United Arab Emirates


Lourdes F. Vega

PI – The Petroleum Institute – Khalifa University of Science and Technology

The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology combines The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, The Petroleum Institute and Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research into one world-class, research-intensive institution, which implements a seamless integration of research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in applied science and engineering. Khalifa University endeavors to be a leader among research intensive universities of the 21st century, while catalyzing the growth of Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s rapidly developing knowledge economy.