Former member of the Parliament
Dr. Eng. Marianne Azer is an Associate Professor in Nile University (NU), an Associate Professor and Director of Information Center in the National Telecommunication Institute (NTI), and a member of the board of directors of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA).
She has more than 15 years of experience in Communications and Information Technology. Throughout her career, she held several positions, both academic and managerial.
She has authored and co-authored over 45 international publications.
After her BSc., Azer worked for Cairo University in the Electronics and Communications Department, and the American University in Cairo (AUC) in the Electronics, Computer Science, and Mathematics departments.
Upon receiving her Master degree, she joined the National Telecommunication Institute and continued her work at the American University in Cairo. She also worked for the French University in Cairo, in the Engineering Department. In addition, she worked for the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport.
Azer received awards, certificates, and fellowships from many international institutions for her achievements in Science, Technology, and Academia. To mention a few, the US Department of State, University of Michigan Dearborn, Google. She has been honored in the Egyptian Parliament by the Speaker of the House for her international achievements in Information and Communication Technology.
She is a Member of many international committees and organizations. For instance, the international observatory for women speaking French, a member of the IEEE, ACM, IFIP working 8.4, Arab Women in Computing (AWIC), Women committee of the Parliamentarian union for the Euro Mediterranean countries, Research Committee and Foreign Affairs Committee in the National Women’s Council, the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, Arab Organization for Young Scientists. Her areas of expertise include Communication and Information Technology, Information Security, Cloud Computing, e-Learning, and Engineering Education.
Moreover, Azer was invited as a speaker, panelist, and keynote speaker in a number of international conferences and events. She is also a reviewer and a technical committee member in many international and national conferences. She was ranked amongst the top 10 public speakers in Egypt.
Azer was elected as Head of Youths and Women Committee of the International Parliament for Tolerance and Peace (IPTP) in July 2018.