Elias Robot in the United Arab Emirates

Trip to United Arab Emirates

 

Elias Robot has started to travel around the world already! Language coach Elias attended its first international event in United Arab Emirates, The Bett MEA education conference in Abu Dhabi, at the end of April. It was a trip organized by xEdu accelerator, which had a section in Bett conference expo area.

Taking place at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) for the first time, Bett MEA, the region’s most senior gathering of education leaders, continued to address the needs of decision-makers through its Leadership Summit program and multiple Exhibition content stages.

Elias is now really breaking into the elite circles: it had the honor to talk with the king, his excellency H.E. Hussain Bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education for the UAE. His excellency was visiting Bett conference and stopped to talk with Elias. The robot was quite confused about the attention it received, but in a good way.

Elias Robot with UAE minister of education

Elias also met the Director of education division, Dr. Bushra Al Mulla, in the Prime Minister of Emirats’ office in Dubai. Finnish education is very well known and admired there, in the highest level cabinets.

Elias Robot with UAE Director of Education Division

The journey was completely amazing for Elias. He got to meet many new people and made so many new friends. “It was so nice to meet with all of you. Hopefully we can meet again soon and practice some English together”.

 

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