Cairo Pilot kick-off trip agenda

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The following is the schedule for the MENA Education Program kick-off trip in October 2011.

Date Location Activity Details Confirmed meeting times Notes/Materials
Friday, October 14 – Saturday, October 15 SFO-LON-CAI Sara flight to Cairo Estimated arrival time in Cairo airport: 20:45 No Meetings
Saturday, October 15 Cairo, Egypt Check in with team/Arabic Convening Work/Connect with Contacts No meetings Sara connects with local contacts via phone and email -
Sunday, October 16 Cairo, Egypt Meet with Ain Shams Professor Dr. Iman, Dean of Theatre Evening
Monday, October 17 – Tuesday, October 18 SFO–FRA–DOH Frank flight to Doha Estimated arrival time at Doha airport: 19:00 Frank has no meetings
Monday, October 17 Cairo, Egypt Sara and Adel in Meetings at Cairo University Met with Cairo Univ. Profs. Basyouni Hamada, Dr. Amany Fahmy (Faculty of Mass Communications), Dr. Ahmed Abd Rabou (Asian Politics and Methodology) All day -
Tuesday, October 18 Cairo, Egypt Sara and Adel in Meetings at Cairo University Meet with IEEE's Dr. Ahmed Darwish, Riham Bahi (Prof. of Political Science), Prof. Dr. Abdala El-Erian (X Project Manager-CU/UNDP/MEGs Awareness Initiative), Prof. Heba Nassar (X Vice President) Amany Fahmy (Prof. of Mass Comm.), Dr. Amal Hamada (Prof. of Political Science), Manal Metwaly (X Prof of Economics), Nasser Salah (Prof. Mathematics Dept.), Abeer El Hafez (Prof. Spanish Dept/Translation), Nefertiti Mesahed (Prof of Mathematics), Hani Hussaini (Prof of Mathematics) Late Afternoon and evening Debrief/Thoughts
Wednesday, October 19 CAI-DOH Sara and Adel flight to Doha Estimated arrival time at Doha airport: 14:15 Review notes, update team and prep for Convening
Thursday, October 20 Doha, Education City Convening with members of the Arabic Wikipedia, Qatar Foundation and other stakeholders -
  • 9:00–10:00 - Introductions
  • 10:00–11:00 - Why we are here (Barry & Ahmed)
  • 11:00–11:30 - Break
  • 11:30–12:30 - History of Arabic Wikipedia (A)
  • 12:30–14:00 - Lunch break
  • 14:00–15:00 - History of Arabic Wikipedia (B)
  • 15:00–15:30 - Goals for Arabic Initiative
  • 15:30–18:00 - Major programmatic initiatives intro
  • 18:00 - Group dinner in Downtown Doha
9:00–18:00 Resources mentioned during the Convening/Videos; and!/search/realtime/wpdohacon
Friday, October 21 Doha, Education City Convening with members of the Arabic Wikipedia, Qatar Foundation and other stakeholders
  • 14:00–16:00 - Breakout discussions: Education, Translation, Outreach
  • 16:00–16:30 - Break
  • 16:30–17:00 - Report backs from the breakout discussions
  • 17:00–19:00 - Develop the action plan going forward
  • 19:00 - Group dinner TBD
Saturday, October 22 Doha Follow up discussions as needed 9:00–12:00
Sunday, October 23 t.b.d. Meetings with Qatar University Sara and Essam Sharaf teach about Wikipedia and Create WP Accounts with Students at a Media Course at Qatar University (Prof. Rana Hassan) 9:00-10:00 am
Sunday, October 23 DOH–AMM Sara and Frank flight to Amman Estimated arrival time at Amman airport: 23:15
Monday, October 24 Jordan Meetings with Dr Yousef Al-Abdallat (Prog. Dir. at U.Jordan), Rami, Moudar Zgoul (Engin) in Amman at University of Jordan University of Jordan Contacts through Rami Tarawneh Notes
Monday, October 24 AMM–CAI Sara and Frank flight to Cairo. Dep. at 19:45 Estimated arrival time at Cairo airport: 20:15
Tuesday, October 25 Cairo Meetings with professors at Ain Shams and Cairo University Confirmed: Dr. Iman Ezzeldin (Ain Shams) جامعة عين شمس ( العباسية) شارع الخليفة المأمون كلية الآداب - قسم الدراما والنقد المسرحي الدور الرابع and Professor Abeer (Spanish), Dr. Nassar (Math) and others at Cairo University Dr. Iman Ezzeldin, Ain Shams: Tuesday between 10.30 am 1006103106 and Cairo University: 3:00 pm, قسم الرياضيات، مكتب د هاني الحسيني -
Wednesday, October 26 Cairo Meetings with professors at AUC AUC History Dept. After 12:15 pm (Zeinab Abulmagd, Magdi Guirguis, Mona Mikhail) in History Department, name on paper: Zeinab in Walid Ben Talal Bldg. 01505788214
Wednesday, October 26 Cairo Dinner with local Wikipedians 19:00 Le Caire -
Thursday, October 27 CAI–FRA–SFO Frank and Sara flight from Cairo to San Francisco Departure time at Cairo airport: 9:45. Arrival: 19:59