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The conference opening will take place on February 12, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Grand University Theatre Hall.


Schedule: Opening day: February 12, 2023, from 9.00h to 11:00 a.m. in the Grand University Theatre Hall.

9:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m.

Launching ceremony (Ali Baroodi)

Welcome, Koran, silence of maytr

Video greetings by Prof. Dr. Kossay Kamaldeen Al-Ahmadi, President of University of Mosul) (3 min.)

Honoring late Prof. Dr. Anwar Al-Fadhi (former head of the RESI steering committee) by Prof. Dr. Fawzi Habeeb

9:15 a.m.–9:20 a.m.

Welcome by Prof. Dr. Nadhim Al-Wattar, Head of German corner (5 min.)

9:20 a.m.–9:25 a.m.

Welcome by the conference organizers, Prof. Dr. Dietwald Gruehn, TU Dortmund University, Germany (3 min.)

9:35 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Cultural performance by primary school children

9:45 a.m.–9:50 a.m.

Video greetings by SPARK Iraq (2 min.)

9:50 a.m.–9:55 a.m.

Video greetings by the German Embassy Bagdad, Chargé d’Affaires Philip Holzapfel

9:55 a.m.–10:15 a.m.

Keynote on Quality of Life by Prof. Dr. Heike Wendt, University of Graz, Austria

10:25 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Video for the workshops of the conference

10:30 a.m.–10:40 a.m.

Performance by children and youth from the happy childhood institute on inclusion

10:40 a.m.–10:55 a.m.

On the Revitalize Al-Najafi street workshop (Assist.-Prof. Raed Alnumman)

On the conference follow-up (Assist.-Prof. Dr. Amal Zedan)

On the conference program and organizational matters (Assist.-Prof. Dr. Mohammed Wajid)

Foto session and break: Transfer to rooms

 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.