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Mohammad Al Hassan

Strategic Business Transformation | Safe Digital and Transformational Thought Leader | Cognitive and AI | Smart Safe City, Cybersecurity

With a remarkable track record spanning over 21 years, Dr. Mohammad Khaled stands as a beacon of expertise and innovation in the realms of technology and business. As a strategic thinker, global mentor, and trusted advisor, he has left an indelible mark on the private and public sectors, driving transformative change and empowering high-performing teams. Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Mohammad Khaled has been associated with prestigious organizations, both in the government and private sectors. Notably, he has played pivotal roles in renowned entities.

Dr. Khaled's noteworthy influence extends well into the public and private sector enterprises, where he has effectively harnessed his technological expertise to serve various sectors. His understanding of the complex landscape of governance, backed by his professional prowess, has enabled him to fill pivotal roles within multiple departments.

Dr. Mohammad Khaled has distinguished himself as a visionary leader within the region's artificial intelligence and cloud computing landscape. His role, involving the guidance of large cross-functional teams, has focused on developing state-of-the-art technology solutions. These initiatives have primarily been deployed within the public sector, contributing to the advancement of artificial intelligence and the enhancement of critical infrastructure.

In a parallel avenue of his illustrious career, Dr. Khaled has demonstrated his prowess in the arena of cybersecurity and digital transformation. His expertise lies in establishing secure infrastructures and seamlessly integrating Information Technology (IT) with Operational Technology (OT). These skills have played a pivotal role in propelling organizations forward, forging smart and safe digital environments in an increasingly interconnected world.

The trajectory of Dr. Mohammad Khaled's professional journey places him among a select few who possess a similar breadth and depth of expertise. His proficiency spans across the conception and implementation of comprehensive strategies that empower not just digital transformation but safe, AI-enabled cognitive transformation in various sectors. He has been instrumental in leading various businesses from start-up, transforming, and guiding them to success.

Dr. Khaled's expertise, which has driven transformation across a multitude of sectors, acknowledges their unique challenges and needs. His solutions go beyond the one-size-fits-all approach, reflecting a deep understanding of sector-specific needs and how AI can be leveraged to address them in a secure and effective manner. Undeniably, his contributions have fortified these sectors' resilience against evolving cybersecurity threats.

Moreover, his work attests to the profound potential of technology, particularly AI, to revolutionize operations, functionality, and security across a multitude of sectors. His exceptional achievements position him among a small elite group of professionals, underscoring his profound understanding of technology's transformative power when aligned with sector-specific requirements and the overarching principle of security.

Recognition of Dr. Mohammad Khaled's unparalleled leadership and innovative contributions to technology has been solidified by his inclusion in the "Top 100 Technology Leaders in Asia" for the years 2022 and 2023, selected by WhitePage from a vast pool of technology leaders. This distinction highlights his exceptional role and influence in shaping the future of technology across the continent.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Dr. Mohammad Khaled has been a pillar of knowledge and inspiration in the academic realm. He serves as a board member and advisor for esteemed educational institutions such as Abu Dhabi University and the British University in Dubai. As an adjunct professor and mentor, he imparts his expertise to aspiring leaders, nurturing the next generation of technological innovators.

With a PhD in Computer Science, a Master's in Engineering Management, and a Bachelor's in Computer Science, Dr. Mohammad Khaled combines a strong academic foundation with a wealth of practical experience. His contributions to scholarly publications reflect his dedication to advancing knowledge in areas such as governance, risk, compliance, and smart government services. In essence, Dr. Mohammad Khaled is more than a professional.

He is a visionary leader, an accomplished strategist, and a catalyst for positive change, continuously driving the intersection of technology, strategy, and leadership towards new frontiers of excellence.

17:00 - 17:30

Wednesday 17th April

Presentation title to be confirmed

Director Business Transformation and Strategic Projects
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