“The Virtual Book Fair” has now kicked off with Qatar University (QU), in partnership with Dar Lusail publishers and distributors. It is a five-day long virtual exhibition which will feature more than 300 printing presses. There are multiple activities which will include many intellectual and cultural seminars with international and local publishing houses’ participation.
This virtual book fair has been aimed to bring multiple publishing houses together under one roof virtually while providing variety to the public for the duration. This seminar focuses on multiple avenues which include development, cultural advancement, and culture promotion, as well a public participation. The inauguration of seminar programme was titled ‘Emotional Intelligence Engineering’ presented by Dr. Daraa Moujib Al Dossary, Training and Institutional Development Advisor.
The third day of the exhibition will see Seminar by Dr. Muhammad Al-Noaimi, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Qatar University, titled ‘American foreign policy towards the Middle East.’ Wednesday, will see seminar held by Dr. Jassim Sultan, an advisor for strategic planning and author of the Renaissance Project series on Renaissance. On the last day of the event, Dr. Abdelhak Belabed, Associate Professor of Arabic Language at College of Arts and Sciences Qatar University, will hold a seminar titled ‘Systematic Reading and Changing Our Habits of Reading Comprehension.’
Dar Lusail Publishing house was the first to participate in the session of the Arab Book Fair in Europe. This was organized by the Swedish company named Nordic Digital World.
SOURCE : COVER