.H. Sheikh Humaid was accompanied by Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Ruler's Representative for Administrative and Financial Affairs, and Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Ajman Municipality and Planning Department, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Ajman University.
During the event, Dr. Karim Seghir, Chancellor of Ajman University, welcomed the Ruler of Ajman and expressed his appreciation for His Highness' patronage of the university. Chancellor Seghir reiterated the glorious past, present and future that is all brought together on this Annual Dinner. He pointed out that the alumni are the sustainable investment of Ajman University whose success and achievements are the very embodiment of the vision and mission of AU.
One of the founding students of Ajman University Mohammed Amiri, who is currently the CEO of Ajman Bank, delivered the Alumni Address; he expressed his appreciation to His Highness for his benevolent patronage of Ajman University and wise guidance that has ensured its success over the last three decades.
The event was an ideal opportunity for alumni, industry experts and professionals to network. Old friends became new partners and the special bond with their alma mater Ajman University was reinvigorated with new memories.