Zain Jordan and Cyber Science 3D, an international leader in Virtual, Augmented Reality, and 3D Simulation, a division of Cyber Anatomy Corporation, located in IOWA, USA, today announced a strategic partnership that will introduce virtual reality and augmented reality into the MENA region and help transform the reality of several industries and sectors through the use of advanced technologies.
The cooperation brings together Zain Jordan’s Corporate Entrepreneurship vision that focuses on building youth capacity and creating more job opportunities, with Cyber Science 3D’s leading technologies and solutions.
Virtual reality resembles the use of computerized models to recreate physical items, places, and experiences, therefore, reducing cost and time of learning and training.
The partnership comprises establishing an advanced Solution Center to be utilized to develop special content that caters for the demand of different industries within the Jordanian Market. The center aims at transferring technical knowledge and knowhow into the Jordanian community in order to enable programmers and developers to embed virtual reality technologies and concepts of 3D simulation into their programs, products and applications that in turn will benefit various sectors, such as education, health care, training, and marketing.
Moreover, the partnership will result in substantial knowledge transfer and learning experiences for Jordanian youth and ICT experts. This will reinforce and support the achievements and existing programs with Zain Innovation Campus (ZINC). The strategic partnership will also support Zain’s mission to deliver the latest in technology to empower startups and entrepreneurs and enable them to build sustainable businesses with their local community. Zain continues to provide national leadership, proving once again that Jordan is truly a hub for entrepreneurship within the region.
“We are proud of this collaboration and its inherent impact on technology in Jordan. The introduction of virtual reality technology in Jordan with the aim of providing Jordanians with learning opportunities in this science stems from Zain’s strategy to build human capacity, empower growth, and strengthen an ecosystem towards increased job creation,” commented Zain Jordan Chief Executive Officer Ahmad Hanandeh. “This partnership, drawing on Zain Jordan’s vision and Cyber Science 3D experience, will help entrepreneurs enhance their business offerings to both local and international markets. This is yet another example of how Zain Jordan is creating partnerships that will make a real difference for the Jordanian community.”
For his part, Dr. Karim Malek, a Jordanian entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Cyber-Anatomy Corp commented: "Cyber Science 3D is proud to partner with the leading and most innovative provider of mobile and data services in the Middle East. We believe our combined technologies will provide clients with additional tools and capabilities for interactivity through visualization." He added: “Mr. Hanandeh’s vision to introduce innovative educational tools into Jordan and to students at every level sets the stage for a well-informed society and prepare our students for a superb future.”
It is noteworthy to highlight that Dr. Karim Malek, a graduate of the University of Jordan and has an MS and PhD from the University of Pennsylvania. He worked in the fields of technology for more than 20 years ranging from robotics to virtual reality and immersive technologies. His clients include the US Military, Ford, GM, HP among many others. After working for 27 years in the USA and internationally, Dr. Malek is now partnering with Zain Jordan to bring the knowledge and the experience back to Jordan and Jordanians. His company Cyber Science 3D is an international leader in the field of virtual and augmented reality and 3D simulation that provides technologies for 3D content and interactive immersive systems. Cyber Science 3D has award winning content that is currently used worldwide for training and learning whether be it in the form of applications, software or mobile platforms some of which is currently being featured at the Zain Innovation Campus (ZINC).