AMMAN – The Middle East University, MEU, will participate in the International Conference Entrepreneurship of Tourism, Hospitality and Heritage “A Vision for Sustainable Development”, which will be held on October 24, 2017 in Alexandria, Egypt. Sana Shiqwara, President of the Arabic Network For Promoting Intra Tourism/ Vice-Chairman of the Board Of Trustees MEU, and Sa’ida Afanah, Head of Yacoub Nasereddin Heritage Revival Center, will represent the University in this conference.
Several papers and topics will be discussed during the four days conference, especially those related to the re-positioning of Alexandria as an international tourist destination, best practices and successful experiences in tourism development, and adopting entrepreneurship approach to deal with the current situation of tourism.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.