2021 Activity Report

December 2021

  • OFEED President attended the annual ceremony in Morocco organized by the Mohammed VI Foundation for the Promotion of Social Works in Education-Training, for the awarding of the “Istihqaq” scholarships, to some 1,900 baccalaureate holders in the 2020-2021 school year. This ceremony took place in the presence of 1/- the President of the Foundation His Excellency Youssef El Bakkali, 2/- the Minister of National Education His Excellency Chakib Benmoussa, 3/- the Treasurer General of Morocco His Excellency Noureddine Bensouda and 4/- other distinguished guest. OFEED President gave a speech to highlight the role of the Moroccan public education system, and to pay a vibrant tribute to students, teachers and families. The President of OFEED received a tribute from the Mohammed 6 Foundation, the “Ambassador of Science” award which was presented to him by His Excellency Chakib Benmoussa, Minister of National Education.
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in the MIIEX international inventions expo, Macao SAR China. Moroccan Inventors received 1 Gold Medal.
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation in Seoul International Inventions Fair SIIF 2021, South Korea.

 

November 2021

  • OFEED President has been reelected member of the executive committee of the International Federation of Inventors' Associations (IFIA) during the General Assembly held in Nuremberg (Germany), alongside with the international inventions and new products fair IENA 2021.
  • OFEED President contributed in jury works of the Sahasak Nimavum 2021 International Invention and Innovation Competition organized by Sri Lanka Inventors Commission (SLIC).
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in IIIC 2021, Taiwan, China. Moroccan participants received 1 Gold Medal.
  • OFEED President contributed in jury works of the Indonesia Inventors Day IID 2021, organized by INNOPA, Indonesia. Moroccan participants received 4 Gold, 2 Silver and 1 Bronze Medals.

 

October 2021

  • OFEED President joined the panel of experts speakers to share thought-leadership and spark conversations around how to best shape the future of innovation while creating a sustainable impact in line with the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals SDG and the 163 targets providing a new policy framework worldwide at the MENA Innovation and Technology Transfer Summit (MITT Summit), United Arab Emirates

 

September 2021

  • OFEED launched the Innovation Week IWA 2021 from September 8th to 12th. Among the novelties of this edition, virtual speakers created by artificial intelligence AI discussed 47 themes divided into 5 discussion panels to disseminate the culture of innovation among young people and the general public.
  • An award ceremony was organized in Jabalpur, India to honor certified participants in the Innovation Week IWA 2021. Among key personalities from India who gave speech and/or delivered the certificates to participants: The Minister of State for Water, His Excellency Prahlad Singh Patel.
  • An award ceremony was organized in Thailand to honor Thai Youth inventors who participated in the Innovation Week IWA 2020. Among key personalities who gave speech and delivered the awards to youth participants: His Excellency Abdelilah EL HOUSNI, the Ambassador of His Majesty the King of Morocco in the Kingdom of Thailand and Mr. Darm Boontham, Director-General, Department of South Asian, Middle East and African Affairs, at the Thailand Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • An award ceremony was organized in Indonesia to honor certified participants in the Innovation Week IWA 2021.
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in the Istanbul International Inventions Fair ISIF 2021, Turkey. Moroccan participants received 2 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals.

 

August 2021

  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in the International Inventions and Innovations Contest iCAN 2021, Canada. Moroccan participants received 1 Gold Medal and other special awards.
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation in the American DAVINCI (AII) 2021 International Exhibition of Inventions and Innovations, United States. Moroccan participants received 2 Gold Medals.

 

July 2021

  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in the international competition for inventions and innovations for INV members of IFIA. Moroccan participants received 1 Gold Medal.
  • OFEED President attended the Yanainov competion in EST Sale, Morocco to join the board of juries, as a way to support the youth, inspire and give recognition.

 

June 2021

  • OFEED and Avas Digitech International Pvt Ltd signed an MoU to promote innovation and support inventors
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in INTARG 2021, Poland. Moroccan inventors received 1 Gold Medal.

 

May 2021

  • OFEED and Americain Initiative PQAI signed an MoU to promote innovation and support inventors using Artificial Intelligence AI.
  • OFEED President received the Prestigious Future Award during World Genius Convention (WGC), Japan
  • OFEED organized Moroccan participation and OFEED President contributed in jury works in Euroinvent 2021, Romania. Moroccan inventors received two Gold Medals and special awards.
  • The International French School EFI celebrated its 3rd Annual Science Fair. 6th and 4th grades students presented unique science projects to teams of judges as well as to visiting CE2, CM1 and CM2 students. OFEED President attended the event to give a short speech and deliver awards to the winners, as a way to support the youth, inspire and give recognition.

 

March 2021

  • Macao inventors received the Innovation Week IWA 2020 awards during official award ceremony organized by Macao Inventors and Innovators Association (MIIA) in Macao SAR China.

 

February 2021

  • OFEED launched the Innovation Week IWA 2021 as first platefrom using Artificial Intelligence AI to evaluate participating projects
  • The Innovation Week IWA 2020 moroccan participants, received officially their « Master of Innovation » certificates at ISTA NTIC Rabat office (OFPPT) by the Honorable Professor Jamal Eddine Benrahal.
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat warmly welcomed OFEED team and accepted the mediation of presenting the prizes and distinctions to the junior laureates present in Thailand. Thai inventors, aged between 9 and 11, have won several awards during the Innovation Week IWA 2020, including Gold, Youth Grand prize, and Youth Best invention in the entire competition. Her Excellency Mrs Penkhae INTARASUWAN, Thai Minister / Advisor received OFEED award of “Visionary and Global Leader”.

 

January 2021

  • OFEED and Oxford Business Group signed a partnership agreement to promote innovation and support inventors during the Innovation Week IWA 2021
  • OFEED President was selected to join the jury works of the Solve Challenges, MIT, USA.