Acting Manager Mobile, Social and Cloud Network Competence Center(MSCC). Associate professor, Electronic Research Institute.
Dr. Farouk joined Ministry of communications and Information Technology of Egypt in 2002. Since June 2012 he is an Acting Manager Mobile, Social and Cloud Network Competence Center (MSCC), Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center. Till June 2012 he was eContent Department manager, Information and infrastructure sector. Dr. Hesham participated in many national projects in MCIT developed based on portals and digital libraries. He also participated in some strategic studies as mobile for development.
Dr. Farouk received his Ph.D. at 2001 from Electronics & Communications Dept., Faculty of Engineering, Cairo Univ. and his M.Sc. at 1996 from Electronics & Communications Dept., Faculty of Engineering, Cairo Univ.
Dr. Farouk is an associate Prof. He joined the Electronics Research Institute, Egypt, in 1993. His fields of research are signal processing, image compression, video processing, video compression, video indexing and retrieval, video on demand, pattern recognition and machine vision.
Dr. Farouk is a lecturer at American University in Cairo, AUC, in the field of networking administration, web mastering and developing and he also Cisco certified teacher since 2003