KACST organizes a number of annual events attended by those interested in science and technology, from K-12 students to specialized researchers. In 2016, KACST organized 8 international conferences on specialized technologies such as biotechnology, nanotechnology and high-performance computing, attended by 6,400 students and researchers, and 179 researchers and specialists from inside and outside the Kingdom participated by presenting their work.
KACST also organized 16 events including exhibitions, meetings, workshops and seminars, attended by 13,970 people. .
KACST is supporting and contributing to the organization of national scientific events including conferences, seminars and exhibitions. In the year of the report, the number of such events reached 16, ranging from conferences and exhibitions, to festivals and forums. KACST also holds a number of specialized science and technology courses such as genetic engineering, industrial intelligence, industrial engineering and chemical production. KACST organized 50 courses attended by 293 researchers and technicians of both genders.