Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU) has recently honoured the winners of Kano Medal: Excellence Catalyst during an event held at the University campus in the presence of H.E. Lieutenant General Dahi Khalfan Tamim, Dubai Police Chief and Chairman of HBMeU's Board of Governors. The award has been developed for the purpose of encouraging quality professionals in different parts of the world to continue doing the important work of facilitating the introduction of quality and excellence concepts and supporting the smooth implementation of quality improvement programs in their employer organizations.
This medal aims to honor the incessant work that Professor Kano has conducted in various parts of the world over many years and to recognize his unique and significant contribution enabling quality to grow in both public and private sector.
The recipients of the Kano Medal Excellence Catalyst for 2013 were Dr .Ahmed Al Nuseirat, Coordinator General, Dubai Governmental Excellence Program, the Executive Council Government of Dubai; Dr. Ayed T. Al-Amri, President, Saudi Quality Council (Western Region) and the Chairman, Middle East Quality Association (MEQA); Professor Hadi Mohammed Ahmed Eltigani, Executive Director, Corporate Support Division, Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Coordinator General, Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award; Dr. Lway Nackasha, Adviser, Service Quality Assurance, Al Ain Municipality and Advisor, Sharjah Economic Excellence Award; Dr. Medhat Anwar Mohammed Aly, CEO, Global Vision Consulting and Training (GVCAT), KSA and Excellence & Quality Expert; Mr Oussama Hamad, the Senior Consultant, Dubai Government Excellence Program, Executive Council of the Government of Dubai; and Mrs Yasera Ghosheh, Executive Director, King Abdullah II Center for Excellence.