The opening ceremony of the forum will be held under the patronage of Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications.

The forum comes as part of ITA efforts in realizing the objectives of e.Oman strategy to transfer the Sultanate into a knowledge based society and bridging digital illiteracy.

It aims at sharing information and updates about the latest trends in ICT, as well as creating a common networking platform for professionals and people interested in ICT. It also seeks to support the Omani IT enthusiasts and specialists to get introduced to the latest developments in the area along with helping to find solutions to the challenges faced by the Omani IT specialists to be ready for the future technologies.

The forum’s sessions and papers will be delivered by prominent international and local speakers targeting public and private organizations, academics, decision makers and ICT specialists and enthusiasts.

Source: Oman News Agency