Neapolis University Pafos: Signing of Memorandum of Understanding with Azul Cyprus

December 18, 2023

Neapolis University Pafos is pleased to announce a collaboration agreement with Azul Cyprus Limited, a leader in the Java industry, to develop a networking context for research and innovation.

This collaboration represents an initiative that is committed to promoting leading-edge and core technologies, educational initiatives and practical applications. It combines the academic excellence of Neapolis University Pafos and the expertise of Azul Cyprus Limited to achieve the following objectives:

  • Practical applications and solutions: Collaborative efforts will focus on real-world applications, leveraging Java technology to address modern challenges in an increasingly connected world.
  • Educational engagement: Azul Cyprus Limited professionals will collaborate with professors and students by announcing topics based on real-life use cases and problems which will constitute dissertations.
  • Innovative Research and Development: Joint research projects will explore novel applications, optimizations, and enhancements in Java technology.
  • Internship and training programs: Students will gain valuable exposure through internship opportunities and specialized training programs within Azul Cyprus Limited, gaining hands-on experience in a Java-centric software world.

Azul is the largest company 100% focused on Java and the JVM, with presence in 14 countries, channel partners covering 88 countries, and over 100 technology partners creating joint solutions for various industries and use cases.

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed on behalf of Neapolis University Pafos by the Professor of Artificial Intelligence Mr. Savvas Chatzichristofis, Vice-Rector of Research and Innovation and on behalf of Azul Cyprus Limited by Mr. Anton Shamin, Director, Engineering & Country Manager.