Saeed Al Dhaheri

Saeed Al Dhaheri
Dr Saeed Al Dhaheri is a futurist, thought leader, author and a public keynote speaker. He is a veteran of the UAE technology industry with over 30 years of experience in driving technology adoption in various public sector organizations. He has been into many positions: the founder and former Director General of the Emirates ID Authority, a former member of the scientific advisory committee of the UAE Space Agency, and a former Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs on information technology. Currently, He is the director of the Center for Futures Studies at the University of Dubai, the chairman of the board of Smartworld, a leading digital solutions provider in the UAE. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Future Council on AR and VR. He has many publications, including his most recent book Digital Nation: How the UAE is Building a Future based on Tech Innovation.