Welcome to the Middle East and Africa Region

The Institution is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 International Elections for the Middle East and Africa Region:

Regional Chair - Dr Amr Elbanhawy

Regional Young Member Representative - Aaqib Raza

Our thanks to all the nominees for standing and for their support for the Institution, in particular the outgoing Regional Chair, Geoff Cobb, for his contribution to the Institution and the wider engineering profession both in the region and on the international stage.

About the MEA Region

It is often said that MEA contains the major international growth areas of the next decade.

We have great growth potential in this region and as such we have a real opportunity for further development. Middle East and Africa has for 2017, forward thinking plans to expand, harmonise and achieve concrete results over the coming year and beyond.

The IMechE can also help members in planning their career and advise on membership requirements, continued personal development and IMechE international recognition.

If you are already a member or prospective member, live in the MEA area, wish to volunteer and be part of the bigger picture, then also let us know.

So please visit the Institution webpage and give us a call.


Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Seminar
    29 October 2019 13:00 to 17:00
    NED University of Engineering and Technology - Karachi
    The event will be a seminar which will highlight the benefits of IMechE membership.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Competition event
    30 October 2019 09:00 to 17:00
    School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME) - Islamabad
    The event is 2019's edition of CADing organized by IMechE at SMME.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    06 November 2019 00:00 to 00:00
    Wilo Middle East FZE - Dubai
    Wilo specialises in water pumps and other water related problems but also support other services such as products in the sectors of cooling, heating, solar thermal energy, geothermal energy and sanitation.
    Industry: Fluid machinery
  • Event Type: Competition event
    20 November 2019 09:00 to 17:00
    NED University of Engineering and Technology - Karachi
    The local heats of SOfE will be conducted on the 20th of November.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Competition event
    24 December 2019 09:00 to 17:00
    NED University of Engineering and Technology - Karachi
    The fourth edition of IMechE NED's Mechathon.
    Industry: Cross-sector
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