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This event occurred on
March 23, 2018
CAIRO, Al Qāhirah

TEDxFrenchUniversityInEgypt is a full-day conference happening on Friday, March 23th, 2018 with 12 speakers and 2 performers; curated from thought leaders in the university campus, as well as grassroot speakers sharing their inspiring stories.

TEDxFrenchUniversityInEgypt includes breakfast, lunch, and a coffee-break. With 100 attendees will take part in the numerous activities and interactive opportunities planned throughout the day. TEDxFrenchUniversityInEgypt is an event like no other, bringing together a community of like-minded individuals driven by powerful ideas, remarkable talents, and the desire to share their inspiration - All this is happening here in the French University In Egypt, and it’s happening on the 23th of March!

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French University in cairo
Elsherouk city
CAIRO, Al Qāhirah, 11837
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Ahmed Wael

Architecture Engineer
A brilliant Architecture Engineering student at the French University in Egypt, he went on an ERASMUS MUNDUS one year exchange at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain (2015-2016), also he had a one semester experience at INSA de Strasbourg, France (2016-2017) well known as a quality architecture school in France and Europe. His professional experience is diverse thanks to a variety of internships he did in France, Spain and Egypt.

Alaa Abou Zeid

Dr.Alaa abou Zeid had his B.Sc of medicine and surgery from Ain Shams University , then gain his master of radiology in April 2015 , then become a Doctor , with specialization in Radiology

Hadia Hosny El-Said

Hadia is an Egyptian Badminton player, world class player who played in Olympics Beijing 2008 and London 2012. She received her masters degree from the British University in Egypt, as a Teacher Assistant in Faculty of Pharmacy at the same time.

Hesham Eraqi

Hesham Eraqi received the Bachelor degree in Electronics Engineering in 2010, and the Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering in 2014 from Cairo University, with Excellent grade. He is currently a PhD fellow candidate with Highest Honors and highest GPA in class, Teaching and Research Assistant at the American University in Cairo, and has been Artificial Intelligence Algorithm Design Leader at Valeo. He is conducting industrial research focused on Autonomous Vehicles and Active Safety. Besides his two filed patents from Germany, Hesham’s peer-reviewed publications, including international conference papers and book chapters, are mainly in Artificial Intelligence and Deep Machine Learning. He has a variety of own-developed projects, including the awards-winning "Arabot" robot. He is an active technical web blogger (

Muhammed Reda

Muhammed Reda comes from Education background where he excelled in software engineering and process design in addition to his passion for the intersection of Education and technology.

Nada El-Guindy

Nada El Guindy is a management consultant, trainer and mentor. El Guindy helped organizations of different sizes better plan their future and grow their businesses. She has developed and/or oversaw the development of tens of business plans, trained hundreds of individuals and organizations on various business and entrepreneurship techniques and helped companies restructure their business to reach better results. El Guindy is one of the managing partners at Excellence Consultants and a professor at MI. Her certifications include: Bachelor of Business Administration (AUC), MBA (AUC), PMP (PMI, US), M4P (Springfield, UK).

Nada Taalab

Co-Founder and Manager of CHEFOX @chefoxcamp , Fitness and Weight Loss Holiday Retreat Camp. The young entrepreneur is an engineering graduate and a former swimming champion who quit her sport’s career after a serious shoulder injury. Since 2004, she has been trying to lose the weight she gained after quitting swimming by using all traditional and non-traditional diet methods. She believes that the problem of losing weight in Egypt is due to the Egyptian lifestyle that hinders a normal diet or a normal weight control. Nada Taalab has created a new healthy-living concept, CHEFOX, in order to help people losing weight, staying in-shape and changing their lifestyle. Her approach allows each individual to identify their own goals and choose their own resolutions to implement a change in their lives. Nada supports them in becoming aware of, and making changes to, any negative habits they may have developed in relation to their health and well-being.

Nesma El-Shazly

Nesma El-Shazly, a Mother and a Wife, Songwriter/Executive Producer, discovered her passion for writing when she was still a college student. She wrote for some of the most prestigious print and online magazines in Egypt then progressively evolved into a songwriter. Her talent in songwriting was discovered by coincidence and gained recognition after her first official release “Sahla W Bassita”, a cheerful and uplifting collaboration with the maestro Hisham Kharma as well as a bunch of talented singers such as Hany Adel and Nesma Herky, talking about gratitude and happiness, followed by her very successful hit for Ahl Masr Foundation “Shouf B Albak”, which was her second collaboration with Kharma , and sang by Boshra, Hany El Dakkak, Nesma Herky and Zigzag. She later released “Fel Sekka Di” a theme song for Dr. Amr Khaled online program with the same name. Her latest release was “Shams Yom Gedid” the official song for Un Women's short movie “Mariam wel Shams” raising awareness about the importance of education for young girls in Egypt. Nesma’s main goal, is to revive simplified yet meaningful lyrics, writing for good causes and help shed light on important topics that concerns the society. she is also the executive producer of Kharma’s Live performances, a job she values and very passionate about, that helps her grow musically, expand her multitasking skills, and remain involved in the field she loves the most, Music and maintaining her songwriting work in parallel.

Nouran Salah

Nouran is an Egyptian founder of Cairo Cycling Geckos, also, she is a passionate interior designer, an intense pole dance practitioner and a volunteer in different Egyptian NGO's

Organizing team

mohamed mahmoud
el mohamady

CAIRO, Egypt