COURSES & EXECUTIVE PROGRAMMES
As Director of the Diplomatic Academy and Head of the Department of Diplomacy and Applied Languages at the University of Westminster, I was instumental in developing a number of Masters Degree progammes and in contacting potential clents and in organizing executive training programmes.
The programmes included:
(Centre) Dr Myszka Guzkowska, Pro Vice-Chancellor, University of Westminster;
Left: HE Professor Ambassador Mohamed I Shaker, Chairman of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, Dr Osama el-Baz, political advisor to President Mubarak of Egypt, Professor Nabil Ayad,Director, Diplomatic Academy of London, HE Ambassador Dr Kheir El Din Abdel Latif, Director, Cairo Institute for Diplomatic Studies, students and staff from the Diplomatic Academy of London during an educational visit to Egypt, April 200
Executive Traning Programmes for diplomats and other government officials.
Programmes Developed, Organized, and Run
HE Dr Suid Shalabi, Assistant to the Egyptian Minister for Foreign Affairs and Director of Cairo Diplomatic institute (centre front), and Professor Nabil Ayad with the DALstaff and a group of Egyptian diplomats who attended a training programme on the Dynamics of Diplomacy which was organised by the Diplomatic Academy, June 2008.
Front row right to left) HE Mohummed ‘Al-Mazrouei, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Algeria; HE Mr Essa Al-Gurg, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the Court of St James’s and Doyen of the London Diplomatic Corps; Professor Nabil Ayad, Director, the Diplomatic Academy of London, University of Westminster; and Dr Saeed Al Dhaheri, former Director General, Emirates Identity Authority. Back row from left) HE Abdulla Al Suwaidi, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Australia; HE Mr Saeed Al Muhairi, Director of the Deputy Foreign Minister Offce; HE Mr Abdulla Al Amri, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to France; HE Mr Ali Al Nuaimi, Director of Human Resources, Ministry for Foreign Affairs; HE Mr Saeed Al Kitbi, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Morocco; Mr Ahmed Al Shamsi, Colonel Aircraft Engineer; HE Mr Rashid Al Dhaheri, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Nigeria.
(Centre) HE Prince Turki al-Faisal, Ambassador of the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Court of St Jamese’s; (to his right) Professor Nabil Ayad, Director of the Diplomatic Academy of London; (to his left) Ms Rosalie Rivett Visiting Lecturer, Diplomatic Academy of London; and a group of offcials from the Saudi Royal Protocol, National Guard and Ministry of Finance who attended a training Programme in Diplomacy and Protocol at the Diplomatic Academy of London, during a visit to the Saudi Embassy.
Dr. Geoffrey Copeland, Vice Chancellor and Rector (center), Dr. Bader Al-Rayhani, Head of Cultural Department, Embassy of the State of Kuwait (left), Professor Nabil Ayad, Director, Diplomatic Academy of London, members of DAl staff, (back row, left) with a group of Kuwaiti Diplomats
Commonwealth Diplomats who attended a special training programme sponsored by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office together with Mr. Clive Stitt, Head of the Commonwealth Co-ordination Departemnt, FCO; Sir Peter Marshall, KCMG, Chairman of the Commonwealth Trust; Professor Stanley Martin LVO, First Assistant Marshal of the London Diplomatic Corps, FCO; Professor Nabil Ayad, Director, Diplomatic Academy of London; and Professor T. E. Berlin, Rector University of Westminster (Centre)