If you are a college professor, then international conferences—especially academic ones—are the best opportunity for you to follow up on what’s going on in your university, share your research with the world, and personally discuss it with peers of the same field.
International conferences are also necessary for any researchers, besides being one of the conditions for getting a promotion!
Many university professors aim to help their students through encouraging them to participate in international conferences—as well as local ones—and introducing them to other people of the same field.
9 of the Best International Conferences in Egypt 2020
1. ICSIE 2020: 2020 9th International Conference on Software and Information Engineering
The International Conference on Software and Information Engineering was first held in 2012. Since then it was held in 8 different countries, including Egypt. Now, Cairo, Egypt, has been selected for the second time to host the 9th ICSIE conference at the BUE, on April 14-16th, 2020.
The conference organizers, publishers, and sponsors—source: ICSIE
This should be at the top of the to-go international conferences list you have! Its topics revolve around on state of the art technologies pertaining to digital information, communications, network technology, and multimedia. According to Nature, “the papers of ICSIE 2019 was published in ACM conference proceedings (ISBN: 978-1-4503-6618-2), which will be indexed by EI Compendex, Scopus, soon.”
2. EDSIC 2020
The series of the Egyptian Dental Syndicate International Congress conferences began since 2015. All people interested in dentistry are holding their breaths since the start of the year waiting for the 6th conference, September 2-4, 2020.
This conference is considered one of the most well-organized, prestigious conferences held in Egypt. Dentist and college professors from all over the world seek to attend it in order to exchange ideas, thought, and also techniques used in the field.
What’s more unique is that the conference organizers are usually dentist faculty students working under the supervision of college professors. This definitely gives their future career a certain edge and allows them to benefit the most from their professors and gain enough experience in different field: financial, PR, organizational, or marketing committees.
To participate in EDSIC 2020 conference, you can check the official page of the Egyptian Dental Syndicate International Congress from here.
3. The Fourth International Scientific Conference for Benha University
The Fourth International Scientific Conference for the Faculty and Leadership Development Center (FLDC) of Benha University, under the name “Developing the Training System at Arab Organizations in the Light of the 21st Century Challenges,” is to be held on March 25-26, 2020.
The conference will be chaired by Professor Dr. Alaa El Din Saad Metwally, the faculty’s FLDC President, and supervised by Professor Dr. Naser El Gizawy.
In his talk with us, Professor Dr. Alaa El Din Saad Metwally—the faculty’s FLDC President and the President of the conference—said “the conferences held by Benha University annually witness a great number of attendance from faculty academic staff and researchers both from all Egyptian universities and different Arab countries.”
Moreover, he shed light on the importance of adopting an accredited system for evaluating international conferences saying “I’ve called several times for the necessity of evaluating academic conferences through a national body to adopt conferences like NAQAA and adopting educational organizations whether at the university or pre-university level.”
Professor Dr. Alaa El Din Saad Metwally—the faculty’s FLDC President and the President of the conference
The proceedings of the conference come under the supervision of Professor Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar— the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Egypt—and Professor Dr. Hussein El Maghraby—the University Vice President.
On the other hand, last year, the Third International Conference at the University of Benha also had great response from researchers and Professors from all over the Arab countries as well as Egypt: Al Azhar University, Ismailia University, Menoufia University, etc.
The topics of the Fourth International Scientific Conference for the Faculty and Leadership Development Center (FLDC) of Benha University
If you’re interested in knowing more about this conference and the conditions of joining it, you may visit the official website of Benha University.
Further, Benha University is considered one of the Egyptian universities that aim towards digital change, strengthening the assessment system, and promoting exams quality. For example, the university adopted Remark Office—the world’s number one digital autograding program–in all its faculties: 15 faculties.
It’s worth mentioning that Qorrect—computerized exams system—team cooperated, in January 2019, with the university in sponsoring the International Conference for Higher Education Development and participated in its activities. Also, Mr. Ahmed Hassan—Qorrect Sales Manager—gave a speech on the advantages of computerized exams and their importance in developing assessments in different Egyptian faculties and institutes.
