Undergraduate Research Conference 2021

Conference Theme: ICT and the COVID-19 Pandemic

The conference will virtually take place through Webex. Click here to access all conference Webex links.

Zayed University is pleased to host the 13th Annual Conference on Undergraduate Research on Applied Computing (ZURC2021) on the 26th – 27th of May 2021 23rd, 24th of June 2021. The objective of this conference is to promote undergraduate research activity at educational institutions in the UAE, other Gulf countries, and the rest of the world, by providing a forum for students to present their work and interact with other young researchers, faculty, and industrial leaders. Topics of interest include anything to do with computing, please see the call for papers. In addition to oral presentations, posters, and demos, the conference program will include invited presentations from academia and industry.

The conference will be held online, using Webex video conferencing services - thanks to our technology partner, CISCO. Please check the conference program for more details.


Join us for two full days of interactive learning about undergraduate research through keynotes, panel discussion, live demos, and oral and poster presentations...all focused on research experiences, challenges and accomplishments. You'll hear from leaders in the IT industry, funding agencies, and a large number of students from various countries in the Arab World. Explore the various items on this Webpage to learn more about the conference, important dates, registration and travel information, and sponsorship opportunities.