Tues. 9th  May 2017 witnessed the first gathering for the IoT Egypt forum members. Membership is activated and IoT forum members will start working within organized workgroups to impact the ICT community.

The first gathering event was held in ITIDA premises, B121, Smart Village on Tues. 9th May 2017 (10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).  During the event, the forum vision, mission, and strategy were shared with the forum members.  The event also fostered speakers from the community who shared experiences and use cases for implementing IoT in Egypt.

There was a slot for open discussion about the experience and expectation of the forum members.

IoT Egypt forum members showed their interest in joining one of the three workgroups discussed during the event; The IoT Regulations’ Requirements for Devices and Communication, The IoT Use-case Scenarios, and The IoT Body of Knowledge (BoK).

Dr. Hossam Osman (IoT Egypt Forum Chair) During the Opening Session

Dr. Haitham Hamza (IoT Egypt Forum Co-Chair) Giving an Overview about the IoT Egypt Forum

Dr. Fadel Digham (NTRA) Giving a Talk about the New Capital City of Egypt

Eng. Samaa Talha (Etisalat) Presenting Her Talk about the Potential Smartness in Everything

Eng. Elsayed Mahfouz (Nokia) Giving a Talk about the IoT in the Real World

Eng. Walid Fahmy (Cisco) Speaks about Enabling the Internet of Things

Dr. Ghada Bahig (Mentor Graphics) Explains the Components of the IoT Platform

Eng. Hicham Arafa (Valeo) Speaks about IoT Applications in the Automotive Industry

Eng. Mahmoud Abdel Meniem Introduces the Opportunities of Using IoT for Integrated Utilities Management

Dr. Haitham Hamza Presenting the IoT Egypt Forum Work Groups and the Upcoming IoT Egypt Forum Plans

Dr. Haitham Hamza During the Event Closure

Open Discussion for the IoT Egypt Forum Members

Part of the Event Attendees

Part of the Event Attendees

Part of the Event Attendees

Part of the Event Attendees

Part of the Event Attendees

Part of the Event Attendees