OUR
ESTEEMED SPEAKER

Prof. Dr. Khalid AbdElghany

Dean of the Advanced Manufacturing Division
The Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (CMRDI)
Ministry of Scientific Research, Egypt

Dr Khalid is the founder of the Polymer 3D printing and Laser based Additive Manufacturing division at the Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute in Egypt since 2003, which is the first academic department in Egypt and MENA countries working in these industrial technologies.

Dr Khalid was graduated from Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, got M.Sc. in Materials Engineering from the American University in Cairo and got Ph.D. in Materials Engineering from Cairo University as well. As a part of Ph.D. program, he studies one year at the University of Michigan in USA.

Beside the academic career, he received industrial specialized training in USA, Japan, UK, Germany and other countries.

Dr Khalid was the pioneer in Egypt and MENA region to introduce the technology of medical additive manufacturing and supported to apply the technology to produce hundreds of bio-models, medical stents and patient specific surgical guides that helped to treat hundreds of patients. In addition, he supervised more than 42 medical theses related to computer assisted surgery from different universities and almost similar number for engineering and industrial students.

Dr Khalid was the co-author of 62 published papers and was a team member in 18 national and international projects with partners from all over the world.

MEET
OTHER MEMBERS

WORLD 3D PRINT STEERING COMMITTEE

Abdulrahman Jilani

Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources

Prof. Dr. Khalid AbdElghany

Dean of the AM Division CMRDI - Ministry of Scientific Research, Egypt

Dr. Bandar AlMangour

Research & Technology Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC)

Dr. Luis Martin Diaz

VP Head of Industrial Service Centers Germany, EDDC Airbus Helicopters

Mr. Filip Geerts

CECIMO (European Association of the Machine Tool Industries)

Dr. Pedro Martinez Seijas

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELAE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Dr. Bandar – AlOtaibi

King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology

Dr. Md Mustafa Hussain

KING ABDULLAH UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Air Marshal M Matheswaran

The Peninsula Foundation

Prof. Md Khurram Khan

King Saud University

Jeff Lang

Managing Director, Titomic