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DAY1: Monday, December 7th, 2015
 
 08:00 - 09:00  Registration
 09:00 - 10:30  Session (1): Opening ceremony and welcoming remarks with AROQA   [Video]
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HE Talal Abu Ghazaleh, ASREN and AROQA Chairman, Jordan
HE Lahcen Daoudi, Minister of Higher Education & Scientific research, Morocco
HE Sabri Saidam, Minister of Higher Education and scientific research, Palestine
HE Yasser Abdel Moneim, Director of Education and Scientific Research, League of Arab States, Egypt
HE Rupert Joy, Head of Delegation of the European Union to Morocco, Morocco
Driss Abutajdine, Director of Le Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique et Technique (CNRST), Morocco
 
Appreciation and Recognition
 Moderator: Salem Alagtash, Arab States Research and Education Network, Jordan
 
 10:30 - 11:00  Coffee Break
 11:00 - 11:20  Keynote (1)  [Video]
 
Yannick Legré, Towards an Open Science Commons, Director, European Grid Infrastructures, The Netherlands
 
 11:20 - 12:30  Session (2): Pan Arab e-Infrastructure and Networking Development  [Video]
 
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 CHAIR :Yousef Torman, "Pan Arab e-Infrastructure and Networking Development"co-Managing Director, ASREN, Jordan
 
Yousif Asfour, Why Joining the NREN Community is Strategic For AUB?, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Abdulmonem AL Kharusi, OMREN in the Success Pathway, OMREN Director, The Research Council of Oman, Oman
Salem Alagtash, New developments in the Pan-Arab e-Infrastructure, ASREN, Jordan
Hassan Bouhaddou, MARWAN NREN & E-services, Le Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique et Technique (CNRST), Morocco 
 
 12:30 - 14:00  Lunch Break
 14:00 - 14:20  Keynote (2)  [Video]
 
Shaher Momani, Science Innovations, Dean of Science at University of Jordan, Jordan
 
 14:20 - 15:30  Session (3): Evolving Services for Science, Research, and Education Communities  [Video]
 
 
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CHAIR: Ahmed Hassan, CEO, Egyptian Universities Network, Egypt
 
Ognjen Prnjat, Advanced services for international cooperation: case of VI-SEEM and MAGIC projects, European and Regional eInfrastructure manager, Greece
María José López , MAGIC, a Global Connection Community, Communications and Public Relations Manager, RedCLARA
Johnathon Chapman, Services @ Internet2, Chief Information Officer, Georgetown University, Qatar
Sanggyun Kim, TEIN based Various Application activities in Asia,TEIN*Cooperation Center, South Korea
 
 15:30 - 16:00  Coffee Break
 16:00 - 16:10  Announcement: “Development of eduroam and eduGAIN in ASREN region”, Brook Schofield   and Yousef Torman  [Video]
 16:10 - 17:30  Session (4)Communities of eScience - I  [Video]
 
 
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CHAIR: Habib Youssef, General Director, CCK, Tunisia
 
Ricardo D. Torres, Developing a standards based education research eco-system, President and CEO, National Student Clearing House, USA [Video]
Esther Wilikinson, Supporting the ‘E’ in NREN – Transnational Education, Head of International , JISC, UK
Farida Fassi, e-Science for High Energy Physics: LHC Big Data challenges, Mohammed V University; Morocco
Hisham Darwish,  The Most Innovative eLearning Platform, Naseej, Lebanon
 
 19:00 - 20:00  ASREN Shareholders Meeting (Closed to ASREN members and by invitation)
 
DAY2: Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
 
 08:00 - 09:00  Registration
 09:00 - 10:30  Session (5)Communities of eScience - II  [Video]
 
 
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CHAIR: Aouaouche El-Maouhab, Director, ARN, Algeria
 
Guido Zebisch, “Updates on the facilitation of Knowledge Transfer: ALECSO´s Quatrilingual Arabic Technical Online Dictionary”, ARABTERM Project - Deutsche GIZ GmbH, Morocco
Fahd Batayneh, Greasing the Wheels of the Internet Economy, Global Stakeholder Engagement, Middle East, ICANN, Jordan
Hassan Sefrioui, Medical diagnostics in Morocco, MAScIR experience, Director Medical Biotechnology Center, MAScIR, Morocco
Rainer Herpers, Open source software in science and technology, Bonn-Rhien-Sieg University of Applied Science, Germany
Patrick Fassnacht, Update on CERN Activities in the Arab Region, CERN, Switzerland
 
 10:30 - 11:00  Coffee Break
 11:00 - 12:30  Session (6)Technology Evolution  [Video]
 
 
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CHAIR: Sami Salih, CEO, SudREN, Sudan
 
Dale Smith, Global R&E Network Ecosystem: What is ASREN's role?, International Network Coordinator, NSRC/University of Oregon, USA
Radwan Moussalli, “Succeeding in an Increasingly Competitive Global, Knowledge-Based Economy”, Senior Vice President, Middle East, Central Asia and Africa, TATA Communications, UAE
Yves Poppe, ASREN members high speed access to petaflop level supercomputing, Supercomputing Communications, A*STAR CRC, Singapore
Trad Hughes, Technology as a Tool in Higher Education, Ellucian, UAE
 
 12:30 - 14:00  Lunch Break
 14:00 - 15:30  Session (7): Scientific Contribution – 1  [Video]
 
 
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CHAIR: Walid Karam, Advisor to the Minister, Ministry of Telecommunications
 
Alai Bitar , Climate Change The Palestinian Case, Al Quds Open University, Palestine
Abdul Aziz M. Abu Naba'a, Arabian Management Theory For Sustainable Development, University of Amman Arab University, Jordan
Antonio Carlos Ruiz Soria, Creare Mediterraneus Searching the Roots in a digital way, Economia Creativa Consultancy, Spain
 15:30 - 16:00  Coffee Break
 16:00 - 17:30  Session (8): Scientific Contribution – 2  [Video]
 
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CHAIR: Dahir Hassan, CEO, SomaliREN, Somalia
 
AmineArrahmane Achargui, FLOSS ERP systems Usage in developing countries: case study of a Moroccan SME, Phd Student, CEDOC INPT, Morocco
Chaker El Amrani, Remote Sensing for Real-time Early Warning of Environmental Disasters and WRF Modeling, Abdelmalek Essaadi University, Morocco
Badr Ait Hammou, Predicting Housing Price in Moroccan Cities Using Web DataMohammed V University, Morocco
 Posters
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Atifi Hajar,Effect of Fruit Maturity Stage on The Quantity and Quality of Argan Oil,University Ibno Zohr, Morocco
Khadija Sabiri, The Role of Social Networking Services in learning English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in Morocco, University Of Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah, Morocco
Mejjad Nezha, Measurements of Radioactive Contamination in Sediment of Oualdia Lagoon, Faculty of Sciences Ben M'sik, Morocco
 
 17:30 - 18:00  Joint Closing with AROQA