About Us Roundtables amp Seminars

MACIC organizes roundtable discussions and seminars regularly.  Each roundtable / seminar will be followed by a question-answer session. Some recent events are listed below :

  1. MACIC organized a Seminar on “Re- reading Maulana Azad through His Writings” to mark the 131st Birth Anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Dr. Rania Fawzi, Head of Dept. of Oriental Languages, ASU, Dr. Mohamed Uzeir, Lecturer in Urdu, ASU, Prof. Galal El Hefnawy, Head of the Dept. of Oriental Languages, Cairo University and Dr. Abdul Majeed, Lecturer in Urdu at MACIC were the speakers. 

  2. A seminar on “Arts in India and Egypt” was organised in Cooperation with Helwan University at Faculty of Arts Education on 17/10/19. Dr. Amal Mostafa, Head of Criticism Department and Dr. Emad Abdel Naby, Professor of Criticism Department, Helwan University were the speakers.

  3. Dr. Liyaqath Ali, Director MACIC was invited to participate as a Guest of Honour in the International Seminar conducted by Tanta University at Sharm El Sheikh Governorate from February 25-27, 2019, on Role of ‘Humanities and Social Sciences in confronting Terrorism and Extremism’. The Seminar was attended by scholars from more than 10 countries. Director’s Speech concentrated on the great legacy of Indian Culture based on Ahimsa and peaceful coexistence.

  4. As part of the celebrations of Gandhi@150, MACIC organized 5 academic programmes. The keynote addresses in three of these events, were delivered by Ms. Shobhana Radhakrishna, Chief Functionary, Gandhian Forum for Ethical Corporate Governance, India -the first one at Cairo University on Feb. 17, 2019, the second one at Ain Shams University on Feb. 18, 2019 and the third one called "Gandhi Katha" (a presentation on Mahatma Gandhi’s Life and Message - in Hindi) at MACIC on Feb. 19, 2019.  Two other lectures were delivered by Dr. Liyaqath Ali, Director MACIC; the first on “Life & Message of Mahatma Gandhi as Reflected in the Eulogy of Ahmed Shawky” at Faculty of Arts, Cairo University on 14/10/19 and the second on “Mahatma Gandhi – Life and Message” at El Menia Governorate on 21/10/19.