Director of the Center for Futures Studies, University of Dubai
HE Dr. Saeed Khalfan Aldhaheri is a futurist, thought leader, and public keynote speaker with more than 30 years of experience in digital transformation in both the public and private sectors.
He has held many positions, including being the founder and former Director General of the Emirates ID Authority and a former member of the scientific advisory committee of the UAE Space Agency.
Currently, he is the director of the Center for Futures Studies at the University of Dubai, a visiting lecturer in artificial intelligence at the Oxford University course, president of the UAE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS), and a member of the Global Future Council of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Metaverse.
He co-authored the "Digital Nation" book and has written several articles and reports that were published in Harvard Business Review Arabia, MIT Technology Review Arabia, and Dubai Policy Review Journal. He has been invited to speak at prestigious universities and international platforms, including the University of Oxford, the University of Cambridge, and the WEF.