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GU is organizing the International Spring School on “Biophotonics Applications in Plant Biotechnology and Food Security”

March 14 @ 8:00 am - March 16 @ 10:00 pm
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Under the auspices of his excellency Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ayman Ashour and Prof. Dr. Mohamed El-Shinawi, GU Acting President, and in collaboration with the African Laser Center -South Africa, The Italian embassy in Cairo, Egypt and Optica (Formerly Optical Society of America), we are pleased to announce that GU will be organizing the first International Spring School on “Biophotonics Applications in Plant Biotechnology and Food Security”, that will be held at Galala University from March 14th-16th, 2023

Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with international eminent experts coming from South Africa, Italy, Sudan, Egypt, and Romania to transfer knowledge and skills in the field of Plant Biotechnology and Food Security. Experts of the school are coming from different continents to interact with Egyptian students and young researchers to teach them advanced technology and applications in the field of Biophotonics, Plant Biotechnology and Food Security.

We encourage students, researchers, and professionals to attend all lectures at the school and gain valuable insights from leading international experts in the field.

Attendees will be awarded an accredited international certification from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Galala University, and the Italian Embassy in Cairo, upon completion of the program.

The school agenda will also offer a range of additional benefits, including a Gala Dinner, daily transportation to and from Galala University, comfortable accommodation in Galala accommodation facilities within and around the university campus, and lunch breaks.

Galala university is located in the city of Galala in the Governorate of Suez. The unique location of the university which embraces Galala mountains, and the sea makes it a superb place to focus on the school objectives and goals. The place has high accessibility to beaches, restaurants, and coffee shops.

To register for this event, please find the different offers for Galala University students, including:

Offers Galala University students Outside Galala University Students



800 EGP for GU students in dorms who do not need any transportation or accommodation.


1200 EGP for those who do not need any transportation or accommodation
Offer2 1000 EGP for GU students who need transportation.


1400 EGP for those who need transportation only.


Offer3 1200 EGP for GU students who need both transportation and accommodation

1600 EGP for those who need both transportation and accommodation.

Registration fees can be paid through the National Bank of Egypt on Galala University account number 6423071180356603033.


Join us for an enriching and inspiring learning experience!

Register now to secure your spot at the Spring School on “Biophotonics Applications In Plant Biotechnology And Food Security”

 Link for registration:

For any inquiries and further information, contact Prof. Ahmed El-Hussein Elnewishy on this email:



March 14 @ 8:00 am
March 16 @ 10:00 pm