Creative Commons 10-year anniversary

Celebrate: Creative Commons’ 10-year anniversary. Creative Commons has been promoting global sharing, innovation and creativity – unlocking the power of the internet – for 10 years.

Where: W Hotel, Doha.

Time: 6 pm – 8 pm

Register for tickets: here.

UCL lecture

Learn: all about Nubia’s ancient iron industries: a first season of archaeological investigations. A lecture by Dr Jane Humphris, research fellow at UCL Qatar.

Where: Auditorium, Georgetown University Building, Education City gate 2.

Time: 6.30 pm – 7.30 pm. Reception with refreshments to follow.

More information at: [email protected]

Doha Book Fair 2012

Browse: through the 23rd annual Doha International Book Fair.

Where: Doha Exhibition Centre.

Until: 22 December.

Al Maseela horse race

Race: along to the traditional Al Maseela Horse Race, where the Qatari riders race wearing thobes and the horses are saddled with the tradional costume marshaha.

Semifinals: 12 and 13 December.

Finals: 13 December.

More information at: The Racing & Equestrian Club, on 4482 5708/4482 5705.