Chairman

DR. SHAWKY  SALEM

  • JASSON FARRADANE AWARD – UKeIG, October 2010

  • IFLA HONOR MEDAL , Milan 27 August 2009,

  • CILIP Honorary Fellow 1982

 

Brief CV in Arabic

Dr.Shawky Accomplishments

 GENERAL INFORMATION & EDUCATION

1- Born in Egypt and have Canadian and Egyptian Nationality.

2- Graduated from LIS Department, Cairo University, 1961.

3- First preparatory year fro M.A., LIS Department, Cairo university, 1966.

4- M.A. degree In Uniterm Indexing and Content analysis for LIS concepts, LIS Department, Cairo University, 1973.

5- Ph. D. degree in Petroleum Information Systems, LIS Department, Cairo University, 1982.

Have advanced training courses in U. K. and Holland for fields: information technology, informatics and international databases.

PERSONAL  INFORMATION

Name:                        Canadian name: “Shawki Salem  

            Egyptian name:  “Shawki Mahmoud  Ali. Salem

            Nick name:         “Shawky Salem”

Social information:   Canadian / Egyptian (Dual nationality). Born in Egypt, Married with two daughters.

Postal Address:         P. O. Box 115  Al-Saray Post Office, 21411 Alexandria - Egypt.

Resident Address:    2 Dr. Morrison Street, Roushdy, Alexandria, Egypt

Telephone:                Off. 03-5411109   Res. 03-5469470   Fax  03-5411742  

Mobile: 010 500 1289

Email:                   shawky.salem@acml-egypt.com                

chairman@acml-egypt.com

SCIENTIFIC PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES & AWARDS:

JASON FARRADANE AWARD October 2010 - UKeiG (UK einformation Group), which is a Special Interest Group of CILIP (the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals) – UK, registered Charity No. 313014. The Jason Farradane Award is made to an individual or a group of people in recognition of outstanding work in the information profession.

www.ukeig.org.uk 

&       

 http://www.ukeig.org.uk/awards/jason-farradane

2-         MEDAL HONORARY, IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations & Institiutions), WLIC Annual Conference, Milan , Italy, 27 August 2009. http://www.ifla.org/en/honours-awards/ifla-medal

3-         HONORARY FELLOW, “INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION SCIENTISTS” (I.Inf.Sc.) Member from 1976, elected for the Award of Honorary Fellowship on 27 September 1988. Changed to HONONRARY FELLOW, CILIP (Chartered Institute for Library and Information Professionals),HQ.,London,U.K.                                                                                         http://www.cilip.org.uk/default.cilip

4-         MEMBER of the Board of the ARAB UNION CATALOG (AUC); A project funded and supervised by HH King Abdallah, Saudi Arabia, the project is similar to OCLC, and aim to cover the whole Arabic literature and upload it on the internet.   Nomination done on 1 May 2008, responsibilities of AUC  Strategies, Policies, and Plans. 

5-         MEMBER,  “INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY  ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS” (IFLA) from 1985 till now, ELECTED WORLDWIDE GOVERNING BOARD MEMBER from 2003 to 2007. (First Egyptian and Arabian elected to this honorable post from 1927, the date of establishing IFLA). H. Q.     HOLLAND.

6-        MEMBER,  “THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR INFORMATION AND DOCUMENT-

            ATION” (FID) from 1985 till 2001, ELECTED WORLDWIDE COUNCIL MEMBER from 1992 .to 2001 (First Egyptian and Arabian elected to this honorable post from 1895, the date of establishing FID). H. Q.            HOLLAND                  

7 -        MEMBER,  “THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY” (ASIS&T) from 1987 till now,  Former name “ASIS” from 1977. H. Q. USA.    http://www.asis.org/ 

8 -        MEMBER,  “THE MICROFILM ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN”, (MAGB) from 1977 to 1985, H. Q.               U.K...

9 -        MEMBER,  “THE NATIONAL MICROGRAPHICS ASSOCIATION” (NMA) from 1980 to 1990, H. Q.            USA.

10-       MEMBER, “THE CANADIAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION” (CLA) from 1994 till Now, H. Q.  CANADA.

11-       MEMBER,“THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION” (ALA) from 1995 till now, H.Q.   USA.

