DAY ONE – Sunday, June 14th – Hotel Marriott Zamalek

8:30am – 9:30am

Registration/ Coffee & Snacks

9:30am – 10:30am

Opening Ceremony

• Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director of UN-Habitat
• Mrs. Anita Nirody, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative
• Dr. Leila Iskander, Minister of Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements
• Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, Minister of Housing and Urban Communities
• Eng. Ibrahim Mehleb, Prime Minister

10:30 am – 11:30am

Key Note Speakers

• Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director of UN-Habitat

11:30am – 12:00pm

Formal Opening of the EUF Exhibition/ Coffee Break

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Plenary Session:  Egypt’s National Urban Vision & Mega Projects 

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Lunch / Exhibition

• A New Informal Architecture-  Exhibition by  MAS Urban Design ETH Zurich and CLUSTER
• Beyond The Lines – Exhibition, curated by Hamdy Reda and produced by CLUSTER
• “Architectural Visions” Artists: Dr. Eman Abdou Salama, Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim, & Dr. Rania Elhelw, Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan University
• Green Wall by Schaduf
• Showcase of Urban Practices (NGOs, Universities, Think Tanks) and Sponsors 

2:30pm – 4:00pm

Themes

Theme 1: Urban Planning
Topic: 
Planning Existing Cities and Regional Perspectives

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Theme 2: Urban Governance & Legislation
Topic: 
The Local Government’s Role in Urban Development

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Theme 3: Urban Housing
Topic: 
State of Knowledge of the Housing Sector and Markets

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Theme 4: Urban Service Delivery
Topic: 
Urban Mobility

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Theme 5: Urban Economy
Topic: 
Urban Population

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UNDP Special Session
Topic: 
The Role of ICT in Urban Planning and Urban Services Delivery

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4:00pm – 4:30pm

Coffee Break

4:30 – 6:00pm

Themes

Theme 1: Urban Planning
Topic: 
Informal Areas and Low income Neighborhoods

Theme 2: Urban Governance & Legislation
Topic: 
National Urban Policies and Strategies

Theme 3: Urban Housing
Topic: 
Government Housing Programs

Theme 4: Urban Service Delivery
Topic: 
Solid Waste Management

Theme 5: Urban Economy
Topic: 
Private Sector Added-Value and  Responsibility

DAY TWO – Monday, June 15th – Al Azhar Park and Various Locations

OPTION 1 “Cairo Urban Tours by CLUSTER”

8:00 am – 8:30am

Registration & coffee for Urban Tours at the Exhibition area in the Marriott Hotel Zamalek

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Boarding for 6 Urban Tours

9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Urban Tours

(Urban Core)

Tour 1: Downtown
Tour 2: 
Islamic Cairo

(Informal Areas)

Tour 3: Ard al-Liwa
Tour 4: 
Izbit Khairallah

(New Cities)

Tour 5: 6th of October
Tour 6: 
New Cairo

OPTION 2 “World Urban Campaign in Egypt (I’m a City Changer Campaign)”

10:00 am 1:00 pm

World Urban Campaign in Egypt (I’m A City Changer Campaign)

Location: Al Azhar Park

*Transportation from the Marriott Hotel Zamalek to Al Azhar Park will depart at 9:00am.
*Coffee break will be served at 11:00am.

1:00 pm – 2:30pm

Lunch/ EUF Exhibition

• Ecohouse Exhibition** by CLUSTER, in cooperation with the Embassy of Denmark. Supported by State of Green and UN-Habitat
• “Envisioning the Unseen”, An Art Exhibition by the Students of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan University (results of the workshop by Dr. Eman Abdou and Dr. Rania Elhelw)

2:30 pm – 4:00pm

Special Session I:
Habitat III

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Coffee Break

4:30 pm – 6:00pm

Special Session II:
International and Regional Inter-Arab Cooperation

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Ecohouse Reception – with music and refreshments

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Folkloric performance

DAY THREE – Tuesday, June 16th – Hotel Marriott Zamalek

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Registration

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Themes

Theme 1: Urban Planning
Topic: 
New Cities

Theme 2: Urban Governance & Legislation
Topic: 
Civil Society and Urban Governance

Theme 3: Urban Housing
Topic: 
Housing Policies and Strategies

Theme 4: Urban Service Delivery
Topic: 
Water Supply and Sanitation

Theme 5: Urban Economy
Topic: 
Informal Economy, Growth and Equity

10:30am – 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am – 12:30pm

Themes

Theme 1: Urban Planning
Topic: 
Public Space

Theme 2: Urban Governance & Legislation
Topic: 
Metropolitan Governance

Theme 3: Urban Housing
Topic: 
Alternative Housing Models

Theme 4: Urban Service Delivery
Topic: 
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

Theme 5: Urban Economy
Topic: 
Local Government Budgets and Strategies

12:30pm – 2:00pm

Lunch/ EUF Exhibition

• A New Informal Architecture-  Exhibition by  MAS Urban Design ETH Zurich and CLUSTER
• Beyond The Lines – Exhibition, curated by Hamdy Reda and produced by CLUSTER
• “Architectural Visions” Artists: Dr. Eman Abdou Salama, Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim, & Dr. Rania Elhelw, Faculty of Fine Arts, Helwan University
• Green Wall by Schaduf
• Showcase of Urban Practices (NGOs, Universities, Think Tanks) and Sponsors

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Plenary Session: Identity and Cultural Heritage

4:00pm – 5:00 pm

Final Declaration & Closing Ceremony

• Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, Minister of Housing and Urban Communities
• Dr. Leila Iskander, Minister of Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements
• Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director of UN-Habitat
• Mr. Miguel Angel Moratinos, Former Special Envoy for the European Union in the Middle East