Meet Aliaa Ismail, Egypt’s First Female Egyptologist

Meet Aliaa Ismail, Egypt’s First Female Egyptologist

by Nadine Arab

Aliaa Ismail, a 26-year-old Egyptian Egyptologist, is training locals in Luxor on how to protect their heritage using digital preservation technologies. She’s not just the director at the training center for 3D scanning and documentation, but also the on-site manager of the Theban Necropolis Preservation Initiative. The project is expected to change documentation of history […]