Future Foresight of Higher Education in the UAE Rabdan Academy participate in “Activities of the Innovation Program”

Future Foresight of Higher Education in the UAE Rabdan Academy participate in “Activities of the Innovation Program”

Abu Dhabi 24 Feb 2021

Rabdan Academy congratulates Dr. Khamis Al-Abdouli, Acting Director of the General Program and Transitional Courses, for his well-received presentation during the “Activities of the Innovation Program” organized by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, on Tuesday, 23rd February 2021, The distinguished program included contributions from many distinguished speaker including a His Excellency Dr. Nasser Al-Nuaimi, Mrs. Counselor Abu Bakr Al-Amoudi, Dr. Hamid Al-Hashemi, and Dr. Yousef Al-Zaabi.

Dr. Khamis’ presentation, Future Foresight of Higher Education in the UAE after COVID-19, discussed Rabdan’s work and findings in the area. Utilizing the Prime Minister’s Office future foresight methodology Dr Khamis detailed the insights from 25 academy experts who assessed 40 global trends and their impact on the future of higher education. Dr. Khamis concluded his remarks by offering four scenarios developed by the teams.

Participating in this event underscores Rabdan Academy’s commitment to being academically rigorous and policy-relevant. The Academy actively participates in a range of seminars and discussion panels and other outreach programs to contribute to expanding the nation’s knowledge in areas of safety, security, defense, preparedness for future situations, and crisis management.