Speakers

Dr. Fahad Alharthi

Dr.Fahad Al-Orabi Al-Harthi •President of Asbar Centre for Studies, Research and Communications •Chairman of Asbar World Forum •Chairman of Asbar Convention (think thank) a non-profit convention. Qualifications: • PhD in Human Sciences and Literature, Université de La Sorbonne, Paris, France with very good grade (First Honours). • BA Arabic Language and Literature of the Faculty of Sharia and Islamic Studies, Mecca (now Umm Al Qura University) with excellent grade with honours. Current Positions and Tasks: • President, current owner and co-founder of Asbar Centre for Studies, Research and Communications since 1994. The centre is meant to contribute to the society development and upgrading its institutions’ efficiency & effectiveness through emphasizing the importance of scientific studies as the best means to arriving to the correct decisions, www.asbar.com • Chairman of Asbar World Forum. The purpose of the Forum is to provide a high level of understanding the issues associated with transitioning the Kingdom’s oil-based economy to a knowledge-based economy, Stating the relationship between the knowledge society and sustainable development, and the role of knowledge in raising the efficiency of the productive and service sectors and their absorptive capacity to transforming knowledge into economy, www.asbarworldforum.com •Chairman of Asbar Convention (think thank) Which includes 70 intellectuals from different political and social backgrounds, which purpose is to deepen knowledge of the latest events and society issues, promoting the values of dialogue, exchanging opinions between intellectual and cultural elites, www.multaqaasbar.com
President, current owner and co-founder of Asbar Centre for Studies, Research and Communications
Saudi Arabia