Dr. BELKHIR, Lotfi

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Dr. BELKHIR, Lotfi

Professor, Director of FUTURIS Institute

It’s a dream come true for me and my partners to launch this first of its kind institute of higher learning in my home country and hometown, and to bring all that I have learned during my long journey away from home to our bright and ambitious youth.


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.


  • Ph.D., Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Stony Brook University, USA, 1993
  • Master, Management of Technology, Walden University, USA 2001
  • M.B.A., Taxation, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA, 1983Master, Laser Physics and Quantum Chaos, Stony Brook Unuversity, USA, 1989
  • DES, Theoretical Physics, University of Sciences & Technology Houari Boumediene, Algeria, 1986


Innovation Management90%
New Product Development85%
Teaching Skills95%