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Director of BA, Heads International Conference Titled “Rebuilding Trust in Europe”

Dr. Ismail Serageldin, Director of the BA, chaired the international conference that was held in Andorra titled “Re-establishing Trust in Europe” in the presence of a large number of presidents and prime ministers. In his opening speech, titled “Facing Facts: What’s Wrong with the Current World Order!”, Dr. Ismail Serageldin started by questioning the problems and contradictions that the world faces today and which affect various countries. Dr. Serageldin also stressed the importance of working on finding a serious means of communication in order to create a new world order built on mutual trust between all parties. The conference was attended by former Latvian President and President of the Club of Madrid, Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga, who also co-chairs the Nizami Ganjavi International Center along with Dr. Serageldin. The center also participated along with the Club of Madrid in sponsoring and organizing the conference.


International Council of Museums (ICOM) Annual Conference (9-14 October 2014)

The International Council of Museums (ICOM) holds its annual conference under the theme “A Common Engagement Towards Effective Communication” to discuss museum education as the core functions of a museum. The Conference is co-organized by the BA Antiquities Museum, ICOM’s two committees: Committee for Education and Cultural Action (CECA) and Committee for University Museums and Collections (UMAC), ICOM-Egypt, Alexandria University, Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities – Museum Sector, Centre d’etudes alexandrines (CEAlex), and Senghor University.