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​On Thursday, 6 February 2020, Statistic Centre Abu Dhabi celebrated the ending of Abu Dhabi Innovation week that was from the 2nd to the 6th of February. During the week, The Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence organized a variety of activities such as workshops on innovation and t..On the 3rd of February, the committee of innovation and artificial intelligence shared a personality test, a part of its activities for the week of innovation. The test was designed by adobe to discover what creative type you are. Detailing each creative type, their strength and weakness and which ..​Statistic center Abu Dhabi held a workshop by Oracle that was organized by the Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence on Monday 3rd of February, within the innovation week agenda. The workshop titled "artificial intelligence and latest technologies and tools", covered data a..​In alignment with February being “UAE Month of Innovation 2020” and the start of Abu Dhabi’s innovation week, the Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence organized a workshop on innovation. Just like the name “Reflections on Innovation,” the workshop touched upon the concept ..​Dr. Mohammed Al Rifai, Statistician Expert at SCAD has prepared three research papers on various statistical issues. These papers have been published in “Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development”. Paper(1)The first paper entitled "The Fundamental Principals of official Statistics..

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DATE: 11 Feb 2020

SCAD celebrates the end of Innovation Week

​On Thursday, 6 February 2020, Statistic Centre Abu Dhabi celebrated the ending of Abu Dhabi Innovation week that was from the 2nd to the 6th of February. During the week, The Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence organized a variety of activities such as workshops on innovation and the latest tools in artificial intelligence. In addition to a creative personality test and a questionnaire. All in aim of raising the culture if innovation in SCAD and creating an environment that supports new ideas.

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DATE: 05 Feb 2020

SCAD Employees Participate in the Creative Type Test

On the 3rd of February, the committee of innovation and artificial intelligence shared a personality test, a part of its activities for the week of innovation. The test was designed by adobe to discover what creative type you are. Detailing each creative type, their strength and weakness and which types are mostly compatible. The activity got a lot of attention mainly for the test's strong visual and how interactive it is.

If interested in doing the test:

https://mycreativetype.com/


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DATE: 05 Feb 2020

"Artificial Intelligence and latest technologies and tools” workshop

​Statistic center Abu Dhabi held a workshop by Oracle that was organized by the Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence on Monday 3rd of February, within the innovation week agenda. The workshop titled "artificial intelligence and latest technologies and tools", covered data analysis and the stages of analysis. Oracle also introduced a new tool called "Oracle Analytics Desktop" which allows a more in depth analysis and helps in creating visuals such as infographics. To say the least, the workshop is important in instilling the culture of innovation in SCAD by introducing the employees to the latest technologies and tool in the field of statistical data and analysis.

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DATE: 03 Feb 2020

"Reflections on Innovation” Workshop

In alignment with February being “UAE Month of Innovation 2020” and the start of Abu Dhabi’s innovation week, the Committee of Innovation and Artificial Intelligence organized a workshop on innovation. Just like the name “Reflections on Innovation,” the workshop touched upon the concept of creativity and innovation, the difference between them and examining the characteristics of both innovative and creative people. The workshop also highlighted the achievements of the previous committee, which has successfully obtained a TS16555 certificate in 2019.

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DATE: 15 Jan 2020

Three Published Research Papers/Articles by SCAD in 2019

Dr. Mohammed Al Rifai, Statistician Expert at SCAD has prepared three research papers on various statistical issues. These papers have been published in “Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development”. 

Paper(1)

The first paper entitled "The Fundamental Principals of official Statistics in Statistics Centre Abu Dhabi", addressed the Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics adopted by the United Nations Statistical Commission in 1994. The paper highlighted the implementation of these statistical principles at SCAD by showing related/relevant examples.

To view the full article, please link the below:

https://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JEDS/article/view/50027

Paper (2)

The second paper entitled "Optimum Sampling Strategy for National Households in Abu Dhabi Emirate, with implementation on the Household Master sample". It tackled categories of household samples in Abu Dhabi and suggested a special sampling strategy to increase the number of "national households" in survey samples.

To view the full article, please link the below:

https://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JEDS/article/view/50963

Paper (3)

Finally, the paper entitled "Approximated Synthetic Indicator for Total Errors in Abu Dhabi Sample Surveys" addressed the data quality and accuracy. It presented various types of errors in surveys and proposed an approximate indicator to assess the nature of total errors.

To view the full article, please link the below:

https://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JEDS/article/view/50322


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