Saudi Arabia and UAE teams take part in Lebanon’s first international robotics championship
More than 34,000 teams competed at local events to qualify for global championship
"This event brings the East and West to a central location in the world to bridge the gap between nations and to celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, something we have been looking forward to do since we started " ETC Founder, Ghazi Mtaweh said when asked about the importance of the event to Lebanon. “We want the students to create the best memories, and we want our values to be reflected through them. Innovation has been central to our success in this region, and our collaboration with ETC is key in adding to our values locally and globally with the FIRST LEGO League Open 2019 being organized on our premises at Byblos” added Dr. Raymond Ghajjar, Dean of the School of Engineering at LAU on his welcoming note during the National Education Robotics Day; a local youth centered innovation initiative that ETC and LAU are collaborating on.