Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Italy-Czech Republic Chamber of Commerce (CCIRC) to enhance academic research. The agreement, signed by Dr. Hamad Odhabi and Antonio Rotondo, focuses on providing international exposure and learning opportunities for students, promoting faculty and staff exchanges with European universities, and establishing a research center for entrepreneurship studies and start-ups in Italy and the UAE. Additionally, a competence center for the agri-food supply chain will be developed. The collaboration aims to introduce a new MBA program in partnership with Università Bocconi and offer consultancy services and training sessions. This partnership fosters academic excellence and research exchanges between the UAE and Italy.