Poetry Evening in Celebration of Foundation Day
The Center hosted a poetry evening in honor of our founding day at our headquarters, with HRH Princess Adelah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and H.E. Dr. Abdulhamid bin Muhammad Al-Sulaiman, the Secretary-General, in attendance. The event took place on Sunday, February 25, 2024, with the participation of poets Saad Al Shaya, Fatima Al-Mutad, and Maryam Al-Otaibi, and was moderated by Muhammad Al-Ammar, featured poems celebrating our homeland, folklore, and selections from various poets' collections. The event was well-attended by members of community who share an interest in poetry and folklore.
Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Center
On Wednesday, January 24, 2024, the inaugural session of the seventh meeting for the year 2024 was conducted by Her Royal Highness Princess Adelah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the Chairman of the Board of Directors at the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography Documentation Center. In the presence of esteemed members, HRH Princess Fahdah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, HRH Princess Seetah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, HRH Princess Madhawi bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, H.E. Dr. Khalid bin Muhammad Al-Anqari, H.E. Dr. Nizar bin Obaid Madani and H.E. Ms. Noura bint Abdullah Al-Fayez. The Council received a comprehensive update on the Center's ongoing work and activities, and the agenda items were thoroughly discussed.
Course: "Renewal and Innovation in the Scientific Research"
As part of the activities organized by the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography Documentation Center, a professional training course titled "Renewal and Innovation in the Scientific Research" was conducted by Dr. Turki bin Abdulrahman Al-Muhaimeed, an Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Teaching Methods. In the presence of several employees from the Center as well as employees from other similar organizations, the objective of this course was to explore the concept of renewal and innovation in the scientific research. The course aimed to identify the barriers to renewal and innovation, distinguish between innovation skills and creative thinking, and provide practical techniques to foster innovation in the scientific research.
Virtual Scientific Seminar
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography Documentation Center recently organized a virtual scientific seminar titled "Knowledge Management Techniques and their Role in Digital Transformation in Documentary Institutions". The participants of the meeting included Prof. Dr. Abdullah bin Ibrahim Al-Mubarraz, a Professor at Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University, Dr. Noura bint Nasser Al-Hazani, an Associate Professor at Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, and Dr. Abdullah bin Muhammad Al-Shaya, the General Supervisor of Digital Content and Technology Management at the Center. The seminar's objective is to bring attention to the concept of knowledge management and digital transformation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia while citing the experience of the Center digital transformation.
Course: "Optimizing Entities for Institutional Digital Repositories"
On Tuesday, December 19, 2023, a training course was conducted at the center. The course "Optimizing Entities for Institutional Digital Repositories" was presented by Eng. Masoud Al-Sharif, Director of Knowledgeware Technologies. The course was attended by several employees from the center as well as employees from other organizations.
A Poetry Night in celebration of the Arabic Language Day
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography Documentation Center hosted a poetry night in celebration of the World Arabic Language Day on December 18, 2023. The event was moderated by Dr. Dukhana bint Ali Al-Amari from Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University. Notable participants included Prof. Al-Jawhara bint Bakhit Al-Jahjah from Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University, Dr. Suad bint Sharaf Abu Shall from Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, and Mr. Hamad bin Muhammad Al-Ammar from the Royal Commission in Jubail. The evening focused on themes such as excerpts from poetry, poetic reflections, and literary thoughts. The center also extended invitations to individuals interested in participating and benefiting from the event.
H.E. Dr. Khalid Al-Aiban’s Visit
Dr. Abdul Hamid Al-Sulaiman, Secretary-General of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography Documentation Center, cordially welcomed Dr. Khalid bin Muhammad Al-Aiban, Chairman of the Board of Directors of King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Foundation for humanitarian work, and several council members during their visit to the Center on Wednesday, December 20, 2023. They took a tour to gain insights into the operations and functions of various departments. This meeting was attended by all the Center's leaders.
Virtual Meeting: National Values in Saudi Poetry
In the presence of HRH Princess Adelah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Biography Documentation Center, the center held on Tuesday, October 10, 2023, a meeting entitled "National Values in Saudi Poetry" with the participation of Prof. Dr. Ahmed bin Abdullah Al-Salem (Saudi poet, writer and academic), Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Al-Hamoud (Saudi researcher, writer and academic), and the meeting was moderated by Mr. Ahmed bin Khalaf Al-Shammari, and the meeting had several topics, most notably are: documenting the Saudi kings biography in Saudi poetry and their achievements, and promoting Saudi cultural identity and civilizational values in poetic discourse, and the meeting was attended by individuals and researchers.
Visit the campus of His Highness the Governor of Riyadh Region to the Center's pavilion
HRH Princess Adelah bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, chairperson of the board of directors of the center, received Her Highness Princess Noura bint Mohammed bin Saud bin Abdulrahman Al Saud, wife of His Highness the Governor of Riyadh Region, during her visit to the center's pavilion at the Riyadh International Book Fair on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, and they toured the pavilion and reviewed the center's exhibits.