Jameel Earns MIT Alumni Association’s Highest Honor

Jameel Earns MIT Alumni Association’s Highest Honor

Alumnus Honored for History of Service and Philanthropy at MIT (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) – MIT Corporation Member Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel ’78, an active MIT volunteer and noted philanthropist, will receive the Bronze Beaver, the highest award the MIT Alumni Association bestows on alumni volunteers, on September 24. Jameel, who earned […]

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Mohammed Jameel Appointed Co-Chair of MIT Campaign for a Better World

Mohammed Jameel Appointed Co-Chair of MIT Campaign for a Better World

MIT has appointed alumnus Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel ’78 as a Co-Chair of the MIT Campaign for a Better World. The Campaign, which launched its public phase on May 6, 2016, is an ambitious $5 billion fundraising initiative that will amplify the Institute’s distinctive strength in education, research, and innovation, […]

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J-WAFS conference reflects growing interest in food and water research

The J-WAFS Food and Water Conference included a startup showcase featuring nearly two dozen MIT-related and other local companies. The food and water sectors have experienced significant growth in startup activity, as indicated by the excellent turnout and interest.

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The MIT community turned out in force, along with attendees from the corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors. Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab May 9, 2016 MIT faculty, staff, and students gathered at the Wong Auditorium, accompanied by many representatives of member companies of the MIT Industrial […]

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17th Annual Dinner Meeting

17th Annual Dinner Meeting

The MIT Club of Saudi Arabia held its 17th Annual Dinner Meeting in Riyadh on March 15, 2015. The event was hosted by the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC). The guest of honor and keynote speaker for the event was Professor L. Rafael Reif, 17th President of […]

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Savola Group names Rayan Fayez as CEO

Savola Group names Rayan Fayez as CEO

Savola Group’s board of directors has appointed Rayan Fayez ’01 as CEO effective March 1, 2016. Prior to assuming the leadership of Savola, Mr. Fayez was previously the Managing Director and Saudi Arabia Senior Country Officer at J.P. Morgan. Prior to that, he held senior positions at Goldman Sachs’ Saudi […]

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