Due to Covid-19 all the courses will be offered online via Zoom.
University of Dubai
This is an introductory workshop on Future Foresight. The principals and the foundations of foresight planning is introduced. The workshop will explain the differences between foresight, strategy, forecasting and innovations. Furthermore, the essential tools that are being used by futurists will be introduced, discussed and applied. the course will give an opportunity for participants to use the tools that are being used by futurists.
Strategist, Forecasters, Managers, Entrepreneurs, Planners and Employees
Good understanding of English
Dr. Al Dhaheri is the co-founder of the Emirates ID Authority and the former Director General. He is a well-known technologist, entrepreneur and speaker, and with over 30 years of experience in academics, leadership and advisory roles in the public and private sectors in the UAE. He enjoys speaking about the future of disruptive technologies and their impact on business and society. He is currently serving as the chairman of the board, Smartworld.
Dr. Abu Sitta is the co-author of the first edition of Dubai e-Government Excellence Criteria. He is an expert in the field of Agile Management and his research interest in Futures Uncertainty and Systems Thinking. He has helped government entities in the region with their transformation efforts to achieve international recognitions. He is currently leading the PMO at the Department of Culture and Tourism and serves as an Adjunct Professor at the Abu Dhabi University.