Dr Abdulla bin Ali Al-Thani
Dr Abdulla bin Ali Al-Thani

Dr Abdulla bin Ali al-Thani is the President of the new Hamad Bin Khalifa University in the State of Qatar, and is Chairman of the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE). Dr Abdullah, a member of Qatar’s ruling family and a former university professor, is the man at the centre of many of Qatar’s educational initiatives, and is leading the way to transform Qatar’s education system.

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