The International Conference on Engineering and Technology (ICET 2012) is held in conjunction with the German University in Cairo (GUC) 10th year anniversary in the beautiful city of Cairo, Egypt. It aims at providing a platform for researchers, engineers, academics and industrial professionals to present their recent research work and to explore future trends in various areas of engineering and technology. ICET 2012 will feature plenary speeches, industrial panel sessions, funding agency panel sessions, poster sessions, and invited/special sessions. Contributions are expected from academia, industry, and government agencies. All articles will undergo a rigorous review process. Accepted papers will be published in the conference memory stick and on the IEEE Xplore. Extended version of selected papers will be recommended for publication in special issues in refereed journals.