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On Saturday 10th of December at Future Tech. School in Egypt we held the first iEARN Egypt Opening. Setting the mark for the new academic year of 2011/2012 and getting the spirit up for another new amazing year with iEARN Egypt. The event started with welcoming the attendance and thanking them for coming followed by Ms. Dalia Khalil’s “The country coordinator” speech. We had then presentations about two of e-era activities which were YESP and ACCESS. Following that was the iEARN Egypt presentations including a presentation about last year’s international conference at Taiwan, two presentations from projects of last year , a photo gallery and the word of the past iEARN Egypt LYR “Alaa Abd El-Rahman”
The second part of the event included a talent competition between the attending students that included singing, playing music and poems. The talents of the students were just astonishing. We had lots of fun and were struck by lots of talents. Following that, we had a small concert by “When November calls" band and then announced the results of the competition and had the closing for the event.
The winners were:
Mohamed Emad Issa (Singing)
Anas El- Neely (Poem)
Adham Farrag (Beat boxing)
The following links are for the performances and speeches at the event on iEARN Egypt Official Youtube channel: