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AMECSE 2014 Successfully Ended
Under the auspices of his Excellency Eng. Atef Helmy, the Minister of Communications and Information Technology , The Software Engineering Competence Center (SECC) of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) launched the first edition of Africa and Middle East Conference on Software Engineering (AMECSE 2014) in Egypt at the Smart Village Convention Center on October 21-22.

AMECSE 2014 was attended by around 300 specialists from the industry, academia and government institutions in Egypt. A number of research papers, tutorials and keynote talks were presented by distinguished speakers from Egypt, UK, Spain, India, France ,Kenya, Kuwait and Rwanda.

AMECSE 2014 is the first of its kind conference in Africa and the Middle East specialized in software engineering, tackled a number of key issues including open source data, cloud computing and internet applications , topics related to software innovation policies and ecosystems, software economics, advances in new and emerging technologies and their impact on society and economic growth. The conference was a good opportunity to communicate with specialists to promote cooperation between policy makers and researches, finding solutions to regional mutual challenges in the field of software engineering

AMECSE 2014 focused on opportunities that enable micro, small and medium enterprises to grow and develop in addition to examine benefiting of big data and application development, and e-government and how governments can benefit of available big data of all sectors and invest them in economic and effective manners. The means of cultivating skills in software development and key international trends in this area to direct the programmers towards new technologies in addition to be acquainted with desired work atmosphere to stimulate entrepreneurship., were also discussed during the conference

AMECSE organizing committee consisted of professionals from ITIDA and SECC; and the technical committee members represented 25 international organizations and universities. The feedback received about what was presented during the conference and the quality of speakers and presenters was excellent.

About AMECSE Program & How to Register
Poster conference-at-a-glance poster
AMECSE Program AMECSE2014-Program.pdf

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