Visitor Programme

EuroArab BusinessCulture

Besides interesting contacts and attractive career and education opportunities KUBRI provides its visitors with an appealing additional programme, where supplementary activities related to EuroArab business, education and culture receive a wider stage.

Furthermore, workshops and exhibitions related to Arab culture, supporting an improved understanding between Europe and the MENA region form an integral part of the additional programme of KUBRI.


Friday, 16 May 2014


10:00 hrs | KUBRI Opening | Free Entrance


BMWi

10:00 - 10:45 hrs | Workshop: "German-Arab Economic Relations"
Host: Dr. Rudolf Gridl | Head of Division V D 3, North Africa, Near and Middle East
German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) | www.bmwi.de


DAFG

11:00 - 12:30 hrs | DAFG Panel Discussion: "Deutsch-arabischer Wissenstransfer: Innovationsförderung für Wirtschaft und Bildungssektor"
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Weiter | Member of the Board, Chair of the DAFG Expert Committee on Education and Science
DAFG e.V. - German-Arab Friendship Association Deutschland | Exhibitor Profile | www.dafg.eu
Mr. Humam Zain Allabidean | VDI - Verein Deutscher Ingenieure e.V.
Ms. Haifa Beji | TAG - Tunesische Akademiker Gesellschaft e.V.
Dr. Jean Ghassan Farra | Siemens AG, Erlangen
Ms. Gudrun Orth | President of DJG - German-Yemenite Association
Dr. Traugott Schoefthaler | Portfolio Manager Education and Training | GIZ-IS Saudi Arabia, Riyadh
Mr. Guido Zebisch | ARABTERM Technical Dictionary | GIZ Morocco, Rabat


13:00 - 14:15 hrs | Workshop: "Universitäten der arabischen Welt im Transformationsprozess"
Host: Dr. Wolfram Pfeiffer | Central German Network for Environmental Technologies | University of Leipzig
Dr. Rahel Schomaker | University of Speyer, Cologne Business School (CBS)
Dr. Katja Kailer | Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences
Prof. Dr. Volker Lüderitz | Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences


PERI
14:30 - 15:15 hrs | PERI Group Presentation

PERI Group Germany | Exhibitor Profile | www.peri.de


15:30 - 17:00 hrs | DJG - German-Jordanian Society | Panel Discussion
"Rollen und Möglichkeiten deutscher Hochschulkooperationen im arabischen Kulturraum"
Deutschland
Host: Dipl.Ing. Helmut Henseler | President of DJG e.V. - German-Jordanian Association | www.d-j-g.com
Edelgard Bulmahn | Vice-President of the German Bundestag and former Federal Minister for Education and Science
Dr. Rudolf Gridl | Head of Division V D 3, North Africa, Near and Middle East | German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Industry (BMWi)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Labib Khadra | Founding President of GJU - German-Jordanian University
Dr. Traugott Schoefthaler | Portfolio Manager | GIZ IS Saudi Arabia
Dr.-Ing. Peter F. Tropschuh | Head of Corporate Responsibility | Audi AG
Prof. Dr. Matthias Weiter | Chair of the DAFG Expert Committee on Education & Science


17:00 hrs | End of Day 1


Saturday, 17 May 2014


10:00 hrs | Opening of KUBRI | Day 2
Free Entrance


11:00 - 11:45 hrs | Workshop: "Ten years to international standards - Saudi Arabia’s unprecedented expansion and upgrading of its Technical and Vocational Education system and the role of Germany“
Host: Dr. Traugott Schoefthaler | Portfolio Manager | GIZ IS Saudi Arabia
Mr. Bernd Rieth | Festo Didactic


12:00 - 12:45 hrs | Presentation: TAG e.V. - Tunesische Akademiker Gesellschaft


13:00 - 13:45 hrs | Workshop: "Leben und Arbeiten in Qatar"
Host: Ms. Harriet von Oelhafen


14:00 - 15:30 hrs | Workshop: „Die Umbrüche in der arabischen Welt - Eine Bilanz nach 3 Jahren der Transformation“
Deutsche Gesellschaft für die Vereinten Nationen - Landesverband Bayern e.V.
Nahost Forum Bayern e.V.


16:00 - 16:45 hrs | Workshop: "Gründung eines IT-Unternehmens in Ägypten"
Host: Mr. Ibrahim Imam | VAAT - Association of Austro-Arab Engineers
Nahost Forum Österreich


17:00 hrs | End of Day 2