Egypt & The Struggle for Democracy

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 9:30am to 5:30pm

Rafik B. Hariri Building, Fisher Colloquium, rm 490 37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Egypt & The Struggle for Democracy 

 

Conference Program:


9:30am 

Opening Remarks

John L. Esposito, Georgetown University

9:40-11am
Session 1: Critical Stages of the Egyptian Revolution: Was the Coup Inevitable?

Moderator:
John O. Voll, Georgetown University

Panelists:
Michele Dunne
Wael Haddara
Carrie Wickham
Mohamad Elmasry

11:00-11:15am -- Coffee Break

11:15am-12:45pm
Session 2: The Current Status of Democracy, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law

Moderator:
Yvonne Haddad, Georgetown University

Panelists:
Dalia Fahmy
Maha Azzam
Rachel Scott
Mohammad Fadel

12:45-1:45pm -- Break

1:45-3:15pm
Session 3: The Role of the Youth Movements and NGOs After the Coup

Moderator:
Jonathan Brown, Georgetown University

Panelists:
Mohamed Abbas
Abdelfattah Mady
Maryam Jamshidi
Islam Lotfy Shalaby

3:15-3:30pm -- Coffee Break

3:30-5:20pm
Session 4: Restoration of Democracy and the Rule of Law in Egypt: The Roles of the Pro-Democracy Groups and the International Community

Moderator:
Tamara Sonn, College of William & Mary

Panelists:
Abdul Mawgoud Dardery
Nathan Brown
Dalia Mogahed
Emad Shahin

5:20-5:30pm
Concluding Remarks
Osama Abi Mershed, CCAS Director
 

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