> The Egypt and Austria Society

Egypt and Austria is an academic society registered in Austria and provides the basis for all activities and events.

If you are interested in participating in the Egypt and Austria Society, you can find our membership application form on the following page. Please see here for the statutes of our society (in German language).

Annual membership fees:

Individual membership € 25
Joint membership* € 35
Student membership € 11
Präsenz- and Zivildiener € 11
Sponsoring membership € 55
*: for 2 persons sharing the same address

Postal Address:

Egypt & Austria
c/o Heiligenstädterstraße 6/13
A-1090 Vienna

Executive committee:

  • Chair: Ernst Czerny
  • Deputy Chair: Vesna Kamin Kajfez,
  • Treasurer: Elisabeth Monamy
  • Deputy Treasurer: Edith Specht
  • Secretary: Angela Blaschek
  • Deputy Secretary: Lubica Hudaková


  • Marcel Chahrour
  • James Goff

Coordinators for groups outside Austria:

  • Czech Republic: Adela Jůnová Macková
  • Slovenia: Tomislav Kajfež

Honorary member:

  • Hana Navrátilová

Founding members (in alphabetical order):

  • Konrad Antonicek
  • Angela Blaschek
  • Marcel Chahrour
  • Johanna Holaubek
  • Peter Jánosi
  • Markus Purkhart
  • Edith Specht
  • Lubica Hudaková