The DAAD Regional Office Cairo invites you to attend the Urbanism Meta-Conference titled “Urban Resilience through Inclusion: Factoring in the Social Elements” organized in the framework of the lighthouse project “Clusters for Scientific Innovation in the Middle East and North Africa” (COSIMENA).

Key information about the event

Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

Time: 09:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. (Cairo Local Time)

Location: Virtual event conducted in English via MS Teams

Target audience:

Researchers, academics and different stakeholders from the fields of urban development, sociology and cultural heritage from Germany, Egypt and MENA region


  • open discussion sessions and presentations from leading experts on urban development while keeping the historical & urban identity of cities
  • case studies about urban communities and how to develop and maintain more inclusive & sustainable cities
  • different research projects that address city strategies and policies that enable integration and cohesion.


To participate in the event, please register here

After your registration you will receive a confirmation email with all necessary information 3 days before the event.

For further information about the COSIMENA project, please click here: Cosimena | DAAD Egypt

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