Category Archives: Speaking

For the first time : Arabic session at SharePoint Saturday!!

Throughout my blog, twitter account and Facebook, I had wonderful opportunities to get connected to a lot of nice guys in the middle east and especially in the Arabia and one thing noticed in common is the thirst for SharePoint knowledge. Moreover, I have been lately receiving many requests for more Arabic Content at so cheer up guys, I have good news for you!

As you might know, I’ll be speaking at SharePoint Saturday EMEA on January 23rd. The good news is that for the first time ever, there will be a session delivered in Arabic. I’m really glad to be the speaker and hope to see you all there. (Please spread the word)

Here is a brief description of my session.



For the list of speakers and sessions, click here.

If you haven’t registered yet, click here.

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday EMEA

2I would love to announce that I’ll be speaking at SharePoint Saturday EMEA on January 23rd, 2010. I’ll be co-presenting “Implementing Multi-Lingual Solutions on SharePoint 2010” with my colleague, friend and mentor Marwan Tarek. I’m really happy and proud to have my name along with those highly visible names in the SharePoint community.

I’m also happy to announce that there will be great Arabic SharePoint Experts speaking for the first time at SharePoint Saturday like Mohamed YehiaMostafa Arafa and Muhanad Omar.

For the list of speakers and sessions, click here.

If you haven’t registered yet, click here.

Data-Centric Composites (Mashups) in SharePoint 2010 [EGYSUG, Dec09 Meeting]



Last Saturday, I was happy to deliver another SharePoint 2010 talk for Egypt SharePoint User Group members. My session, titled “Data-Centric Composites (Mashups) in SharePoint 2010), focused on the following topics:

1) What is a composite ?
2) What is a mashup ?
3) Business Connectivity Services
4) XSLT Data Views, The ultimate mashup tool.
5) SharePoint Designer 2010.

We also had two other sessions by Mohamed Mosaad who gave a brief overview on the SharePoint topology and Mohamed Yehia who spoke about the new and the amazing “Access Services in SharePoint 2010”.





I loved how the audience was enthusiastic and interactive. I would like to thank them all for their amazing feedback and interactivity during the session, your feedback guys means  a lot to us.

SharePoint 2010 TechDay!

Last Saturday, Egypt SharePoint User group and .NetWork user groups organized SharePoint 2010 TechDay, it was a full day of new SharePoint features, we started at 10:30 AM and we finished at 5:00 PM.



Marwan Tarek started with “SharePoint 2010, Getting Ready!” exploring the new and exciting features of SP2010



Mohamed Yehia followed him by “Developer tools for SharePoint 2010” in which he introduced Visual Studio 2010 SharePoint tools, LINQ for SharePoint and Client Object Model.



Finally, I presented “Developing No Code SharePoint 2010 Solutions”, I have created an end-to-end no code Training Request Solution in which I featured the following



1. SharePoint Designer 2010 enhancements.
2. SharePoint Designer Workflows
3. Visio 2010
4. InfoPath 2010 Integration with SharePoint 2010
5. Data View Web Parts & XSLT list View Web Parts
6. Using JQuery with SharePoint

I would like to seize this opportunity to extend a special thank-you to all our attendees, their interaction and questions really made my day!

I would also like to thank my colleagues Marwan Tarek and Mohamed Yehia for their wonderful sessions , Good job guys!

Speaking at SharePoint Techday [December, 5th]

Egypt SharePoint User Group is pleased to announce its co-operation with DotNetWork User Group in putting together a full day about SharePoint 2010.



TechDays is a new type of .network’s gatherings. It consists of 2+ sessions talking about a specific technology from the basic to advanced levels going in sequence to expose audience to different areas of that technology.

I’m pleased to be presenting there with Marwan Tarek and Mohamed Yehia, please find below the event details :

Date: Saturday, December 5th 2009
Time: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Place: Dar El Deyafa – Ain Shams University – Isis Hall – first floor, El khaleefa el Mamoon – EL Abbasia– Cairo
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM SharePoint 2010, Getting Ready! Marwan Tarek
12:30 PM – 02:00 PM Developers’ tools for SharePoint 2010 Mohamed Yehia
02:30 PM – 04:00 PM Creating No-Code SharePoint Designer Solutions for SharePoint2010 Ayman ElHattab
The ticket to attend the event is 15 L.E.

Hope to see you all there!

Introducing SharePoint 2010 – Egypt SharePoint User Group – November 2009

Today Microsoft Egypt hosted the first event introducing SharePoint Server 2010 by EGYSUG . Despite the fact that it was early on Saturday morning, I was extremely happy to see that the attendance was quite reasonable and the facilities worked out really well.

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We are planning to deliver another session very soon in co-operation with DotNetWork User Group ,Clickhere to join EGYSUG and be the first to know about our plans, sessions and workshops.

Egypt SharePoint User Group – November 09 Meeting

Egypt SharePoint User Group is glad to invite you to its November 2009 gathering.
We are  proud to be the first user group in Egypt to present what’s new in SharePoint 2010

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Date: Saturday 21st November 2009
Time: 11:30 AM till 1:30 PM
Venue: Microsoft Egypt Smart Village – Explorer 2 room

11:30 AM till 12:15 PM  -> What’s new in SharePoint 2010 –> BY : Marwan Tarek
12:15 PM till 12:30 PM  -> Coffee break
12:30 PM till 1:15         -> What’s new in SharePoint 2010 Development –> BY : Mohamed Yehia

For registration please Click here.

For me, I’ll be speaking next meeting ( December 09 ), I’ll let you all know as soon as everything is settled.