 12-      MEMBER,  “THE MEDICAL LIBRARY ASSOCIATION” ( MLA ) from 1988 to 1996. H. Q. USA

Joined the activities and conferences of these International Associations and Societies, write articles to be published in their journals. Referee articles send by the authors from Middle East. I have the rights to add the initials of these international societies to my name.

JOBS HELD, ACADEMIC & PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE:

-         PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENNT AND INFORMATICS (KMI), FACULTY OF ARTS,  BEIRUT ARAB UNIVERSITY (BAU), (Honored to be  the  CREATOR of KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT & INFORMATICS (KMI) department; designing curriculums for B.A, M.A. and Ph.D Programs). from 2003 till now 2009.

2-         PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCES -  FACULTY OF ARTS  - ALEXANDRIA  UNIVERSITY from  April 1994 to 2003.

3-         CHAIRMAN, ALEX CENTRE FOR MULTIMEDIA AND LIBRARIES (ACML) (represent about 32 international publishers in their Electronic databases, E-Journals, E-Books and E-Media: such as: Library of Congress, EBSCO,  I H S, Wilson, Proquest, Gale, IEEE, ASCE, ASME, American Institute of Physics “AIP”……etc). From 1995 till now.

4 -        DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION DEPARTMENT - Arab Centre for Medical Literature,  Council of Arab Ministers of Health, Arab League. (Headquarters is Kuwait ) from  October  1984  up to  April 1995.(DIPLOMATIC MISSION FOR 10 years).

5 -        INFORMATION CONTROLLER, Ministry of Oil, Kuwait from 1 May 1975             up to 29 September 1984.

6 -        SECRETARY, PETROLEUM RESOURCES CONSERVATION BOARD, Ministry of Oil, Kuwait, from  December 1975 up to  September 1984.

7-         PROFESSOR, LIS Department, Faculty of Basic Education, General Authority for Vocational Education & Training (GAVET). seconded from 1985 to 1990, Kuwait.

8-         MANAGER, BOOKS AND PERIODICALS SECTOR, Al-Ahram Newspaper, Cairo - Egypt, from  July 1970 up to  April 1975.

9 -        HEAD, TECHNICAL PROCESSES, PATENTS DEPARTMENT, ACADEMY OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Cairo, Egypt from  March 1969 up to June 1970.

10 -      CHIEF LIBRARIAN, Cairo Demographic Centre (CDC), United Nations, Egypt, (As Secondment from the Egyptian Government ) from 11 March 1965 Up to 11March 1969.

11 -      INFORMATION OFFICER AND SCIENTIFIC DOCUMENTALIST, National Information and Documentation Centre ( NIDOC ) - Academy of Scientific Research, Egypt,  from  July 1964 up to June 1970.

12 -     SENIOR CATALOGUER - National Library of Egypt from 30 November 1961 up to 11 July 1964.

EDITORIAL BOARDS OF INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS:

MEMBER of six EDITORIAL BOARDS of the following INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS in USA & Europe:

1-         INFORMATION DEVELOPMENT: The International Journal for Librarians, Archivists &  Information Specialists.  England - Published by " Mansell Publishing Co. And SAGE Publishing Co."   U. K.1985 -1993.

           http://www.sagepub.com/journalsProdEditBoards.nav?prodId=Journal201674

2-         JOURNAL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE: Principles & Practice Published by Elsevier-Holland For " The Institute of Information Scientists " - England. 1982 -  changed to Sage to be published for CILIP, U. K. from 1982 till now. Consider No. 5 world wide in its fields.

      http://www.sagepub.com/journalsProdEditBoards.nav?prodId=Journal201676

3-           MICROCOMPUTERS FOR INFORMATION MANAGEMENT : An International Journal  for Library and Information Services.  Published by  ABLEX Publishing Corporation,  New Jersey, USA from 1988 to 1995.

4-       LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE ABSTRACTS ( LISA ) published by  Bowker–Saur / CSA, . U. K. and USA from 1989 till now.  (CSA: 7200 Bethesda, MD 20814, USA).                  

    http://www.csa.com/factsheets/supplements/lisa.php

5-        INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION. FID. Holland. 1992 to 2001.

