The BA organizes “Sketch Your Future 2020” conference
The BA Sustainable Development Studies, Youth Capacity Building, and African Relations Support Program organizes the 13th annual “Sketch Your Future” Conference for high school students, on 27 and 28 July 2020. The Conference aims to help students choose the faculty that suits their capabilities and passion. It will take place virtually this year, in line with the precautionary measures taken by the government to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
The Conference will commence by Dr. Ayman Ashour, Deputy Minister of Higher Education, and Dr. Hesham Gabr, Vice-Chancellor of Alexandria University, and will include a session on the role of education, knowledge, and technology in creating a new world. The session will be delivered by Dr. Yousry El-Gamal, Former Minister of Education, and Dr. Hany El-Turk, Manager of the “Knowledge Project” at the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). The second day of the Conference will witness the participation of Dr. Hani Sewilam, Professor of Sustainable Development and Water Resources at Aachen University in Germany, who will give a talk on education post-coronavirus, together with Dr. Sherif Delawar, the Economic Expert, who will highlight the role of creativity and technology in shaping the labor market. Presentations on the different faculties of Alexandria University will be displayed as part of the Conference.
It is worth mentioning that the Sustainable Development Studies, Youth Capacity Building, and African Relations Support Program has been organizing this conference since 2006. This year’s conference will be broadcast live through the Program’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SDSP.BA/