H.E. Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri

Minister of State

Advanced Sciences

Her Excellency Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri ‎has been appointed as Minister of State for Advanced Sciences during the ‎Cabinet reshuffle of October 2017. Her responsibilities include enhancing the contributions of advanced sciences to the development of UAE and its economy.

Her Excellency is the Chairperson of the UAE Council of Scientists, she also holds the position of Emirates Mars Mission Deputy Project Manager at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre. Al Amiri started her career in sciences when she worked as Programs Engineer on Dubai Sat-1 and Dubai Sat-2.

Her Excellency holds a Bachelor's and a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from the American University of Sharjah.

Women in Space Agenda

18 November 2019 | 10:25 - 11:10 | Panel discussion: The future of space – gender diversity and sustainability

Driving space sustainability through enhancing gender diversity
Exploring space sustainable development goals to support industry growth
How does global navigation satellite systems and earth observation help us achieve SDGs

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