 6-       THE ELECTRONIC LIBRARY (TEL) .EMERALD, USA / UK  from 1999 TO 2004.

          http://www.emeraldinsight.com/info/journals/el/eabinfo.jsp

7-        Editorial Advisor with Evidence Based Library and Information Practice (EBLIP)

Issued from Alberta University , Canada From 2010 up to now.

(http://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/EBLIP

I wrote papers to these international journals, Encourage the Arab junior professionals to write  and submit their articles to these journals, Also referee the papers assign to me by Chief Editors from Middle East Region.

REGIONAL ACTIVITIES

1-         SECRETARY OF NATIONAL INFORMATION COMMITTEE - Kuwait Engineering Society on 25 May 1976.

 2 -        TECHNICAL ADVISOR OF INFORMATION & MICROFILM SYSTEMS FOR KUWAIT INFORMATION & MICROFILM CENTRE  ( KIMIC ) - Ministry of Planning - Kuwait 1977/1978.

 3 -        TECHNICAL MEMBER IN COMMITTEE OF INTRODUCING INFORMATION SYSTEMS TO GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS IN KUWAIT. Nominated by Council of Ministers in Kuwait on 20 December 1975.

 4 -        TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR  " LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS "  ( LDC ) - BATH - England. In Kuwait and Middle East.

 5-        TECHNICAL CONSULTANT IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS TO ARAB LEAGUE in Tunis.

           UNESCO Mission, March – April 1981.

6 -        UNESCO EXPERT & CONSULTANT FOR THE FOLLOWING MISSIONS:

                        6 - 1  ARAB LEAGUE. .TUNIS 1981 and 1982.

                        6 - 2  PUBLIC AUTHORITY FOR APPLIED EDUCATION AND                       TRAINING . KUWAIT 1988.

7 -        SENIOR TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR THESAURUS CONSTRUCTION & DEPTH  INDEXING FOR PHOENIX CORPORATION PROJECT:        Automated Information & Microfilm System to Council of Ministers. Kuwait 1981 and 1982. 

8 -        TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR THE FIRST ARABIC EDITION of DEWEY DECIMAL

CLASSIFICATION SCHEME under the supervision of "ALECSO " - Arab League - Tunis 1982. And member of standing committee for Regional DDC Arabization.

9- -      MEMBER OF COMMITTEE "DESIGN A DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR LIBRARIES AND     INFORMATION SERVICES IN PUBLIC AUTHORITY FOR APPLIED EDUCATION & TRAINING - Kuwait November 1983 to June     1984.

10 -     CONSULTANT FOR THE ARAB PETROLEUM TRAINING INSTITUTE ( APTI – OAPEC ) Baghdad - Iraq in preparing : The Arab Petroleum          Thesaurus from 1985 to 1988.

11 -      EDITOR FOR THE FIRST ARABIC " SERIES ON INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCES " published by Kuwait bookshops – Kuwait, and Alex centre for Multimedia and Libraries (ACML) .Books published up to now are :-

 11 - 1  Information Systems & Networks 1986, 1999

 11 - 2  Information Integrity & Privacy 1990, 2000

 11 - 3  Microfilm Technology 1987

 11 - 4  The Design of Library Systems Based on Computer 1987, 1999

 11 - 5  Information and Computer Systems: Systems Analysis, Systems Design, Systems Implementation & Systems Evaluation. 1995, 2005

 11 - 6  Information Resources in Mass Communication & Mass  Media 1989.

 11 - 7  Information Industry  1990, 1997, 2000, 2007.

 11 - 8  Organization and Administration of Computers  and Information centres  1992, 1998.             

 11 - 9  Collection Development 1993, 2003.

 11-10  Integrated Electronic Library. 2001.

 11-11  Introduction to Computer Science for Librarians. 2002.

 11-12  Reference in Integrated Library Automation Systems.2003.

 11-13  Introduction to DDC. With the agreement of OCLC 2004.

 11-14  Anthology  basics of Information Science. 2008.

 12 -      EDITOR FOR THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SERIES “ASLIB KNOW HOW”

An agreement with ASLIB, published by Kuwait Bookshops  And Alex Centre for Multimedia & Libraries (ACML). Alexandria, Egypt, Books published up to now are:

12-1 Evaluation of Library & Information Services.

