Keynote Speakers

Helmi Sharawy

Helmi Sharawy

President of the Arab and African Research Center (AARC) - Cairo, Egypt
Anne Katrine Bang

Anne Katrine Bang

Professor of History, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, University of Bergen – Bergen, Norway

Ahmed Chaouki Binebine

Ahmed Chaouki Binebine

Director of the Royal Treasury (Bibliothèque al-Hassania) - Rabat, Morocco
Seyni Moumouni

Seyni Moumouni

Director of the Institute of Research in the Human Sciences (I.R.S.H.) – Abdou Moumouni University of Niamey, Niger

Mohamed Diagayeté

Mohamed Diagayeté

General Director of Ahmed Baba Institute of Higher Learning and Islamic Research - Timbuktu, Mali
Maria Luisa Russo

Maria Luisa Russo

Field Coordinator, Malian Manuscript Projects, University of Hamburg - Hamburg, Germany and Hill Museum and Manuscript Library - Collegeville, Minnesota, USA