Full Name:
Ahmed Sami Abd Elrahman Mohamed Mostafa
Academic Rank:
Associate Professor
ASU Email:
ahmed.sami@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Urban Design and Planning
Graduation Year:
2003

Ahmed S. Abd Elrahman is an Associate Professor at Urban Design & Planning department – Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University; he has extensive experience in sustainable development with particular emphasis on large scale residential projects, waterfront development, local development, coastal planning and Participatory planning. He has several local & international publications under titles of «waterfront development», «Slums», «Brownfields», «urban spaces after revolutions» & «tactical urbanism».


Degrees:
1/6/2003 B.Sc. in Architecture Engineering - (Urban Planning)
22/4/2006 M.Sc. in Architecture Engineering - (Urban Planning)
30/6/2011 PhD. in Architecture Engineering - (Urban Planning)
Awards:
2008 Architecture design competition for 9 residential unit in Obour city held by Egyptian engineering syndicate (Honorable prize)
Books:
 Mahmoud, R., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2016. Social production of urban space in informal areas in the G.C.R. “Missing values & probable potential”, Published in Dynamics and Resilience of Informal Areas : International Perspectives. Pages 113-130. ISBN: 978-3-319-29946-4 (Print) 978-3-319-29948-8 (Online), doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-29948-8_7, 12 May 2016. Springer International Publishing Switzerland.
Published Research:
 El Hosseiny, O., Hassan, G. F., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2010. River Nile banks, searching for river tourism potentials. Published in Azhar engineering magazine, Issue 5, Vol. 15, April 2009, El-Azhar University, Cairo. ISSN:1110-6409.
 El khateeb, S., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2012. Brownfields in G.C.R.: A neglected potential for redevelopment the old city. Planum. The Journal of Urbanism, n. 26. Vol.1/2013. www.planum.net / ISSN 1723-0993. Proceedings published in January 2013. Cities to be tamed? Standards and alternatives in the transformation of the urban South Conference Proceedings, Milan, 15-17 November 2012.
 Mahmoud, R., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2014.. La Planification Controversée du Grand Caire avant/après 2011. Égypte-monde Arabe n°11-3e série – Ville et révolution en Égypte. CEDEJ-ISBN: 978-2-905838-83-4. 04-2014.
 Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2015. Tactical Urbanism: “A Pop-up Local Change for Cairo's Built Environment. Procedia - Social and Behavioural Sciences. Elsevier. Volume 216, 6 January 2016, Pages 224–235. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.12.032. Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development (UPADSD), Lecce, Italy, 14-16 October 2015.
 Abd Elrahman, A.S., Mahmoud, R., 2015. The post-revolutionary effect on the urban harmony of the Egyptian built environment in relation to the collective memory of the population: Urban context of the ‘‘after revolution” between contravention and elaboration. Ain shams Engineering Journal, Science Direct, 2015, In Press. www.elsevier.com/locate/procedia. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asej.2015.10.007
 Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2015. Redevelopment Aspects for Brownfields sites in Egypt. Procedia - Environmental Sciences. Elsevier. Volume 34, 2016, Pages 25-35. doi: 10.1016/j.proenv.2016.04.003. Improving Sustainability Concept in Developing Countries (ISCDC), Cairo, Egypt, 5-7 December 2015.
 El Hosseiny, O., Hassan, G. F., Abd Elrahman, A.S., Helmy, A. 2016. The effect of Information age on urban spaces for services centers. Journal of Engineering researches, Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University. Volume 148, March 2016. In Press.
 Abd Elrahman, A.S., El khateeb, S., 2016. Mapping Informal Areas in Egypt: Between the Past Interventions and Next Urban Revolution. Journal of Urban Research, Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning. Volume 21, 2016, In Press. ISSN: 2090-0694.

Published Research in Confernces:
 El Hosseiny, O., Hassan, G. F., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2006. Analytical study for activities related to river Nile sides in the central district in G.C.R. Published in the First Architectural and Urban Planning International Conference, ARUP2006, Ain Shams University, Cairo. Published in Ain Shams engineering magazine, Vol. 2, Nov. 2009, Ain Shams University, Cairo.
 Mahmoud, R., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2012. From Cairo 2050 to Egypt 2052: Developing Greater Cairo Region or Moving Away from it? Published in CEDEJ international conference "Revolts and Transitions in the Arab World: Towards a New Urban Agenda?", 2012, French Institute of Egypt (IFE), Cairo.
 Mahmoud, R., Abd Elrahman, A.S., 2014. Social production of urban space in informal areas in the G.C.R. “Missing values & probable potential”, Published in ARCHCAIRO 2014: Responsive Urbanism in Informal Areas, Towards a Regional Agenda for Habitat III, December 2014, Cairo.

