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May 3–17, 2016
Organized by: AUC Downtown
Venue: AUC Downtown
Address: 113 Kasr El Aini St., Downtown Cairo, Egypt
Admission: Public Event


AUC Tahrir Square, Downtown, Multiple Venues

Mai Rashdan
Department of the Arts


 Cairotronica is a symposium of electronic and new media arts in Cairo, organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Fine Art Sector and the American University in Cairo. With a sole focus on innovation and creativity, it is a hub for connecting artistic visions to academic, business, scientific, and educational practices under the interest of electronic arts exploration. This event will take place from Tuesday, May 3 to Tuesday. 

A program of activities, exhibitions, performances, talks, workshops and screenings by local, regional and international artists, academics and technology  experts will inspire, educate and challenge students and audiences from across the region.For two weeks, audiences will be exposed to the latest in electronic arts installations in an interactive environment, as well as attend  exhibitions, screenings and out-door performances. Audiences will be invited to attend a three-day academic conference, and to participate in one of the different workshops.


Venues and Dates


Palace of Arts, Cairo Opera House, 3-9 May
AUC Tahrir Campus, Downtown Cairo, 5-15 May


Conference and Performances: 

Falaki Theatre, 24 Falaki street, Downtown Cairo, 5-6-7 May 



Cinema Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said street, Downtown Cairo, 8, 10, 15 May



Palace of Arts, Cairo Opera House