In order to execute the activities of the center, the following committees will be formed from the Scientific Council:
- Strategies and Policies Committee
The committee will develop studies on the status-quo of Science, Technology and Innovation in Egypt, examining successful international examples and how to take advantage out of these experiences. The committee also will assist in the development of strategies and insights for Science, Technology and Innovation and how to promote this sector in Egypt; it is also committed to developing key performance indicators to measure the results of these strategies.
- Monitoring and Evaluation Committee
This committee monitors the performance of Egypt in this field by collecting and analyzing data and information, comparing Egypt’s performance to international indicators, and issuing regular reports on the status of STI in Egypt and its contribution to the country’s socio-economic development.
- Initiatives Committee
This committee is working to stimulate serious initiatives for the development of STI in Egypt in order to gain access to the knowledge-based economy.
- Social Sciences Committee
The problems and challenges facing the social sciences field demonstrated the importance of giving special attention to this field of science We find that the most important challenges are:
- The lack of national policies for social sciences;
- The capacity of researchers in this field;
- The institutional level of the research centers.
The Social Sciences Committee is concerned with the development of this field on the national level in terms of policy development, raising the level of institutional bodies and strengthening the role of social sciences in sustainable development.