Dr. El-Samragy has over four decades of a professional career bridged between academia and industry. He is Professor Emeritus of Food Science at Ain Sham University, Cairo, Egypt, and Visiting Research Professor at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY and Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA. He is an International Expert Trainer of Food Safety and Quality Management Systems. He worked as an Expert at some international organizations including FAO, UNIDO, UNDP, JECFA, ISO, USAID, ACDI-VOCA and DANIDA, in different projects of technology transfer, food standards, food product development, waste utilization, cleaner production, implementation of integrated management systems. He is IRCA Lead Auditor/Tutor of QMS, and Food Safety (HACCP & ISO/FSSC 22000) (IRCA Certificate # 01182132), and Lead Instructor, FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food Course (FSPCA Certificate # d16e213f). He has extensive experience in delivering training courses on QMS, HACCP and ISO/FSSC 22000 in Egypt, Libya, Sudan, Zambia, Tanzania, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Gambia, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Jordan, Dubai, Sharjah, Syria, Bahrain, Lebanon, Kazakhstan, Russia, USA and Canada.