Virtual Conference

Virtual Conference

‘Proceedings will be listed in Scopus’

‘Proceedings will be listed in Scopus’

Under the Auspices of H.E. Dr. Amr Talaat
Minister of Communication & Information Technology


Technology is the main factor that is changing the world as we know it today, the conference aim is to advance and support the practice of MOT for the betterment of our organizations, societies, and future. The conference will bring the most pressing technology related issue for an in-depth analysis, discussion and study to facilitate the transformation of knowledge and exchange of expertise. In this year’s 30th International Conference, authors are recommended to address MOT issues related to the World of the Future including Competitiveness, Innovation and Foreseen Changes.


Anthon Botha

Board Member - IAMOT

Anuja Agarwal

NMIMS University, India

Arun Jacob

Economist and Development Coordination officer at the UN office in Egypt

Breno Nunes

Vice-president for Education, Research and Publications - IAMOT

Basil Khalil

Vice-president of Operations for FedEx Express, Latin America and Caribbean Division

David Bailey

Professor of Business Economics at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham

David Bennett

Founding Member of IAMOT

Geerten van de Kaa

Associate Professor of Standardization and Business Strategy at Delft University of Technology

Gita Surie

Adelphi University, USA

Harm-Jan Steenhuis

Hawaii Pacific University, USA

James Fleck

University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Jeff Baetz

Global Industry CTO - IBM

Massoud Amin

University of Minnesota, USA

Mohamed Azzam

Senior Digital Transformation Consultant, Egypt

Nemat Minouche Shafik

Director of the London School of Economics

Nezar N. Sami

Board Member - IAMOT

Mostafa Ghaly

Business process innovation consultant, Former Deputy Minister of Planning

Osman Ahmed

President IAMOT

Richard Dictus

NU Resident Coordinator and UNDP Representative in the Arab Republic of Egypt

Roland Ortt

Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Scott Cunningham

University of Strathclyde, UK

Steve Walsh

Senior editor of Journal of Small Business Management

Tarek M. Khalil

The President of Nile University

Tugrul Daim

Portland State University, USA

Wael Akl

Nile University, Egypt


IAMOT is the international organization dedicated to advancing the state-of-the-art in Management of Technology (MOT) education and research. IAMOT is a non-governmental, non-profit organization incorporated in 1992 in the State of Florida, USA. Its purpose is to encourage high-quality research and education in the field of MOT. It accomplishes this purpose through various activities including sponsoring international conferences; publishing newsletters/periodicals, conference proceedings, books and special issues of scholarly journals and recognizing academic programs. IAMOT acts as an information exchange hub on teaching and research issues in MOT. The Association has membership from all over the world.

History of IAMOT

Tarek Khalil paper “MOT: Past, Present & Future”.

Report of the Workshop on MOT, Tarek Khalil & B. Bayraktar “Challenges and Opportunities for Research in the Management of Technology”, National Science Foundation & University of Miami, 1988.

Report of the Workshop on MOT & Paradigm Shift in Education in Response to the Technology Revolution, Tarek Khalil “Management of Technology: Future Directions and Needs for the New Century”, National Science Foundation & University of Miami, 1998.

Report of the Workshop on MOT, Tarek Khalil “Management of Technology: The Drivers of Technological Changes in the Twenty First Century”, National Science Foundation & University of Miami, January 2000.

Organizing Committee

General Chair:

Tarek Khalil, Egypt.

Conference Program Chairs:
  • Leon Pretorius, South Africa.
  • Tinus Pretorius, South Africa
Executive Committee:
  • Osman Ahmed, USA, President of IAMOT.
  • Breno Nunes, UK, VP of IAMOT.
  • Laure Morel, France, VP of IAMOT.
  • Joe Amadi-Echendu, South Africa, Treasurer of IAMOT.
  • Paulo Zawislak, Brazil, Secretary
Awards Chair:

David Bennett, England.

IAMOT Board of Directors:
  • Anthon Botha, South Africa.
  • Anuja Agarwal, India.
  • Breno Nunes, UK.
  • David Bennett, Sweden/UK. 
  • Gertten van de Kaa, Netherlands.
  • Gita Surie, USA.
  • Joe Amadi-Echendu, South Africa.
  • John O. Aje, USA.
  • Karuna Jain, India.
  • Kirankumar S. Momaya, India.
  • Laure Morel, France.
  • Leon Pretorius, South Africa.
  • Marianne Horlesberger, Austria.
  • Mohamed Azzam, Egypt.
  • Nezar Sami, Egypt.
  • Osman Ahmed, USA.
  • Paula Antonio Zawislak, Brazil.
  • Raman Agrawalla, India.
  • Roland J. Ortt, Netherlands.
  • Ruchita Gupta, India.
  • Tarek Khalil, Egypt.
  • Tinus Pretorius, South Africa.



Abstracts are invited in the following research tracks but not limited to:

Conference Schedule

Last IAMOT Conference in Cairo.


Availabe Tickets


Registered People


Workshop & Discussion

Visit Egypt

Egypt is a country that is well known for its aquatic resources as a result of the mostly infertile ecosystem.


Cairo is known as the city that never sleeps, it’s always awakened by its citizens for all its different activities and exciting places that one can visit in diverse whiles.


The second largest city in Egypt, the coastal city Alexandria lies at the center of Egypt's Mediterranean coastline. It is famously known for its beautiful and extended beaches. Founded by Alexander the Great, circa 332 BC


In ancient times known as Thebes, Luxor was the initial capital of Upper Egypt during the New Kingdom. Luxor is recognized as one of the greatest open air museums to visit

Sharm El Sheikh

Also known as the ‘City of Peace’ since it has held numerous international peace conferences, the sunny city of Sharm El Sheikh is home to many fun sea activities, such as diving, snorkeling, sailing, wind and kite-surfing. Besides


The southern city of Aswan is the perfect travelling destination in winter. Overlooking the Nile River, Aswan is a great starting point for a Nile cruise.

