Basic Info

Amr Abotawila

7 years

Giza, Egypt

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Senior Urban Designer and Researcher at Tarek Waly Center Architecture And Heritage

Experience Details

Senior Urban Designer and Researcher

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Working on a joint project responsible for field research, mapping, historical, urban and social analysis between “Agence Française De Développement (AFD)” and “The Ministry of Housing Utilities and the Urban Development” to develop a strategic participatory urban development plan in four informal settlements in Greater Cairo.


Company Details

Tarek Waly Center Architecture And Heritage

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services

http://www.walycenter.org/en/archives/rare-books/221-architecture-arabe

Mar 2015 to Aug 2015 (5 months)
Head of the Housing Rights Unit at Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms

Experience Details

Head of the Housing Rights Unit

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Analyst/Research, Training/Instructor

Manager

Responsible for founding a housing rights research unit. Also, working in a local community-based project in “El khosos", Qalyubia” in a participatory framework producing a report including urban, socioeconomic and legislative analysis for future urban development.


Company Details

Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Non-Profit Organizations

http://www.ec-rf.org/

Jan 2015 to Aug 2015 (7 months)
Architect / Urban Researcher at MADD

Experience Details

Architect / Urban Researcher

Analyst/Research, Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Worked on participatory data gathering, analysis, and participatory urban upgrading plan “Maspero triangle” district. The project was later selected by the ministry of urban renewal and informal settlements for further development and the team produced the TOR of the international competition held by the ministry.


Company Details

MADD

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Architectural and Design Services

http://maddplatform.tumblr.com/

Nov 2013 to Jan 2015 (1 year 2 months)
Urban Researcher at Shadow Minister of housing

Experience Details

Urban Researcher

Analyst/Research

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Shadow Minister of housing

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Research , Renewables and Environment

http://blog.shadowministryofhousing.org/

Nov 2012 to Nov 2013 (1 year)
Site Architect at Private

Experience Details

Site Architect

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management, Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Private

South Sinai, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services

N/A

Sep 2012 to Mar 2013 (6 months)
Architect and Researcher at Waly Center Architecture and Heritage

Experience Details

Architect and Researcher

Analyst/Research, Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Waly Center Architecture and Heritage

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services, Research , Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

http://www.walycenter.org/

Feb 2012 to Aug 2012 (6 months)
Architect at RSO

Experience Details

Architect

Creative/Design/Art, Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Entry Level

N/A


Company Details

RSO (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Architectural and Design Services, Furniture

http://www.rso.com.pt/

Nov 2010 to Dec 2011 (1 year 1 month)

Education

MSc in Urban Planning

Education Details

MSc

Urban Planning, Urban Design, Architecture

University of Stuttgart, Germany

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

A double degree Masters program in Urban Planning jointly organized between University of Stuttgart, Germany and Ain-Shams University, Cairo.

N/A

University of Stuttgart
2015 - 2017
MSc. in Architecture

Education Details

MSc.

Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban Design

Ain Shams University, Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

A double degree Masters program in Urban Planning jointly organized between University of Stuttgart, Germany and Ain-Shams University, Cairo.

N/A

Ain Shams University
2015 - 2017
Architecture in Architecture

Education Details

Architecture

Architecture, Urban Planning, Interior Design

Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University
2005 - 2010
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Nasser Experimental Language School

Egypt

2005

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

Nasser Experimental Language School
2005

Certifications

ILETS
Feb 2015

Certificate details

ILETS

Feb 2015

6.5 out of 8

N/A

N/A

IDP Egypt

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

3ds MaxAdobe IllustratorAdobe IndesignAdobe PhotoshopAnalyticalArabicArchiCADArchitectArchitect / Urban ResearcherArchitect And ResearcherArchitectural And Design ServicesArchitectureAutoCADAutocad ArchitectureBuilding ConstructionConstruction - Residential & CommercialCreativeDesignEnglishFreehand DrawingFurnitureGoogle SketchUpGraphic DesignHard WorkerHead Of The Housing Rights UnitILETSInterior DesignLandscape DesignManagementMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeNon-Profit OrganizationsOfficePresenterProgram ManagementProjectRSORenewables And EnvironmentResearchRevitSenior Urban Designer And ResearcherSite ArchitectSkilled TradesSocialTeachingUrban DesignUrban PlanningUrban ResearcherWater Coloring

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

AutoCAD

AutoCAD

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Google SketchUp

Google SketchUp

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Autocad Architecture

Autocad Architecture

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

ArchiCAD

ArchiCAD

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Adobe Indesign

Adobe Indesign

: Beginner

: High

:

Less than 1 year

3ds Max

3ds Max

: Beginner

: Medium

:

3-5 years

Revit

Revit

: Little knowledge

: High

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Architecture

Architecture

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Design

Design

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Research

Research

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Urban Design

Urban Design

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Interior Design

Interior Design

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Teaching

Teaching

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Landscape Design

Landscape Design

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Freehand Drawing

Freehand Drawing

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

3-5 years

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

: Beginner

: Medium

:

3-5 years

Water Coloring

Water Coloring

: Beginner

: High

:

3-5 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Hard worker, Presenter, Creative, Social

Online Presence

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