Director, SESAME

Assistant Professor at University of Trento and Supervisor of the Computational Biology Group at The Microsoft Research – University of Trento COSBI

Head, Health Research Group, Centre for Biotechnology Research, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria

Scientific Director, Institute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Chair of Organizing Committee, China Brain Project

Full Professor, University of Brasília, Brasil

Ordinarius Professor for Physical Chemistry; Founding Director of the Linz Institute for Organic Solarcells (LIOS), Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria

Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Co-chair of Third Pole Environment Program, chief scientist of the Second Tibetan Plateau Scientific Expedition and Research program

Co president, The Club of Rome

Linde Professor of Physics, Emeritus, Caltech; Distringuished Professor, University of California, Riverside

President of Senghor University in Alexandria; Professor, Cairo University, Faculty of Engineering; Former Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Egypt.