Dr. Abdullah Abdulaziz Al-Najjar Al-Hammadi
A UAE business entrepreneur and chairman of the Arab Science and Technology Foundation, which is an NGO, non-profit foundation, that managed to be distinguished by its support to the research, development, and scientific and technological innovation activities programs at the levels of the Arab countries and the world. His achievements created for him values and fame and he was chosen for three consecutive years as one of the most influential Arab men in the World.
Dr. Abdullah holds Ph.D. Degree in the experimental physics from Durham University in the United Kingdom. His academic career began as a teacher of science and physics in the United Arab Emirates, and gained many skills and experiences throughout his occupational and service career. He was a member of Sharjah Parliament for four years, director of a university research center, lecturer professor and curriculum expert. Dr. Abdullah Al-Najjar published 72 scientific papers in specialized magazines of world class and in many of the international conferences. Some of these articles are about the solar cells, and the new and advanced substances properties, as well as applications of the solar energy. He also audited and edited the proceedings of 9 conferences, and contributed to more than 20 studies and reports. He chaired and participated in the presidency of about 41 conferences, managed many sessions and workshops, and participated in about 84 regional and international activities specialized in science and technology.