Ethnographic Museums and African Art

Saturday, 27th June 2020 11 am – 5 pm

About The Event

Attendees will learn about the concept of the ethnographic museums and broaden their knowledge about the rich African art and cross-cultural and cross-boundary interactions and exchanges. They will have a better understanding of how museum mission and vision could be created for management and operation plans for the museum of ethnographic collection and how the museum mission can service serve the public through specialized educational activities. They will acquire the knowledge of how to assess the condition of the collection and the environment surrounding it.


Saturday, 27th June 2020 11 am – 5 pm



Event Schedule

Here is our event schedule

Opening Remarks:

  • Dr. Abdelrazek Elnaggar (Coordinator of Heritage Science Program, E-JUST)
  • Dr. Ghaith Fariz: Director of UNESCO Regional Bureau for Sciences in the Arab States
  • Amb.Maged Mosleh

Mr Terry Nyambe

Terry Nyambe: (Excusive Committee of the International Council of Museums

ICOM Tools to Fight Illicit Trafficking of Ethnographic Culture Heritage

Prof Takao Kikuchi

Takao Kikuchi: Some discussion on the university museums in Japan

Prof Louay Mahmoud

Louay Mahmoud Said: (Professor of Heritage Studies, Sadat University; Director ofCoptic Studies Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina)

Reflections on the Ethnographic Museums in Egypt


Dr Abdelrazek Elnaggar

Abdelrazek Elneggar:

Preservation and Interpretation of ethnographic material in the Africa Hall at Egypt Geographic Society

Ms Dalia Ali

Dalia Aly:

Cataloguing, documentation, and visual Identity of African collections

Mrs Engy Hassanain

Engy Hassanain:

Ethnographic Museums: Museum mission, exhibition plans and interpretation

Mrs Marwa Karam

Marwa Karam:

Community Engagement/public Outreach: African Life inEgyptian Museum

Mr Mohamed Moustafa

Mohamed Mostafa

Restoration treatments: action plans ethnographic collections

Mr Abdelaziz Elmarazky

Abdelaziz Mohamed

Preventive Conservation measures for ethnographic collections

Dr Akatuski Takahashi

Akatsuki Takahashi

UNESCO contributions to Heritage and Museums in Africa

Discussion and conclusion



Contact Us


Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) P.O. Box 179, New Borg El-Arab City

Phone Number

+2 35371712 / 35371713

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