On 12th January 2017, UCB's top management met top management of Takaud Company to discuss possible cooperation between the institutions. At the meeting, UCB was represented by its president, Prof. Salah A. A. Emara, Prof. Shawaluddin Anis, Head of Multimedia and Communication Department, and Dr. Sutan Emir Hidayat, Head of Business Administration and Humanities Department. On the other side, Takaud Company was represented by its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Luc Metivier, and Mr. Ebrahim K. Ebrahim, Chief Government Business & Communications Officer. During the meeting, UCB Executive Chairman, H.E Shaikh Dr. Khalid M. Alkhalifa came to greet the guests and welcome the initiative taken by the two institutions to discuss possible cooperation.