The Faculty of Engineering, at the UOK, participated in the regular meeting hosted by the American Al-Karasanah Institute in the US. The UOK sent Prof. Alaa Abed Al-Hussein to attend the General Meeting, held in the state of Michigan, as a representative for the Iraqi Branch.
The aim of the regular meetings is to exchange views and experiences between the different branches in the field of sharing and developing knowledge of engineering projects and scientific research concerning the development of Al-Karasanah. Representatives from four branches took part in the meeting, those were Canada, Singapore, Mexico and Iraq. As well as representatives of ten other branches from within the US.
The institute representative in Iraq, Alaa Abed Al-Hussein, met with the head of the institute, William Rashing, to discuss ways of supporting the Iraqi branch, which was founded nine months ago. Furthermore, to share knowledge and cooperate with other branches so as to take advantage from their experiences.