Dr. Rashed Karkain

CEO & MD, Sustainable Development Research and Training Institute

Dr. Rashed Mohamed Karkain, Founder and Managing Director of Sustainable Development Research and Training Institute, has a Ph.D. in Environment and Health, Master of Science in Innovation & Change Management from Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, and a Chemical Engineer graduated from University of South Florida, with more than 22 years of experience in the field of Environmental and Sustainable Development Leadership. Dr. Rashed has further achieved Rashid Award for Scientific Outstanding as well as Dubai Government Excellence Program Award (DGEP); has nine Intellectual Properties registered at UAE’s Ministry of Economy, in addition to the “UAE Innovate” Award from Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation. Additionally, he has been a lecturer at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, Canadian University of Dubai and Zayed University, Dubai.

SPEAKER SESSIONS

Leadership stream

15 November 2021 | 16:25 - 16:45 | English | Environmental Leadership, for a Sustainable Development

This session will talk about the importance of engraining sustainability education within schools and why the world needs more environmental leaders going forward.