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Regional workshop: Integrating heritage conservation in professional education in the Arab region
8 – 11 June 2008


  • Prof Talal Al-Akasheh, Queen Rania Institute for Tourism and Culture, Hashemite University, Jordan
  • Dr Iman Amad, Head of Department of Architecture, Al-Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine
  • Dr Eman Assi, University of Sharjah, College of Engineering, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Mr Mohamed Said Al-Bloshi, Assistant Director, National Council for Culture, Arts and Heritage, Doha, Qatar
  • Mr Rashad Bukhash, Assistant Director of General Projects Department, Head of Historical Buildings Section, General Projects Department, Dubai Municipality, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr Najet Boubekri, Director of the National School of Architecture, University of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
  • Mr Fawaz Charafeddin, Historic Building Plannng Unit, Directorate of Heritage, Sharjah
  • Mr Abdullah Al-Dailami, Head of Cultural Heritage, Social Fund for Development, Sanaa, Yemen
  • Ms Pamela Erskine-Loftus, Head of Interpretation and Education, Sharjah Museums Department, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Dr Alaa El Habashi, University of Monofiya, Architectural Engineering Department, Giza, Egypt
  • Dr Omar Hassouni, Lecturer and Director of Operations, ADER-Fes/ Ecole Nationale d'Architecture, Rabat, Morocco
  • Ms Celine Hullo-Pouyat, Coordinator, Department of Archaeology and History of Art, Université Paris-Sorbonne, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
  • Dr Fatina Kourdi, Aleppo University, Aleppo, Syria
  • Dr Rawya Majzoub Barake, Director, Centre de Restauration et Conservation, Université Libanaise, Institut des Beaux-Arts, Tripoli, Lebanon
  • Dr Nabil Al-Makaleh, Cultural Heritage Projects Officer, Social Fund for Development, Sanaa, Yemen
  • Mr Tareq Al-Nofali, Structural Engineer, Ministry of Heritage and Culture Muscat, Oman      
  • Ms Biubwa Ali Al-Sabri, Director, Excavations and Archaeological Studies, Ministry of Heritage and Culture, Muscat, Oman           
  • Dr Emad Al-Saleh, Head of Department of Architecture, Tempus Project (Master on Conservation of Islamic Cities), Aleppo University, Aleppo, Syria
  • Dr Shadia Touqan, Technical Director, Old City of Jerusalem Revitalisation Programme, Welfare Association, Jerusalem
  • Dr Fahed Al-Wohaibi, Kuwait University, Kuwait
  • Mr Khalid Youssif, Head of Design Section, Architectural Heritage, Dubai Municipality, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Prof Mohmed Salah Zerouala, Directeur général, École Polytechnique d’Architecture et d’Urbanisme (EPAU), Alger, Algeria

Regional and National institutions

  • Dr Rita Awad, Director of Culture, ALECSO
  • Ms Malda Jabbour, Programme Specialist for Culture, UNESCO Doha Office
  • Dr Mohamed Mikawi, Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Cairo, Egypt

Organization team

  • Dr Zaki Aslan, Project Manager, ATHAR Programme, ICCROM
  • Mr Peter Jackson, Architectural Advisor, HH the Ruler’s Office, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Mr Mohammed Khamis, Assistant Director of Technical affairs and Restoration/ Department of Culture and Information, Directorate of Heritage, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Dr Robert Killick, Manager, Office of Communication and Information, ICCROM
  • Mr Rustam Mohammed, Directorate of Heritage, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Dr Samia Rab, ATHAR 2008 Coordinator, Chair, Department of Architecture, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Dr Hassan Radoine, ATHAR 2008 Deputy Coordinator, Assistant Professor & Assistant to Chairman, Architectural Engineering Department, College of Engineering, University of Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Mrs Ruba Saleh, Architect, Project Assistant, ATHAR Programme, ICCROM
  • Dr Nicholas Stanley-Price, former Director-General of ICCROM, Strategic Advisor, Sharjah Museums Department, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Ms Sue Underwood, Advisor to HH the Ruler of Sharjah for Museums, Sharjah, U.A.E.
  • Mrs Rahel Wolde Mikael , Administrative Assistant, ATHAR Programme, ICCROM
  • Mr Eisa Yousif, Department of Culture & Information, Directorate of Antiquities, Sharjah, U.A.E.


updated on: 27 January, 2010