Transforming Egypt

Transforming Egypt Seminar Series (TESS)

Built on the principle of promoting strategic planning, this series aims at providing a platform for discussion between economists and policymakers in a transitioning Egypt. 


Lecture by: Mohamed Farid
Date: May 7, 2018
Location: Mohamed Shafik Gabr Hall, AUC New Cairo

​Transforming Egypt Seminar featuring Mohamed Farid, executive chairman of the Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX), discussing how the stock market can be a vehicle for wealth creation and redistribution.​

Lecture by: Joseph Sarkis
Date: March 12, 2018
Location: Mohamed Shafik Gabr Hall, AUC New Cairo

​This Transforming Egypt seminar looked at the difficulties that organizations face in further making their operations and practices more sustainable. The presentation by Worcester Polytechnic Institute Professor and Distinguished Visiting Researcher at the AUC School of Business Joseph Sarkis examined social and technological forces involved in the sustainability of supply chains, providing analysis on practices in Egypt and the MENA region along the way. 

Lecture by: Sherif S. Samy
Date: November 10, 2016
Location: Moataz Al Alfi Hall, AUC New Cairo

Transforming Egypt Seminar on the "State of Non-Banking Financial Serviced in Egypt: Financing Businesses, Encouraging Saving and Promoting Inclusion," featuring Sherif S. Samy, chair of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority.

Lecture by: Sherif El Kholy, director for the Middle East and North Africa at Actis; Hany Farahat, senior economist in CI Capital; Omar Samoud, CFO of Nestle North East Africa Region
Date: March 10, 2016
Location: AUC New Cairo

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