Under the patronage of the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA) and in collaboration with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and Aswan University, the 5th edition of Upper Egypt Engineering Conference (UPPER EGYPT IN ACTION) was organized over three days in the period from 10 to 12 April 2019 at Helnan Aswan Hotel.
This conference aimed mainly to serve and enhance the communications with Upper Egypt region in order to promote the technical and intellectual level of the college students and develop the creativity of the engineers, hence reducing the gap between the university and industry communities and developing the students’ scientific and practical capabilities. The conference was accompanied by an exhibition of the college graduation projects for 2018 and a conference of research papers in which fifty-seven research papers that were published internationally on IEEE’s official website. The conference also included seven scientific competitions for students that were of high scientific value and professionalism.
It should be noted that NTRA had, in collaboration with IEEE, sponsored the first, second, third and fourth conferences of the engineering Universities in Upper Egypt (Universities of Menia, Assyout, South Valley, Sohag, Azhar University in Qena and Aswan Branch of Arab Academy for Science Technology & Maritime Transport (AASTMT)) that it became the main partner of this prodigious event.