Egypt: Brief on the Cairo International Conference Center - Chefren Hall, Egypt

A Brief on the Cairo International Conference Center

By Dr. Maged El-Bialy

Chefren Hall

The hall contains almost all of the larger ones amenities with only a third of its capacity. Seating 800 people, the hall has facilities for simultaneous interpretation in six languages, as well as the voting facilities, a mobile stage and Public Address System. It offers an optimum of technical facilities and space for a compact congress, science symposium, conference, product launch and other events. The stage can serve as a large platform or for smaller shows and presentations. Its versatility is in its pliable seating arrangements. It may be cordoned off to seat combinations of 400 with each hall used individually and still enable each hall to carry the voting facilities.

All other combinations receive simultaneous interpretation as well.


  • Total area: 760-sq. m.

  • Maximum capacity: 774

  • Seats in rows work desks: 240.


  • Stereophonic PA system

  • Mobile Wireless microphones matched with PA system

  • Simultaneous-interpreting system fully equipped for S languages.

  • Computer controlled stereophonic conference system with aisle microphones.


  • Professional film projectors for 16mm films.

  • High intensity moveable slide projector for 35mm slides on screen.

  • Special high intensity overhead projectors.

  • Slide projector for slide on TV.

  • Data show system.

  • PC viewer system.

  • Color video projection system VHS and Umatic.

  • Laser pointers.

  • Screens available varying in size from 2m to 5m in diagonal for rear and front projection.


  • 8 integrated interpreter booths accommodating 2 interpreters each.

  • 2 large projection booths integrated at rear.

  • 2-radio and TV commentators booth integrated at rear.

  • Extensive lighting and sound control panels.

  • Closed circuit TV system.

  • Voting system.

  • Discussion system.

  • Cable ducts to TV vehicles park and interface points for video and sound control.

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