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Social events and excursions

Welcome reception

Wednesday (April 7th, 2010) at 6pm at the main Campus of NU (Juhayna Square, Sheik Zayed, 6th October).


Thursday (April 8th, 2010) at 7.30pm at Al-Azhar Park.

Buses will move from the workshop venue after the scientific program heading the park. Participants can enjoy a nice walk in this authentic part of the city and watch sunset overlooking old Cairo. Dinner and oriental music will start at 8.00pm.

If you need an extra ticket for the banquet kindly reserve your seat no later than April 1st
by sending an email to Ms Nesrine Sameh (Nesrine.said AT nileu DOT edu DOT eg). Extra ticket costs 75$ and includes dinner, transportation, entrance to park. You can collect it and pay for it at the registration desk.


An optional excursion to the pyramids and light and sound show will be organized on Friday 9th April. Lunch at that day will be organized at a restaurant close to the pyramids. The conference organization will provide transportation and an English speaking guide for these excursions. Participants will pay their entrance tickets on site (60 LE to enter Pyramids plateaux, 75 LE for light and sound show).

If you are interested to join kindly send a confirmation email to Ms
Rana Salah (rana.hussein AT nileu DOT edu DOT eg). Note if you want to enter inside
the Pyramid you will have to arrange for a separate visit that should
start early in the morning.

Additional tours

Some offers have been negotiated with the travel agency K.CAIRO for the conference participants. Prices include entrance, transportation and guide, and apply for groups
of 3 and above. Prices increase 20% for 2 or 1 person.

It is recommended to express your interest in advance by sending an email to info AT kairotravel DOT com. Final arrangements can be done in the first day of the workshop with the representatives of travel agency.