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Emerald Literati Awards

Date: Feb 19 , 2019

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Dean's Conference Room

Description: The Literati awards are given every year to recognize authors and researchers who had papers with high impact globally, this is measured by no of citations and downloads; and this year we are very proud to have more than one winner from the AUC, School of Business. The winners are Ahmed Tolba, Ayman Ismail, Khaled Samaha and Seham Ghalwash. This ceremony is held to celebrate and recognize the winners of the award and have them introduce their work and their publishing experience with Emerald.

Economics Research Seminar Series featuring Adeel Malik

Date: Feb 19 , 2019

Time: 1 :00 PM

Location: Economics Meeting Room 1027

Description: The Politics of Trade Protection: Evidence from an EU-mandated Tariff Liberalization in Morocco

Informational Session on CEMS MIM @AUC

Date: Mar 3 , 2019

Time: 1 :00 PM

Location: Shafik Gabr Hall

Description: An Informational Session by Hakim Meshreki, Visiting Assistant Professor of Marketing and AUC CEMS MIM Academic Director on the Master in International Management CEMS MIM @AUC

Open AIR Speaker Series: Free Innovation

Date: Mar 4 , 2019

Time: 12 :00 PM

Location: Mary Cross Lecture Hall, AUC New Cairo


Open AIR Speaker Series featuring Eric Von Hippel, T. Wilson Professor of Technological Innovation in the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Head of the MIT Innovation Lab. He specializes in research related to the nature and economics of distributed and open innovation.

In his talk, Professor Von Hippel will discuss the implications of Free Innovation for producers and for society.  Free innovation is a grassroots innovation process in which self-rewarded consumer innovators develop and give away valuable innovations “for free.”

AUC Venture Lab Expo

Date: Mar 13 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Bartlett Plaza

Description: The AUC Venture Lab Expo is an event held as part of every AUC Venture Lab acceleration cycle, where startups showcase their innovative products and services. The event allows members of the AUC community to meet the cycle’s startups and engage with entrepreneurs. Students, faculty and staff members have a chance to learn about the latest business ideas in today's entrepreneurial scene spanning healthcare, fintech, energy, e-commerce and creative industries.

Endeavor International Selection Panel

Date: Mar 14 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Oriental Hall

Description: Held 8 time a year in host cities around the world, the ISP is the final stage of the rigorous multi-step selection process to bring high impact entrepreneurs into the Endeavor network. 
Endeavor selects the newest classes of Endeavor Entrepreneurs at International Selection Panels (ISPs).The ISP—two and a half days of interviews, deliberations and networking between entrepreneur candidates and global business leaders—is the culmination of a rigorous 12–18 month search and selection process. 

Arab World Social Innovation Forum

Date: Mar 15 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Moataz Al Alfi Hall

Description: The AUC Vlab is hosting The 2019 Arab World Social Innovation Forum. AWSIF is a global exchange of theories of social change and the first high-level international forum on social entrepreneurship held in the region. 
Nearly 10 years ago, Ashoka Arab World launched the Arab World Social Innovation Forum (2009), the first platform of its kind to connect regional and global stakeholders in a discussion on building the still-nascent field of social entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa.

2019 Babson Collaborative Summit

Date: Mar 17 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Moataz Al Alfi Hall

Description: The AUC School of Business will be hosting the Annual Babson Collaborative Summit 2019. The Babson Collaborative for Entrepreneurship Education is a global business school partnership which supports participating schools to increase their capacity and capability of educational entrepreneurship offerings through a well-rounded collaborative platform that allows for seamless knowledge sharing among its constituents.

African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC)

Date: Mar 24 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Moataz Al Alfi Hall

Description: The AUC School of Business is hosting The African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC) Summit II, the event represents the closing and graduation of the first cohort of the AWEC project.
AWEC; created at the Center for Global Enterprise and is supported by Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, and others; is a one-of-a-kind, high-touch business and management development learning program. AWEC focuses on applied learning and collaborative experiences to ensure immediate business impact and the creation of a pan-African network of entrepreneurs, experts and allies.

International Case Competition

Date: Apr 19 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: Moataz Al Alfi Hall

Description: School of Business is launching its first International Case Competition in April 2019. This one-phase competition include12 teams participating over the course of 5 days. The competition will be held at AUC New Cairo campus at the heart of Cairo, Egypt. 

International Entrepreneurship Summer Program (IESP)

Date: Jul 1 , 2019

Time: All Day

Location: AUC New Cairo Campus

Description: IESP  is a two-week comprehensive program for international undergraduate students where they delve into the world of entrepreneurship. The program prepares students as they enter the employment market after graduation and encourages aspiring entrepreneurs to start their own businesses. It is a mix of academic lectures by faculty and practitioners and is built on interactive discussions, experiential learning, group activities, pitching competition, cases, company visits and cultural visits in Egypt. English is the language of instruction.