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.

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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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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