Capt. Abdelhamid Elkady is currently working as the Dean of the Sea Training Institute in AASTMT (Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport) since August 2011.
He is a Master Mariner that worked as a navigation officer cheif Officer and master onboard in different types of vessels and he obtained his B.Sc (Hons), Post Graduate Diploma and his Master Degree in Quality Management and Productivity from the AASTMT, Egypt.
Since 1999 he has been a Marine Lecturer in AASTMT teaching Celesial Navigation and Stability in the Maritime field.He worked as the head of deck department on board training vessel Aida IV.
He also published many papers in the field concerning the Educational Technology, Maritime H.R and Maritime Education.