Educational and Research Projects:
Not Available
Consulting and Engineering Projects:
2016  Technical Project Manager - Commercial Registry and Notary Offices Development and Automation PPP Project – Public Private Partnership Program in collaboration with Ernest & Young (EY) - Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade (MSIT), Ministry of Justice (MoJ), Ministry of Finance (MoF), Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 Head of Technical Committee for validity of building basement no. 11 Moussa Alkazem, Nasr City - Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
 Memebr of Jury committee from Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University on request of President of Adminstrative Court to study including some buildings in Cairo and Giza for the records of architecture heritage , Cases no.: (20587/65), (1135/68), (28966/63), (43575/64), (15640/67), (1407/67), (32372/65), (820/64), (25961/66), (6675/65) - Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
 Memebr of Jury committee from Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University on request of President of Adminstrative Court to study including some buildings in Cairo and Giza for the records of architecture heritage , Cases no.: (20587/65), (1135/68), (28966/63), (43575/64), (15640/67), (1407/67), (32372/65), (820/64), (25961/66), (6675/65)
2015  Supervison on landscape constructions of the faculty of Engineering – in Shams University - Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
 Memebr of Jury committee from Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University on request of President of Adminstrative Court to study including some buildings in Cairo and Giza for the records of architecture heritage , Cases no.: (34924/64), (28121/65), (37963/65), (28897/65), (28913/65), (5178/56), (33266/64), (7826/64), (57002/66), (51843/64), (36768/64), (45819/64), (6427/66), (37035/64) - Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
2014  Project Manager for The urban Planning & Design / Landscape Design of 1000000 Units Project (First Phase) in New Menia, in collaboration with (APG), Owner Arabtec Holding Co. UAE.
 Inventroy for the quantities carried out and its conformity withtechnical spicifiaction for the residential building no. 107 , Alshark leltaamen, Fifth Settlment, New Cairo , Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
2013  Architecture Consultant for Credit Hours Building Project, Faculty of Specialized Education, Ain Shams University, Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
 Architecture Consultant for The Extension of Faculty of Nursing Building Project, , Ain Shams University, Engineering Consultancy Center (ECC).
 Architecture Design and Supervsion of Extension of Green Egypt Plant project for packing vegetables and fruits , Alayat Center, Giza - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
2012  Interior Design for Actress Dina Foaad Villa in Dream Park – 6th of October City.
2011  Interior Design for Eng. Amr Emad apartment in Maadi
 Team member in the project of preparing the feasibility study, engineering design and tender documents for three tunnels under Suez Canal in Port Said- in collaboration with the spanish consortium Getinsa/Paymacotas and BECT, sponsored by Ministry of Transportation - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
2010  Urban planning expert for the strategic planning of Menouf city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 Urban planning expert for the strategic planning of Sers Ellayan city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 Urban planning expert for the strategic planning of Qaha city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 Team member in the project of Strategic Alliance (STA) - Green Star Hotel III, Sustainable hotels and tourism destinations in Egypt, Screening of Egyptian Tourism Organizations in Gouna, Sahl Hashish and Marsa Allam - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 The architecture design of Furniture Museaum – Dameitta - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 The urban design competition for residential compound – 6th of October City, sponsored by Housing and Development Bank (First Prize) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
2009  Urban Planner and Designer of Amwag City - Egypt , in collaboration with (CENTROID Consultants).
 Creating GIS data base Nasr City and Heliopolis districts for the ToR of Cairo 2050 project, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 Team member in the project of Regional Vision and General Planning for The Tourism Development of The North-West Coast (Ras Alhekma Matrouh) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD)..
 The urban survey and creating GIS data base for informal areas in Menoufia Governorate, sponsored by Informal ettlements Development Fund (ISDF).
 Urban Planner and Designer of Industrial Park – Zaweya City – Lybia , in collaboration with (CENTROID Consultants).
 Team member in Celiopatra Water Courts mixed use project “Reflections” (130000 sq.m.) in Sheikh Zayed City, owned by thr the interntional Co. for real estate and touristic development “Cliopatra” - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 Urban Design & Architect for Investors Resort Project, New Damietta - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 The Architecture Design for nine residential prototypes in Obour City, sponsored by the Egyptian Engineers Syndicate. (Honoroable Prize).
 Urban planning expert for the strategic planning of Qowesna city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
2008  Team member in Master Planning & Urban Design of Om Elbaneen residential project (800,000 square meters) owned by Alakellah Developments - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 Team member in Master Planning & Urban Design of New Najaf City (30 million sq.m.) – Najaf – Iraq - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD) in collaboration with Bokhamasen Consultants .
 Team member in Master Planning & Urban Design for the University of Islamic Sciences (9 million square meters) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD) in collaboration with Bokhamasen Consultants .
 Team member in Urban development for West of Alexandria Project (2000 Feddan) South of North Coast, (Second Prize) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 Team member in Alex Gate Project (500 Feddan) in front of International Park, Alexandria (First Prize) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
2007  Urban Planner and Designer of Darnah residential project (2000 Units) – Darnah City – Lybia , in collaboration with (CENTROID Consultants).
 Team member in Urban Design of Egyptel resort – Marsa Shagra – Red Sea - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
 Landscape Design for Dr. Salah Soliman Villa in Obour City.
 Prelimenery Studies for the Strategic Plan of Shebine Elkanater – Qalyoubia Governorate – (BECT Consultants).
 Team Leader assistant and Urban planning expert for Urban sector profile for Sustainability (USPS) - Menouf city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 Team Leader assistant and Urban planning expert for Urban sector profile for Sustainability (USPS) - Tanta city, sponsored by (UN-Habitat) and General Orgnazation for Physical Planning (GOPP).
 The General strategic Plan for Tanta City sponsored by The General Organization for Physical Planning (GOPP) - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD.
 Architecture Design & Working Drawings for many Residential Buildings in Obour City and New Cairo City.
 The Strategic plan for Aladleyah Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Alshaghanbah Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Alqodah Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Alshargaya Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Koragah Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Alsora Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Kafr Abd Elshaheed Village – Aladleya Local Unit – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, (Spine Consultants).
 The Strategic plan for Alshahedy Village – Alshahedy Local Unit – Almahala Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The Strategic plan for Albanawan Village – Alshahedy Local Unit – Almahala Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The Strategic plan for Dokhmes Village – Alshahedy Local Unit – Almahala Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The Strategic plan for Kafr Dokhmes Village – Alshahedy Local Unit – Almahala Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The Strategic plan for Kafr Albastawesy Village – Alshahedy Local Unit – Almahala Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 Architecture Design & Working Drawings for Residential Building in Sheikh Zayed City.
 International competition for planning the extension of Tripoli city in Lybia in collaboration with Sabour.
2006  Urban and Architecture Design / Execution supervison on the Second phase of Alkhamayel City for Ministry of Interiors – 6th of October City - Planning & Urban Development Consultants (PUD).
2005  Architecture Design & Working Drawings for Residential Building in Maadi.
 The guidance urban plan for Sandbast Village – Zefta Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Shobar Village – Tanta Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Shony Village – Tanta Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Mahalet Marhom Village – Tanta Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Gezeret Seoad Village – Alhussaienya Center – Sharkia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Swada Village – Fakos Center – Sharkia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
2004
 The guidance urban plan for Kafr Ayoub Soliman Village – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Awlad Seif Village – Belbes Center – Sharkia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Salhagar Village – Basyon Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Bishbesh Village – Almahla Alkobra Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan for Karansho Village – Basyon Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).
 The guidance urban plan fpr Kafr Almonshea Abo Homr Village – Basyon Center – Gharbia Governorate, Consultncy Unit for Planning and Urban Design (CUPUD).

