Beyond Standard Model: From Theory To Experiment (BSM-2017)

The BSM-2017 Conference, hosted by the Center for Fundamental Physics at Zewail City of Science and Technology in Egypt, will be held at Jasmine Palace Resort in Hurghada, Egypt, on December 17-21, 2017.

The conference aims at strengthening the international collaboration between the high energy physicists from the Middle East, Europe, US and other institutes all around the world. It will allow fruitful discussions on recent experimental and theoretical aspects of high energy physics related to the manifestation and description of physics beyond the Standard Model.

The program consists of plenary presentations by invited speakers and contributions selected from submitted abstracts, on the following topics:

  • Physics Beyond the Standard Model
  • Supersymmetry
  • Neutrino and Flavor Physics
  • Dark Matter and Dark Energy
  • LHC Physics
  • Cosmology
  • Strings Theory


Organizing committee:

  • Abbas, Mohammed
  • Abdallah, Waleed
  • Abdelalim, Ahmed
  • Khalil, Shaaban (Chair)
  • Lashin, Elsayed
  • Mohamed, Amr
  • Moursy, Ahmad


Advisory committee:

  • Antoniadis, Ignatios
  • Arhrib, Abdesslam
  • Choi, Kiwoon
  • Denegri, Daniel
  • De Roeck, Albert
  • Ellwanger, Ulrich
  • Enberg, Rikard
  • Huitu, Katri
  • Kane, Gordon
  • Moretti, Stefano
  • Santos, Rui


Conference Secretary:

  • Naguib, Suzy

The conference will take place in the five-star hotel Jasmine Palace Resort in Hurghada, Egypt. Our travel agency (Nile Egypt Tours) has secured rooms with a special rate exclusively for attendees of the conference, on all-inclusive basis.

Rates are as follows:

Single Room $40 USD / night

Double Room $58 USD / night

Triple Room $67 USD / night

Participants can book rooms by contacting the travel agency directly via email to copying In any direct communication with the travel agency, please state clearly that you belong to the "BSM-2017" group, in order to benefit from the special prices.

Deadline for booking accommodation is Wednesday, 31 October. Rates will increase after this deadline.


19 September Participants will have a submarine tour in the Red Sea on Tuesday morning. Price for accompanying person is $30 USD.


19 September A special outdoor dinner will take place on Tuesday evening, accompanied by an entertainment show.

Post-Conference Excursion:

22 September Only interested participants will spend an over-day trip in Luxor City. Price per person is $65 USD. Price includes: transportation, guiding (in English), entrance fees for (Karnak Temple, Hatshepsut Temple, Valley of the Kings, Memnun Statue), in addition to lunch. Interested participants can book their place by contacting the travel agency via email to ( copying (

Other Excursions

Accompanying people can choose to go on one or more of the following excursions during the conference days. Please contact the travel agency for reservation.

1. Super Safari: $20 USD Including:

Transportation, Guiding (English) – Safari Jeep, Quad 4x4, Go Cart Car, Bedouin Village Visit, Camel Riding, Lunch, Mineral Water, and Oriental Show.

2. Quad Safari:

$20 USD Including: Transportation, Guiding (English Guide), Moto Safari 4x4 Riding, Bedouin Village Visit, and Mineral Water.

3. Giftun Island:

$20 USD Including: Transportation, Guiding (English Guide), Snorkeling Equipment, Soft Drinks, and Mineral Water.

4. Diving:

$40 USD Including Transportation, Guiding (English Guide), Diving Equipment, Soft Drinks, Mineral Water, and Lunch.

For Registration:      Click here
For Timetable:     Click here
Contacts:  Tel:+20238540461