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Key Information:

Bio about Professional Life:

Al Lily is an Amazon bestselling author, Oxford graduate & associate professor of education, technology & sociology. He is a Saudi international consultant on Saudi culture. He worked as a consultant for various organisations, such as Wikimedia Foundation (US), AlphaSights Ltd. (Dubai) and Oxford Strategic Consulting (UK). He has published with the largest academic publishers: Elsevier, Springer, Taylor & Francis, Wiley, Sage Oxford University Press. He has written in different languages; for academic & non-academic magazines (e.g. Australasian Science, openDemocracy, Your Middle East, Vocativ & the Italian Journal of Geopolitics). He has pioneered an innovative approach in research, called Crowd-Authoring. He acted as the initiator, mediator & first author of an article by 99 authors; the first article in the social sciences to be written by such a large number of people. His articles were the most read articles in some impact-factor journals and are cited more than 100 times. He was a 0.5%-researcher on in 2016. For more outstanding professional experiences, click HERE.

Bio about Social Life:

Al Lily is a backpacker, has been to 39 countries and was on 150 planes in 3 years. He scuba-dived 30m to see Underwater Museum in Mexico. He is a cyclist and cycled on a safari trip in Kenya. He flew on a seaplane in the Maldives. He was on a cruise trip on Britannia. He visited Tibet. He did rafting and wild-swam under Bali’s largest waterfalls, in Mexico’s caves and by the edge of green valleys. He dined at the Dark Restaurant in Cologne. He went to an indoor pillow cinema at a converted underground station in London and an open-air beanbag cinema in Oxford. He went blow-karting in Holland. He saw in the wild pandas in China, penguins in South Africa, kangaroos in Australia and kiwis in New Zealand! He drove throughout Bali and Sri Lanka and self-drove through the desert by a 4*4 car. He snorkelled in Philippines to watch turtles and explore the Coral Garden. For more outstanding social experiences and pictures, click HERE.