Minia University chaired by prof. Dr Gamal Aldin Ali Aboul Magd Minia University president has approved to hold the confrence of Faculty of Hotels and Tourism about the Tourism entitled " Future of the Tourism Industry in the Arab region and the Middle East " " Prospects & Challenges" , in the period from 27 : 29 next October.
Minia University president has assured that Minia University always keen to highlight on the current issues at the Arab and Egyptian community where the University studing and addressing this issues to provide appropriate solutions for theses problems can be applied on the reality so this conference came to improve the mental image and developing the industry of tourism at the tow regions of the ( Arab and Middle East ) and create innovative strategies to pass the tourism crisis of theses tow regions as a result for the recent events from revolutions and political and security disturbances led to significant decline in the number of tourists and the tourism development level.
Dr. Abo Elmagd added that the conference also aimed at highlighting the rare touristic places which Allah Almighty granted to this region and show its touristics attractive possibilities.
From his side Dr. Hassan Sanad the college dean of Faculty of Hotels and Tourism has declared that the organizers of the conference invite all academic , researchers and interists with the tourism activity to participate and share with their research and scientific woks in the tourism field , tourism guiding and hosting administration and all aspects related to tourism activity in the Arab region and Middle East region at provide them at the conference without and constraints from the theoritical or systematic visions so the industry men also are invited to provide their scientific shares in this conference.
In the same context Dr . Gamal Abo Elmagd has declared that the conference axes revolve around managing crises in the tourism sector and the security and political challenges in the Arab region in addition to discuss the opportunities of the investment and tourism development in the region, and the role of the internal tourism to support the tourism industry , and the media role in the tourism aware, electronic tourism and the touristic development in Minia governorate.