Qatar Foundation 2010

Qatar Foundation 2010
December 12–13, 2010
Doha, Qatar
Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum 2010 was held on 12th and the 13th of December 2010 at Doha, Qatar.

A Global Agenda to Serve Local Needs

Dr. Ahmed Elmagarmid
Executive Director, Qatar Computing Research Institute
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The Role of Texas A&M at Qatar’s Research in Building Key Resources for Qatar’s Future

Dr. Mark Weichold
Dean, Texas A & M University in Qatar
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QNRF Coming of Age

Dr. Amir H. Al Saadi
Advisor Research, QNRF Project Supervisor, QF Strategic Research Board Member, QSTP Managt. Board Vice Chairman
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Applied Research and Technology Development: Partnerships in Action

Dr. Tidu Maini
Executive Chairman, Qatar Science and Technology Park
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Research at QU: Challenges vs. Opportunities

Dr. Hassan Al Derham
Vice President for Research, Qatar University
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The Power of Design

Dr. Allyson Vanston
Dean, Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar
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Research in Islamic Sciences

Dr. Hatem Al Karanshawy
Dean, Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies
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Opening Address

Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Missned
Chairperson, Qatar Foundation
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Opening Plenary Session

Dr. Abdelali Haoudi
Vice President for Research, Qatar Foundation
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Current Trends and Challenges in Biomedical Research

Dr. Elias Zerhouni
Former Director, US National Institutes of Health
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Aquaporin Water Channels: from Atomic Structure to Malaria

Dr. Peter Agre
Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, John Hopkins University
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Developing a Center of Excellence in Biomedical Research

Dr. Javaid Sheikh
Dean, Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
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Qatar Cardiovascular Research Center

Dr. Sir Magdy Yacoub
Co-Chairman, Qatar Cardiovascular Research Center
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Multidisciplinary Research to Further Impact

Dr. Majd Sakr
Assistant Dean for Research Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar
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