Skip to main content

UOWD Faculty takes centre stage as Sharjah Police Headquarters celebrate World Quality Day

Thursday, 10 December, 2015

Dr Slim Saidi, one of the leading lights of UOWD’s Master of Quality Management program, was welcomed by Sharjah Police Headquarters recently during their celebration of World Quality Day, a Chartered Quality Institute initiative aimed at sharing the important contribution that quality makes towards a nation’s and an organisation’s growth and prosperity.

This year World Quality Day centred on the cocoa industry to raise awareness of the importance of quality, under the theme of “Sweet Dreams”. Sharjah Police Headquarters’ department of Strategic Management and Performance Development organised the day in collaboration with a number of private companies operating in the field of chocolate manufacturing.

Dr Slim Saidi was invited to give a keynote speech at the event which focused on how to transform dreams into great achievements through values such as courage, simplicity, discipline, practice and culture, self-examination, team spirit, perseverance and evaluation – elements that epitomise Quality.

The event was also attended by Brigadier General Ali Salem Alkhayal, Director General of Central Operations, Brigadier General Dr Salim Jarwan Naqbi, Director of External Areas Police Directorate and Colonel Abdullah Ibrahim bin Nassar, Director of Strategy and Performance Development, alongside directors of departments and teams from Sharjah Police and a large number of the forces’ officers and personnel.

 Sharjah Police are staunch believers in the importance of quality management, placing it firmly in the centre of the General Directorate’s strategy. The organisation has won five ISO accreditations, 38 local and international awards and carried out 92 workshops on the subject. They also have 45 internationally certified assessors, 67 auditors and an extended team comprising 1029 members.

Colonel Bin Nassar and Major Tariq Madfaa spoke about the organisation’s focus on quality throughout the course of the event, commenting that the concepts of quality applied to any decision, process, product or service that the force develops in order to be able to achieve stakeholder satisfaction.

12102015_SharjahPolice

UOWD in the news

Bodour Al Qasimi promotes Mohammed Al Musharrakh to CEO of ‘Invest in Sharjah’

By Gulf Today, Gulf News, Total UAE

Mohammed Juma Al Musharrakh had been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah). More...

UOWD hosts inaugural Middle East CASE Conference

By Yahind

Conference supports advancement of education in the region through shared insights and knowledge. More...

Indian Billionaire B. R. Shetty Is Now Venturing Into Higher Education

By Dubai Forum, Wealth-X

After building a healthcare empire in the U.A.E., Abu Dhabi-based Indian billionaire B. R. Shetty is entering the region’s lucrative higher education sector. More...

Sarra scoops multiple honours in rowing and swimming

By Khaleej Times, The Middle East North Africa Financial Network

Rising sporting star Sarra Lajnef continues to excel in rowing and swimming championships in the region. More...

Dubai Electronic Security Center Receives Overwhelming Interest From Regional and Global Universities For The AED 700,000 ‘Innovation In Cyber Security Award' Competition

By Dubai PR Network, Total UAE, The Middle East North Africa Financial Network

Call for submission for the ‘Innovation In Cyber Security Award’ has earned overwhelming response from regional and global universities. More...

UOWD logistics students tour Jebel Ali Port in Dubai

By Arabian Industry, Dubai Forum

The Master of Science in Logistics at UOWD has been running in the UAE for the last 10 years and is one of the region’s most popular postgraduate courses. More...

Career focus need not stymie personal advancement

By Gulf News Smart Edition

Commitment to study runs deep in employed aspirants, experts say. More...

Most postgraduate students are working people

By Gulf News,

Most of the postgraduate students in the UAE are working people, said universities in the UAE. More...

Chairman Of Dubai-Based University Awarded Order Of Australia

By UAE Today, YaHind, Dubai Forum, Dubai Informer, Go Dubai

Peter Robson, Chairman of the University of Wollongong in Dubai’s, UOWD, Board, has been awarded the Order of Australia, OA. More...

9th Sustainable Development & Inclusive Growth Congress discusses ways to achieve global sustainability

By Go Dubai

Congress focused on the need to follow the principles of sustainable development and inclusive growth to meet global challenges and global sustainability More...

Copyright © 2018 University of Wollongong in Dubai   | Privacy | Disclaimer | Site map

WhatsApp