Dr. Abubaker Mustafa Mohamed Khair, the Chairman of the Future University Board of Trustees will preside over the 6th meeting of the Board to be held on Saturday the 4th of June 2016. Dr. Eltayeb Mustafa, the Future University President, will submit a comprehensive report that reviews the academic, administrative and social aspects of the FU progress during the past period. The Board Members will discuss the future plans, programs and policies of this leading educational institution in the technical and scientific fields. H.E. The Chancellor of the Higher Education and the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research have been invited to attend this meeting. The Board of Trustees includes number of famous scientists and experts among them: Dr. Abdul Hamid Zakri, Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia; Dr. Alec Boksenberg, Professor of Astronomy, Cambridge University; Dr. Gilbert Frade, Senior Advisor at International Companies in Mining and Energy Engineering, France; Dr. Elias Baydoun, Secretary General of Arab Academy of Sciences; Dr. Dato Lee Yee-Cheong, Chairman, Governing Board, International Science, Technology and Innovation Center, Malaysia; Madam Azeb Mesfin, the Former First Lady of Ethiopia. The Sudanese members of the board of Trustees are represented by Mr. Dafa Alla Elhaj Yousif; Professor Ali SHomo; Utz. Abdel Basit Sabdrat; Professor El Tayeb Haj Ateya; Dr. Sabir Mohammed Elhassan; Professor El Tayeb Murkaz, Former Dean of Faculty of Law, Khartoum University; Dr. Modather Abdel Gani, Minister of Investment; Dr. Mohammed Elfateih Hamid, Former Dean of Faculty of Law, Khartoum University; and others. Board of Trustees Meeting will be accompanied by Annual Forum of the Future University comprising scientific seminars as follows:
- How to advise the government on scientific issues, by Dr. Abdul Hamid Zakri, Science Advisor to Prime Minister of Malaysia.
- Modern technologies in Engineering Education, by Dr. Gilbert Frade, Senior Advisor at International Companies in Mining and Energy Engineering, France .
- Digital Economy, by Dr. Dato Lee Yee-Cheong, Chairman, Governing Board, International Science, Technology and Innovation Center, Malaysia.