Patrick Barnes, P.E., White House Champion of Change
Sujata Bhatia, Ph.D., P.E. Center for Biomedical Engineering at Harvard
Faye Briggs Ph.D., Former Intel Scientist
Paulinus Chigbu, Ph.D. (University of Maryland Eastern Shore, School of Marine Science)
Richard Damoah Ph.D., Morgan State University
Mark Wenner Ph.D., (formerly of Inter-American Development Bank)
Organizations Listed for Identification purposes only.
The role of the Advisory Council is to provide intellectual leadership in support of the programming activities of the Futures Forum. The Advisory Council Members will cover a range of disciplines, industry sectors, and global regions. Members are expected to serve on Steering Committees for at least one initiative per year; as well as if time permits serve as Experts or Reviewers for Research Proposals.
Ambassador Dr. Byron Blake, Former Assistant Secretary General of CARICOM
Barrett Caldwell Ph.D., Purdue University
Mary Juhas Ph.D., Co-Chair, WIRES
Meshack Kinyua Ndiritu, Founder, Omarichet Space
Mary Lynn Realff, Ph.D. Co-Chair WIRES
Sabine O'Hara Ph.D.. University of the District of Columbia
The Futures Forum will maintain a virtual think tank that integrates the knowledge of experts from around the world in all fields of Science, Engineering and Technology as well as allied disciplines in Law and Economics.
Members of the Brain Trust support the work of The Futures Forum through participating in research projects, online surveys, and forums. Brain Trust members may also elect to be part of Speakers Bureau. Brain Trust members are expected to spend a few hours each year completing one of our surveys, and providing comments on or interviews on an as-needed or as avaialble basis.