Supervised Thesis:
2015  Nermine Reda Mostafa Youssef, Masters Thesis. Regenerating the brand of the city : Rebranding Cairo
2013  Mohamed Ali Mostafa Ahmed ElShafie, Ph.D. Thesis. Governace the regions of the cities under globalization : Case study of Greater Cairo Region.
 Aya Adel Mohamed Hemida, Masters Thesis. Proactive strategies: An adaptive approach towards coastal resilience.
 Moureen Nazir Shawky, Masters Thesis. Bridgining the gap between urban design and urban planning processes : Developing a framework for the Egyptian context
 Nada Ali Mostafa, Masters Thesis. Safety and security of cities : Towards a conceptul framework appropriate to the Egyptian context.
 Mai Hossam Eldein, Masters Thesis. Mixed ue urban corridors: Criteria of re-adaptation in Cairo districts.
2012  Omnia Ashraf Ahmed Elsayed, Masters Thesis. Evaluation of policies and supply programs for Adequate housing in Egypt.
 Ahmed Sayed Ali, Masters Thesis. Guidelines for brownfild redevelopment reuse: Case study Ramsis zone, Cairo, Egypt.
2011  Nada Shaaban, Masters Thesis. Applications of energy efficiency analysis system in the new urban communities in Egypt.
2010-2016  Ahmed Helmy Mohamed Abdalla, Masters Thesis. Planning and design cosiderations for service centers at the new urban settlements in the Information age : Case Study urban settlements located east of Cairo.

Other:
Not Available