The eighteenth science discussion meeting took place on the 4th of February 2017 and involved a general discussion around different research funding infrastructure around he world and comparing them to the current infrastructure in Saudi Arabia. The discussion branched out to include the concept of funding basic research and its importance to academia and society.

The seventeenth science discussion meeting took place on the 7th of January 2017 and was chaired by Sari Sabban. The discussion revolved around concepts in computational structural biology, vaccine design, molecular Biology, and biotechnology. The discussion then evolved to include public science communication and its role in soceity as well as research funding in Saudi Arabia.

The sixteenth science discussion meeting took place on the 3rd of December 2016 and was chaired by Shaima Zaher. The discussion revolved around the real health benefits and common misconceptions and false information regarding common health supplement, such as creatinine, glycerol, caffeine and energy drinks, amino acids, green tea, along with common fallacies regarding non-invasive weight reduction procedures, such as cryotherapy, radio frequency, ultrasound cavitation, cold laser, infrared.