ISWI Newsletter - Vol.5 No.87
26 August 2013

Dear ISWI Participant:

Arabic is one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

Please find attached the Arabic-language announcement of The 6th Islamic Astronomical Conference Astronomy and Calendars between Islamic Heritage & Contemporary Aspects, Jordan, 24-27 September 2013. Professor Hamid Al-Naimiy is the main organizer of this event. I was asked to circulate this announcement through the ISWI Newsletter.

Dr.Hamid M.K.Al-Naimiy
Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Vice Chancellor for academic affairs/ University of Sharjah
President / Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences
P.O.Box 27272 Sharjah / UAE
Tel: +971 6 5053032
Fax: +971 6 5053034

Professor Hamid Al-Naimiy was the principal host of the UN/ESA/NASA/JAXA workshop on BSS, Jordan 1999 and the UN/ESA/NASA/JAXA workshop on IHY, United Arab Emirates 2005, respectively.

This Conference, as you can see from its website, is supported by the Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Western Asia, affiliated to the United Nations, located in Jordan. If you have any questions about this event, please contact Professor Hamid Al-Naimiy directly.

Most cordially and faithfully yours,
George Maeda
Editor of ISWI Newsletter


(1) Announcement by Dr. Hamid Al-Naimiy (in Arabic The English translation is here) 643 KB pdf, 5 pages, (click link to document)

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