Upcoming Virtual Workshops and Webinars: Winter 2021
The Cultural Heritage Training and Education Center “Cult-HeEd” at Helwan University announces the launch of a new series of virtual workshops and lectures for June– September 2021 that address a wide range of topics, emerging issues and best practices in the Heritage and Museum fields. All workshops and webinars are coordinated by highly qualified academic staff, consultants, and specialists in the respective fields and address to students and researchers of undergraduate and postgraduate heritage programs; employees at cultural and heritage organizations; university and school teaching staff; and the public at large.
Cult-HeEd Lectures and Workshops are Presented in Cooperation with the:
- Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities: The Administration of Cultural Development and Community Engagement, Minister's Office. Also, in cooperation with the Administration of Conservation of Mummies and Human Remains Storeroom; the Registration, Collections Management, and Documentation Department; and the Repatriation of Antiquities Department.
- The Egyptian Heritage Rescue Foundation EHRF.
- The General Administration for Cairo Heritage Preservation at Cairo Governorate.
You must register for each webinar/workshop you wish to attend
To register, interested people are kindly requested to fill a registration form
and send it to Cult-HeEd@hq.helwan.edu.eg
(registration deadline is 48 hours prior to each event)
For any queries and/or further details kindly contact
Prof. Dr. Rasha Metawi
Director of the Cultural Heritage Training
and Education Center “Cult-HeEd” at:
Email address: Cult-HeEd@hq.helwan.edu.eg
Workshop Topic:” Talaat Harb Pasha Museum" A National Economic Identity in Egypt
Date: Saturday 14 -15 August including a study visit to Talaat Harb Pasha Museum
Talaat Harb Pasha 25 November 1867 – 13 August 1941 was a leading Egyptian entrepreneur and founder of Banque Misr, and its group of companies, in May 1920. In his memory a two-days workshop is organized. In the First day, the talk elaborates the economic role of Bank Misr, where the bank, under the leadership of Talaat Harb, established a number of companies operating in various sectors, such as: textiles, shipping, publishing, movie making, insurance and the first national airline (Egypt Air). then the talk presents Talaat Harb Pasha Museum and its collection. Second day is a study visit to Talaat Harb Pasha Museum
Dr. Ashraf Youssef Mohamed Emam Elsherif
Mobile phone: + 201001628196
General Director of Talaat Harb Pasha Museum. MA in Cultural Heritage Management and tourism studies. A Master degree, in accordance with the LMD system-Bologna Process (European Union Standards), awarded by the University of Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne entitled “Gestion des Sites du Patrimoine Culturel et Naturel et Valorisation Touristique” (GSVT)