H.E. Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri Joins Market Leader Virtual Rehab's Advisory Board
By: Virtual Rehab
Virtual Rehab is the market leader in offering psychological rehabilitation for vulnerable populations using virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and blockchain technologies for pain management, prevention of substance use disorders, and rehabilitation of repeat offenders. Since inception, the efficacy of Virtual Rehab's evidence-based solution along with their team have been globally recognized for their accomplishment.
H.E. Dr. Al Dhaheri is a well-known technologist, entrepreneur, and international speaker from the UAE. He brings along over 30 years of experience in academics, leadership, and advisory roles in public and private sectors. He founded three companies: Trustfellows Digital Consulting, Causalius Software House, and Salvus Smart City Solutions.
H.E. is a former Director General of Emirates Identity Authority and a former IT Advisor to the UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs. He has advised and has consulted several UAE government organizations including Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), The UAE Space Agency, and Ministry of Interior and Ministry of Foreign Affairs in areas including investment technologies, smart government & smart city initiatives, digital innovation, and more recently on AI and blockchain projects.
He has also led local and international assessment teams of several programs and awards, including the Dubai government excellence program (DGEP), the GCC e-government award, and the UAE Drones and AI & Robotics for Good Awards.
H.E. was the first Emirati to participate in the first summer program of the International Space University (ISU) that was conducted at the MIT Campus in 1988.
He earned his PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA in 1994. He is on the technology advisory boards of several universities and startup companies. He is currently serving as Chairman of the Board of Smartworld, the leading system integrator company in UAE. He enjoys speaking about the new disruptive technologies along with their impact on public service delivery, business, and society. His most recent presentations and speeches covering topics of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, AI, and Predictive Analytics can be accessed from his slideshare account.
Speaking of this new addition, Dr. Raji Wahidy, Founder and CEO of Virtual Rehab, said: "We are beyond thrilled, honored, and humbled by the acceptance of H.E. Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri to join the Virtual Rehab Advisory Board team. H.E. has a very rich and a glamorous track record, which will only bring great value to the Virtual Rehab organization. The UAE is one of the world leaders in driving innovation and we could not have chosen a better representative of this modern nation. I want to take this opportunity to thank H.E. for entrusting in us and being part of our exciting journey."
On his behalf, H.E. Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri, Chairman of Smartworld commented: "Virtual Rehab is a promising company on its way to global recognition in helping a population suffering from substance use disorders. This to me is a noble cause that I want to be associated with for a positive change. It gives me great honor to be a member of the Virtual Rehab Advisory Board, and to work along with the rest of the team to help accelerate the growth of Virtual Rehab to help the many suffering in silence."
The Virtual Rehab Private Token Sale is scheduled to commence on the first of October of 2018.
About Virtual Rehab
Virtual Rehab's evidence-based solution leverages the advancements in virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and blockchain technologies for pain management, prevention of substance use disorders, and rehabilitation of repeat offenders. Virtual Rehab has been recognized as a market leader for their innovative work within the addiction and the corrections industries. Since inception, Virtual Rehab has been recognized with global awards and recognition for their accomplishments. Virtual Rehab is headquartered in Estonia with presence across Canada and the US.
Dr. Raji Wahidy, Founder & CEO of Virtual Rehab