Expansion of Academic Collaborations between Sharif and Ecuador
In a meeting that was held on October 8, 2017 in Sharif University of Technology, an
academic delegation from Ecuador came to Sharif. The delegation consisted of Dr.
Miguel Camino Solorzano, Rector of Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro De Manabi
(ULEAM), Mr. Guido Zambrano, CEO of ZAMBRANO Group, and several others
academicians of Ecuador. Dr. German Ortega, Ambassador of Ecuador, also
accompanied this academic delegation. On the other side, Dr. Fotuhi, President of
SUT, Dr. Massoumian, International Affairs Consultant, and Dr. Ahadian, Vice-Chair
of SUT’s Institute for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, played host to the
delegation. During the meeting, expansion of collaborations between Sharif and
Ecuador’s universities, especially in the field of Nanotechnology, were stressed.
Moreover, Dr. Solorzano, invited Dr. Fotuhi to visit Ecuador and ULEAM in the near
Before the meeting, the delegation also visited SUT’s Institute for Nanoscience and
Nanotechnology. Finally, Dr. Fotuhi and Dr. Solorzano signed an MoU for academic
It is worth mentioning that Ecuador has 70 universities. Moreover, it is the first MoU
of Sharif University with an Ecuadorian university.