12-2 Record Management Program.

12-3 Performance Measurement in Library & Information Services.

12-4 E-mail For Library & Information Services Professional.

12-5 CD-ROM: How to set up your workstation.

12-6 EIectronic information Resources Selection.

12-7 Managing Library Automation.

12-8 Installing a Local Area Network.

12-9  Strategic Planning for Library and Information Services.

 12-10 Assessing Information Needs: Tools and Techniques.

13-       RAPPORTEUR, ARAB MEDICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA. A joint project between Arab Centre for

 Medical Literature and Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KUFAS ), 1986 - 1995.

INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITIES & POSTS:

MEMBER,   “THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY  ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS” (IFLA) from 1985 till now, ELECTED WORLDWIDE GOVERNING BOARD MEMBER from 2003 to 2007 (First Egyptian and Arabian elected to this honorable post from 1927, the date of establishing IFLA ). H. Q.    HOLLAND>

MEMBER,  ”THE COUNCIL OF THE  INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION " FID " from October 1992 up to 2001 ELECTED WORLDWIDE COUNCIL MEMBER from 1992 .to 2001 (First Egyptian and Arabian elected to this honorable post from 1895, the date of establishing FID). H. Q. HOLLAND.

CHAIR, MIDDLE EAST BRANCH, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SUBSCRIPTION AGENTS” .  (ASA - MEB)   from 2006  up to now. H. Q.            UK.

MEMBER OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE,  “FAIFE” (FREEDOM ACCESS INFORMATION AND  FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION  - INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS (IFLA).Elected Member 2003- 2005, correspondent member 2005 – 2007 Elected member 2007-2011

SECRETARY , later CHAIRMAN,  “THE REGIONAL STANDING COMMITTEE FOR ASIA &  OCEANIA”  ( RSCAO ) - International Federation of library Associations and Institutions " IFLA " ( Member elected in IFLA 53 conference - Brighton - England 16 - 21 August 1987 for the period 1987 -  1989, Chairman 1992-1996 ).

SPECIAL ADVISER, “THE REGIONAL STANDING COMMITTEE  FOR  ASIA & OCEANIA  

( RSCAO ),INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS ( IFLA ) from 1996 up to now.                                                                         

ELECTED ORGANIZER, " THE THIRD WORLD COUNTRIES CAUCUS “  (TWCC)  INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY  ASSOCIATIONS & INSTITUTIONS ( IFLA ) , Now Division 8 Caucus (LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA, ASIA & OCEANIA) from 1993 up to now. I was behind the creation of the caucus for developing countries to be united under one platform in election operations within IFLA. Now this Caucus considers the most strong tool for election in IFLA.

PRESIDENT,  ( FID / NANE)  “International Federation for Information and Documentation /  North Africa and near East” from October 1992 up to 2001

MEMBER,  “THE INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE”, AND CHAIR SESSIONS, FOR:

-          13th International On-line Information Conference. London,12 - 14 Dec.1989.

-          14th International On-line Information Conference. London,11 - 13 Dec.1990.

-          15th International On-line Information Conference. London,10 - 12 Dec.1991.

Learned Information Ltd. Oxford - England.

MEMBER, “THE STANDING COMMITTEE FOR BIOLOGICAL AND MEDICAL SCIENCES LIBRARIES”  - International Federation for Library Association " IFLA " from 1989 to 1993     ( four years ).

LIAISON OFFICER  FOR THE ARAB WORLD FOR " EUROPEAN CONSORTIUM OF INFORMATION CONSULTANTS " ( GAVEL ) from 1989 onwards.

 TECHNICAL ADVISOR,  " REVIVAL OF ALEXANDRINA  LIBRARY for manpower training, collection development and database development for the project - approval of minister of education chairman of the general organization for  Alexandria Library ( GOAL ).1990 -1991. 

MEMBER,  “THE ABSTRACTORS TEAM OF THE FAMOUS INTERNATIONAL  DATABASE”  "LISA”  (LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE ABSTRACTS)from 1989 onwards.

REPRESENTATIVE of  Middle East at : Standing Committee on Library Education (SCOLE )  American Library Association ( ALA ) from July 1991 onwards - election was in ALA 110th annual conference. Atlanta 27 June - 4 July 1991.

