Prof. Lotfi Belkhir, W. Booth School of Engineering Practice & Technology - Canada (TAKE OUT 'Practice')
“Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Innovating a Carbon Neutral Society in a Thriving Planet”
Dr. Lotfi Belkhir, is the Endowed Chair in Bio-Entrepreneurship and Associate Professor at Walter G. Booth School of Engineering Practice. Dr. Belkhir is a visionary and results-driven academic and business practitioner. He is a researcher, teacher, inventor and entrepreneurial leader with 17 years of distinguished industrial experience in sustainable and innovation-powered business creation and economic growth.
Dr. Belkhir is an expert and thought-leader in the field of Total Sustainable Management, Eco entrepreneurship, digital convergence and its socio-environmental impact. Possesses proven leadership skills in research and development, IP protection, business development, finance, strategic planning, and general management. He possesses strong and successful international experience and alliances, public speaking, and relationship building. Multicultural, and fluent in English, French and Arabic, Dr. Belkhir earned his Ph.D. in condensed matter physics from SUNY and MBA in Management of Technology, Walden University