Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Prof. Amr A Adly

Prof. Adly, received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, USA. He worked as a Senior Magnetics Scientist at LDJ Electronics, USA and has been a faculty member in Cairo University Faculty of Engineering since 1994. During the summers of years 1996-2000, Prof. Adly worked as a Visiting Research Professor at the University of Maryland, USA. He also worked as a consultant to the UNESCO Cairo office and as an expert to the EU Commission where he participated in developing the RDI Program for Egypt. He established and directed the R&D Division of the Egyptian Industrial Modernization Center (IMC) and was responsible for managing a 100 Million LE Fund to boost the national value-added of Egyptian SMEs. In the period 2010-2019 Prof. Adly served as Cairo University Faculty of Engineering Vice Dean, the Executive Director of the Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF), Cairo University Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, and the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research. He authored two books, published more than 135 reviewed papers, holds one U.S. patent, IEEE Fellow since 2010 and is currently the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Magnetics. Prof. Adly has been awarded the Presidential Egyptian First Class Medal of Science and Arts, the University of Maryland ECE Dept. Distinguished Alumni Award, the Egyptian State Appreciation, Excellence and Encouragement Prizes and the Shoman Foundation Arab Scientist Prize.  Prof. Adly started his role as Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology President in July 2022. Prof. Amr A. Adly
President, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST)
Alexandria, Egypt