Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park Free Zone
The development the Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park adjacent to American University of Sharjah campus will be the first major milestone of AUS Enterprise. The park will be home to knowledge-intensive businesses with the aim of leveraging the intellectual and academic capabilities, attracting leading local and international companies to the area and focusing on the following areas
By providing R&D and innovation infrastructure, AUSE will strengthen and promote industry-university linkages and entrepreneurship.
The establishment by royal decree of Sharjah's Research, Technology, and Innovation Park to develop and manage an innovation ecosystem within a free zone that promotes R&D and supports enterprise activities and the triple helix collaboration of industry, government, and academia.
The development of a mixed-use high-rise in the Mamzer area of Sharjah. Revenues from building operations to be utilized towards helping support American University of Sharjah goals towards becoming the premiere research and development university in the region.
Through developing a highly skilled workforce that is prepared to meet the needs of emergent strategic industries, knowledge-driven growth is made possible. Combining this with the alignment of educational and technology needs can guarantee long-term prosperity for current and future generations.
Through developing an economic and social infrastructure that aims to position American University of Sharjah as a global center of innovation by supporting its teaching, learning and research mandates and to transform the Emirate of Sharjah into an innovation-led, competitive knowledge economy.