Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane - Spotlights


Ahmed Driouchi-UNU-Wider Helsinki

Ahmed Driouchi, Dean and Director of the Al Akhawayn University Institute for Economic Analysis and Prospective Studies, has presented a paper entitled “Eliciting Preferences under Risk in the Wild: Reconciling Tractability and Bias Minimization” at the UNU-Wider Helsinki Conference on Behavioral Economics and Poverty

Said Ennahid-Qatar

Said Ennahid, Associate Professor of Islamic Art and Civilization in the Al Akhawayn School of Humanities and Social Sciences, was awarded a travel fellowship to attend the fourth Biennial Hamad Bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art at the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar, on October 29-31, 2011. More information about the symposium can be found here

Karim Achibat-IAMCR

Karim Achibat, Al Akhawayn University Language Center lecturer, presented his paper entitled Political Communication in Morocco’s Elections Campaigns: Content, Production, and Audiences in the International Association of Media and Communication Research conference (IAMCR) taken place in Istanbul, Turkey, on July 13-17, 2011. The focus of the presentation was on political communication during the elections campaigns and the interplay between political communication and national politics in Morocco.

Yassine Salih Alj-IEEE

Yassine Salih Alj, Assistant Professor of Engineering in the School of Science and Engineering has published a new article entitled: "Design Considerations for an UWB Computationally-Efficient Fast Acquisition System for Indoor Line-of-Sight Ranging Applications". This paper was accepted for publication in the most prestigious international Journal in the field of Wireless Communications: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications. (Top 10 journals in Telecommunications)