4. FOPCU 10th International Scientific Conference
The Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, under the patronage of Professor Dr. Mohamed O. ElKhosht, the President of Cairo University and the conference, holds its 10th International Scientific Conference under the name “Precision medicine: Towards effective patient-tailored medications,” starting from the 21st to 22nd of April, 2020.
FOPCU-10th ISC is a global event that brings together scientists, academics, professors, researchers, regulatory officials, pharmacists and contract research organizations in the region. It’s a two-day event during which researchers present their work to each other, stay connected to others in their field and learn about cutting-edge scholarships.
The conference topics are pharmaceutics and industrial pharmacy sector, biomedical and basic research sector: pharmacognosy and microbiology, chemistry sector: analytical, organic, pharmaceutical chemistry and biochemistry, applied pharmacology and clinical pharmacy sector.
For more information on the conference, you may check the following website:
5. International Conference: Issues and Contemporary Trends in Education and Higher Education in the Arab World, Suhag University
The international conference held in Suhag University in April 2020 has attracted much attention from academic and scientific community in the Arab world. This is because it raises a valid case in this time “Issues and Contemporary Trends in Education and Higher Education in the Arab World.”
This conference is held under the supervision of the President of the university Professor Dr. Ahmed Abdel Moneim. Also, Sharm Al Sheikh was chosen as a strategic, distinguished location to host it.
Have you read our article “Exams Best Practices for Computerized Assessment in Egyptian Universities”?
6. The 4th International Conference Faculty of Education, Ain Shams University
The 4th International Conference Faculty of Education, Ain Shams University highlights the international modern techniques and standards of preparing teachers. It also discussed the best research results implemented worldwide and their effect on education in Egypt and the Arab world.
The conference speakers—source
According to Akhbar Al Yum newspaper, an extraordinary group of professors and researchers and education experts in different universities, ministries, educational organizations, and foreign, Arab, and Egyptian civil society will be participating: USA, Germany, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Nigeria, and Yemen—March 7th to 9th.
7. The international conference under the supervision of the Council of Economic Unity of the League of Arab States
The Council of Economic Unity of the League of Arab States will supervise the international conference “2030 Vision Keys in the Arab World,” to be held during the period from March 21st to 18th, 2020.
It’s one of the best international conferences that seeks to reveal a great number of opportunities in the Arab economy, in order to improve productivity paths in the Arab world to strengthen economy as well as society.
Participating in the conference gives many advantages:
- Attendance and participation certification from the Council of Economic Unity of the League of Arab States, certified by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
- Attendance and participation certification accredited from London College of Science and the British University of Sheffield.
- Art and professional Master’s degree accredited from London College of Science, certified by the British Foreign Office.
8. ICMSE-RAC 2020: the 3rd International Conference on Materials Science and Engineering
The 3rd International Conference on Materials Science and Engineering, in Alex, will be held in on March 14-17, 2020. ICMSE-RAC 2020 is hosted by Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, co-organized by Alexandria University and Central Metallurgical R&D Institute, and in a partnership with Coalition of University Research Excellence in Egypt (CUREE).
ICMSE-RAC 2020 provides an extensive platform for scientists, researchers, Industrial expert and scholars to present their research results and newest findings in all fields of materials science and engineering.
Furthermore, this conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and experiences face to face, to broad your field of interest, to improve skills and stay up-to-date, to establish business or research relations and to find international partners for future collaboration.
9. IAMOT 2020: International Conference on Management of Technology 2020
IAMOT 2020 is the 29th International Conference of IAMO. IAMOT is a non-governmental, non-profit organization incorporated in 1992 in the State of Florida, USA. It’s annually held in one of the major capitals of the world, with the participation of many international experts and research in the field.
The conference is to be held this year at Nile University, Egypt, on April 5–9, 2020, under the patronage of Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and Dr. Amr Talaat, Egypt’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology, under the title “Towards the Digital World and Industry.”
There’s a high-scale developmental process currently happening in Egypt in all fields, especially in higher education. This is something many researchers and economists have referred to lately, like Dr. Talal Abu Ghazaleh in his interview with Reuters. And we are confident that the results of this process have already started to show, especially in higher education and exams assessments.
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