Since its creation in 2004, the Moroccan Fulbright Alumni Association organizes every year, besides social and cultural activities, its flagship annual event : the General Conference. The MFAA General Conference is the opportunity for the association's members and friends to get together and debate around issues of significant impact on the country's economy and society in a nurturing and friendly environment.

The MFAA's 10th Anniversary, September 26, 2014, at Sofitel Jardin des Roses, Rabat


(L-R) Ambassador Dwight L. Bush, MFAA President Prof. Saloua Zerhouni (Joint Supervision, 1999-00, Political Science, Univ. of Georgetown, Univ. of Arizona) and MFAA Founder and past President, Prof. Hassan Mekouar.       


At center table: 
Ahmed Reda Chami, Former Minister of of Industry, Trade and New Technologies, (Moroccan student, 1987, MBA, University of California Los Angeles)
Mustapha El Khalfi, Minister of Communications and Government Spokesman, (Congressional Fellowship, 2005, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington DC.)


Former Board Member Mohamed Dahbi presending an award to MACECE Executive Director James Miller.



 More photos of the event


Meeting at Le Relais de la Maâmora, May 31, 2014



MFAA Potluck, April 26, 2014



Below are the annual conference topics of the past ten years:

Date Conference Topic Venue

December 21st, 2013

Strengthening the Position of English in Morocco for Development Purposes

IRCAM Center, Rabat

December 20th, 2012

Media Integration in the Maghreb Region : an Ideal and an Instrument for Greater Cooperation

C.A. Foundation Mohammed VI, Rabat

December 17th, 2011 Le Maroc : Quel modèle de développement économique pour une réforme politique réussie? C.A. Foundation Mohammed VI, Rabat
December 11th, 2010

Enseignement Supérieur au Maroc dans un Monde Globalisé:

Pour une transition vers un système plus efficient et plus compétitif

C.A. Foundation Mohammed VI, Rabat

November 21st, 2009  Recherche & Technologie pour le Développement Economique au Maroc Hotel Tour Hassan, Rabat
October 18th, 2008

La participation politique au Maroc: Pourquoi les jeunes ne votent-ils pas ?

Hotel Golden Tulip Farah , Casablanca

October 27th, 2007

Business Education in Morocco: Management Training in a Globalized Context

Hotel Tour Hassan, Rabat

 November 6th to 7th, 2006  Morocco in Western Art Palais des Congres and Hotel Kenzi Farah, Marrakesh

September 24th, 2005

Turning “Brain Drain” into “Brain Gain” for Morocco

INPT (Institut National des Postes et Télécommunications), Rabat
October 2nd, 2004 Training and Research for Sustainable Development ENIM (Ecole Nationale de l’Industrie Minérale), Rabat