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The famous Professor Andrzej S. Nowak, who is now on a visit to King Saud University, will attend the inauguration ceremony of the Center of Excellence for Concrete Research and Testing  on Monday in Sheikh Hamad Al-Jasser's Hall at the University Center. During his visit, Professor Nowak is scheduled to meet with King Saud University Rector Abdullah Al-Othman and Prof. Ali Al-Ghamdi, Vice Rector for Branches Affairs. The purpose behind Professor Nowak's visit is to exchange experience in the domain of administration of the Research Chairs Program and to discuss the fields of mutual research.

Professor Nowak will also meet with the Supervising Committee of the Research Chairs Programs and the consultants at King Saud University Rectorate for Branches Affairs to discuss a number of issues. He will also attend a number of conferences and deliver three scientific lectures. The first one is titled "Norms in Designing Concrete Structures in the Kingdom". The second is titled "Norms in Designing Highway Bridges", and the last is titled "Administration Samples and Methods of Assessment of Research Chairs."

It is worth mentioning that Professor Nowak, who is American, is professor Robert W. Brightfelt's Chair of Engineering and professor of civil engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA. He is specialized in the field of Structure safety and security, and bridge design. He has also published a number of researches, and his contributions to these specialized domains are well-known.

Professor Nowak has also organized a number of international conferences and received many prizes and medals. Finally, he has also been a visiting professor in a number of universities worldwide.