Hurghada City

Located on the Red Sead Coast, Hurghada is considered the capital of the Red Sea Riviera. The beach resort is famously known for a variety of aquatic sport activities such as scuba diving, snorkeling, yachting, wind and kite-surfing


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IAMOT 2020 Registration Manager
IAMOT Headquarters
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McArthur Engineering Building Room 268
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Technology Management I (1st conference)
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil
Bulent A.Bayraktar
Johnson A. Edosomwan
NO of Papers: 89 Journal
/39 Abstract
Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Date: 17-19 Feb, 1988
Management of
Technology II
(2nd conference)
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil

NO of Papers: 116 Papers 
Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Date: Feb 28 - Mar 2, 1990
Management of
Technology IIl
(3rd conference)
The Key to Global Competitiveness : Proceedings
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil

NO of Papers: 147 paper/136 Abstract
(Vol. I & Vol. II) 
Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Date: Feb 17-21 1992
Management of
Technology IV
Vol 1 & Vol 2
(4th conference)
The Creation of Wealth : Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Management of Technology, February
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil
Bulent A. Bayrakter
NO of Papers: 164 Paper 
Place: Miami, Florida
Date: 1994
ISBN-10 : 089806127X
ISBN-13 : 978-0898061277
Management of
Technology V
(5th conference)
Editors :
Robert M. Mansonm
Louis A. Lefebvre
Tarek M. Khali
NO of Papers: 187 papers
Place: Miami, Florida
Date: 1996
the creation of prosperity business and work opportunities through technology management (6th conference)
Place: Gothenburg, Sweden
Date: 1997
Management of Technology, Sustainable Development and Eco-Efficiency
(7th conference)
Selected Papers from the Seventh International Conference on Management of Technology
Editors :
Louis A. Lefebvre
Robert M. Mason
Tarek M. Khalil
NO of Papers: 34 Papers
Place: Orlando, Florida
Date: 1998
Civilization, Modern Technology and Sustainable Development The 8th IAMOT,
(8th conference)
Editors :
Dr. Yasser Hosni
Dr. Tarek Khalil
Dr. Louis Lefebvre

Date: March 15-17, 1999
The Key to Prosperity in the 3rd Millennium
(9th conference)
Editors :
Dr. Tarek Khalil
Dr. Louis Lefebvre

Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Date: 21-25 February, 2000
Proceedings of the 9th IAMOT
Management of Technology ( The key to Prosperity in The Third Millinum)
(10th conference)
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil

NO of Papers: 43 Papers
Place: Lausanne, Switzerland
Date: 2001
ISBN-10 : 0080439977
Management of Technology ( Program & Look of abstracts)
(11th conference)
Editors :
Tarek M. Khalil
Yasser Hosni
Date: 2002
Management of Technology ( Growth Through Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
(12th conference)
Editors :
Max Von Zedwitz
NO of Papers: 30 Papers
Place: Nancy, France
Date: 2003
008044136X, 9780080441368
Management of Technology (Internet Economy Opportunities and Challenges for Developed and Developing Regions of The World)
(13th conference)
Editors :
Yasser A. Hosni
NO of Papers: 36 Papers
Place: Washington D.C., US
Date: 2004
ISBN-10 : 0080442145
Management of Technology (Key Success Factors for Innovation and Sustainable Development)
(14th conference)
Editors :
Laura Morel-Guimaraes

NO of Papers: 27 Paper 
Place: Vienna, Austria
Date: 2005
ISBN-10 : 0080446493
New Directions in Technology Management (Management of Technology)
(15th conference)
Editors :
Mostafa Hesham Sherif
Tarek M. Khalil

NO of Papers: 32 Papers
Place: Beijing, P.R. China
Date: 2006
ISBN-10 : 0080451152
ISBN-13 : 978-0080451152
Challenges in the Management of New Technologies (Management of Technology)
(17th conference)
Editors :
Marianne Horlesberger

NO of Papers: 40 Chapters
Place: Dubai, UAE
Date: February, 2008
ISBN-10 : 9789812708557
The 18th IAMOT,
IAMOT 2009 Proceedings
(18th conference)
Editors :
Dr. Yasser Hosni

Date: April 5-9, 2009
Place: Orlando, Florida, USA
ISBN : 0-9815817-2-2
Creating and Managing a Technology Economy (Management of Technology)
(19th conference)
Editors :
Fredrick Betz
Tarek M. Khalil
Yasser Hosni
Hossam Eldeen Mostafa
NO of Papers: 17 Papers
Place:Egypt, Cairo
Date: 2010
ISBN-10 : 9814313386
ISBN-13 : 978-9814313384
Technology and the Global Challenges Security, Energy, Water, and the Environment
(20th conference)
Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Date: April 10-14 2011
The 20th IAMOT
(21th conference)
Place: Hsinchu County, Taiwan
Date: 2012
(22th conference)
Place: Porto Alegre, Brazil
Date: 2013
(23th conference)
Place:Washington D.C., US
Date: 2014
(24th conference)
Place:Cape Town, South Africa
Date: 2015
(25th conference)
Place: Florida, USA
Date: 2016
(26th conference)
Place: Austria
Date: 2017
(27th conference)
Place:Birmingham, England, UK
Date: 2018
(28th conference)
Place: Mumbai, India
Date: 2019
IAMOT 2020
Dr Leon Pretorius
Dr Marthinus Pretorius
Place: Nile University,Egypt
Date: 13 – 17 September 2020


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