Immigration Min. meets an Egyptian world aviation expert
CAIRO – April 7, 2022: Minister of State for Immigration and Affairs of Egyptians Abroad, Nabila Makram Abdel Shaheed, on Thursday received Dr. Hani Mostafa, Director of the Coalition of Canadian Universities for the Fifth Revolution industrialist and world aviation expert.
The meeting focused on the exchange of international expertise in digital technology in the fields of energy, air and land transport.
At the start of the meeting, Minister Makram hailed the willingness of Egyptian scholars and experts abroad to exchange experiences with Egyptian scholars and experts at home.
For his part, Dr. Hani Mostafa thanked the Minister of Immigration for inviting him to participate in the Egypt Can Industry conference, noting that he would not hesitate to return the favor to his motherland and that he was ready to transfer the experiences he gained during the years of work and residence abroad.
He further pointed out that he is preparing a presentation to present at the Egyptian sessions on establishing an Egyptian alliance to connect the academic side with industry.
The Egyptian expert added that he is supporting digital transformation in Egypt through academic, industrial and advisory axes in cooperation with the Ministries of Higher Education, Civil Aviation and the Arab Organization for Industrialization. .
An Egyptian alliance has been established for private universities for the fourth and fifth industrial revolutions, as part of digital transformation plans, and several cooperation protocols have been signed, including one between the University of Quebec in Montreal and the University of Galala, and another protocol with the University of Birmingham, England, to establish a specialist program in railway engineering for the first time in Egypt.
The Egyptian international expert also participated in the participation and preparation of a forum at the University of Galala on the transformation of a green digital society.
“We were keen on the participation of experts from international companies, as well as the Arab Organization for Industrialization in Egypt, the Academy of Scientific Research in Egypt and the Alliance of Private Universities: “Al Alamein, New Mansoura, King Salman, and Galala University,” Mostafa said.
He added that the forum discussed the most important research developments in a number of areas, including: transportation technology, digitization of the health sector, green energy and other areas, in addition to support entrepreneurial projects in the fields of technology and transfer the Canadian experience for decades.
Mostafa also praised the industrial capabilities of the Arab Organization for Industrialization, sending a message of thanks to Abdel Moneim Al-Terras’ team for the milestones in the transformation of digital industries, and the training of 1,200 engineers and technicians in the “SEMAF” factory. affiliated with the Authority.
“We cooperate with the Academy of Scientific Research to prepare specialized generations for the latest engineering technologies in the fields of solar energy, water desalination and railways, and to fund parallel research in private universities as part of Egypt’s preparation to host the COP 27 World Climate Conference,” he continued.
In this regard, the Minister of Immigration commended the efforts of Egyptian scholars and experts to make Egypt a regional hub of green industries, pioneering technologies and tech business incubators.
Dr. Hani Mostafa is one of the most prominent experts at the “Egypt Can Industry” conference, where he works as a professor at the University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada, a professor at Siemens for Fifth Industrial Revolution Technologies, and as a professor and chief expert at Pratt & Whitney, the global aero-engine technology company, in addition to being a Canadian government representative in aeronautical technology at NATO, in addition to 40 years of experience as head of aircraft engine research.
He is also one of the most distinguished scholars, having published more than 90 research papers on aircraft engines and received more than 30 local and international awards and honors, in addition to his pioneering role in the support for cooperation between industry and universities and the transfer of Canadian experiences in technological alliances and in the application of fifth industrial revolution technologies in the fields of energy Air and land transport.