EDITOR,  SPECIAL ISSUE IN " JOURNAL OF INFORMATION SCIENCE " ( JIS ) under the title : The Library and Information infrastructure in Arab countries before and after the Gulf Crisis. December 1992.

MEMBER, “THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR :

THE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF THEORY & PRACTICE OF INFORMATION SCIENCE”. 21-25 May - Wuhan, China.

MEMBER,  “THE MEMBERSHIP ADVISORY GROUP " ( MAG ) INTERNATIONAL

FEDERATION FOR INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION ( FID ). 1992. up to 2001.

MEMBER,  “THE INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD OF THE 7TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON MEDICAL LIBRARIANSHIP” (ICML). Washington  10-12 May 1995, chairman of one of its sessions.

MEMBER,  “THE INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD OF INSTITUTE FOR INFORMATION ECONOMICS” . Germany ,  April 1995.

MEMBER, “THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE ON ACCESS TO INFORMATION AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” (CAIFE) - INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS (IFLA). NOMINATION OF “IFLA” PRESIDENT ON DECEMBER 1995

TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR MANY LOCAL, ARAB, INTERNATIONALORGANIZATIONS. SUCH AS : UNESCO, ARAB LEAGUE,  ALECSO, UNIDO, WHO,  OAPEC,  APTI ...ETC.

LECTURER IN MOST OF THE TRAINING COURSES IN THE ARAB WORLD IN

INFORMATION SCIENCES, SPECIALLY :

- LIBRARY AUTOMATION ;

- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY; 

- INFORMATION INDUSTRY;

- RECENT TRENDS IN  INFORMATION DEVELOPMENT.

JOINED MORE THAN 480 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES, MEETINGS  AND

SEMINARS,  CHAIR SESSIONS IN THESE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES.

FUND RAISING,  GRANTS & DONATIONS:

A-INTERNATIONAL GRANT

FOUNDER OF " DR. SHAWKY SALEM TRAINING GRANT FOR ARAB SPECIALISTS IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCES "

                                  SUPERVISED BY                                                                        

International Federation for Library Associations and Institutions ( IFLA ) and International Federation for Information & Documentation ( FID ). It is a yearly permanent grant started 1992 , aimed to train an Arab person in Libraries / Information Centres in Developed countries for two or three weeks.

From year 2001 changed to be supervised by  IFLA only and aims to grant attending the IFLA conference (SSCG) every year for an Arabian Profession , for details , please see the URL:

http://www.ifla.org/III/grants/grant04.htm

Every two years , I run Fund Raising Campaign for the grant , and collect some significant amounts which will keep the grant  for ever

B-EGYPTIAN PRIZE GRANT:

FOUNDER OF ANNUAL CONTINUOS PRIZE UNDER THE NAME OF:

" DR. SHAWKY SALEM PRIZE FOR KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATICS” 

A PRIZE FOR EGYPTIAN SPECIALISTS IN KNOLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATICS (KMI)

 

SUPERVISED BY 

Academy of Scientific Research and Technology – Scientific Prizes Department, START 2008.

The grant aims to give prize of 10,000 Egyptian Pounds for young professionals who work in the fields of: Information Technology, Library and Information Sciences, E-Content Analysis and Systems, Electronic Archiving and Record Management, Knowledge Management and Knowledge Classification.  The prize is granted for three papers / researches within the last two years in the mentioned fields.

C- DONATION OF MY PRIVATE LIBRARY TO HELWAN UNIVERSITY.

An agreeemnet was signed between me and Professor Dr. Amro Salamah “President Helwan University” (Later Minister of High Education) to donate my private library to Helwan and to be kept, organize in a special hall under my name. The project is applied and in work from 4 years ago, donating 20,000 items (Books, journals, dissertations, articles, CD’s…etc.)

 C. V. PUBLISHING 

 One Page C.V. PUBLISHED IN: 

                        2 - 1  Marquis WHO's WHO Directory of On-line Professionals

                        2 - 2  The International Book of Honor.

                        2 - 3  The International Bibliographical Role of Honor Plaque.

              2 - 4 The International Online Information Conference - WHO'sWHO in the Conference. London, UK.