With its value-added services, KACST
also supports the development of a national research and educational network.
Chien, Intel's Vice President, Intel Labs and Director of Future Technologies Research, and KACST
5 billion in funding, said Ibrahim Al-Suwaiyel, KACST
president, here on Sunday.
is working to develop a number of techniques which are of strategic interest to the Kingdom, through a comprehensive national plan for science, technology and innovation.
The meeting comes at a time when KACST
is getting ready to launching Phase 2 of the National Plan for Science Technology "Marifah II.
President Prince Turki Bin Saud Bin Muhammad represented KACST
while signing the deal.
is a state body implementing the kingdom's science and technology strategies.
also inked another memorandum to establish a joint research and development center at the SEC distribution sector.
It follows a technology alliance between Ukraine's Antonov and KACST
for developing and manufacturing AN-32s as an advanced multi-purpose aircraft.
The first Satellite is shared between Hillasat, which is totally owned by Arabsat, and KACST
on the orbital position 39[degrees] East .
In conjunction with the award, Lockheed Martin, KACST
and TAQNIA Space Company, a subsidiary of the Saudi Technology Investment and Development Company (TAQNIA), signed an agreement to explore future design, manufacture, assembly and integration of satellites in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
A total of 19,523 patent applications have been registered at KACST
since then, of which 434 were for Saudi corporations and 15,283 for non-Saudi companies, a report said.