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21st GCC sGovernment and sServices Conference-Towards the Era of smartGovernment

Datamatix announces the hosting of the “21st GCC sGovernment and sServices Conference” to be held from 16-20 May, 2015 at Ritz-Carlton Hotel, in Dubai, UAE. The flagship event of Datamatix, in its 21st successful year, will elaborate on the sGovernment 2020 global megatrends, GCC’s sAchievements, forging pro-active strategies for brisk crisis management and countering future challenges, and transforming current administrative structure of governance to smarter once.

Along with directing the focus towards ushering transition in the regulatory framework, this conference will also put in lime light the procedures through which the road map for executing the shift in governance methodologies can be discussed further and progressive standards matching the global norms can be devised proficiently to accelerate the pace of economic development in the gulf region.

In conjunction to this event, the institutions and personalities who have instilled extra ordinary efforts for the development of society, initiated the application of latest practices in the vital sectors and supported government in enterprising a shift towards smart governance will be honored with 20th Middle East Excellence Awards. This award felicitation ceremony will be conducted to accord global recognition to all those people who have been able to embrace tangible achievements leading to change in the methodologies of dealings in the public and private sectors and contributed positively to the growth of the national economy.

Speaking about the conference, Mr. Ali Al Kamali, Managing Director, Datamatix said “As we move towards the era of smart government and organizational transformation it becomes a shared responsibility on our part to encourage innovations and elevate the standards of modern eGovernment systems. Marked as the largest sGovernment conference in the region and one of the most pioneer sGovernment events in the world, the conference aims to highlight the effective collaboration of government and business organizations in achievement and implementation of the 2020 globally competitive standards in the GCC government and business institutions. The conference in its 21st year would present enlightening case studies from global government organizations emphasizing on their respective best practices and success stories.”

Continuing his words, he further stated that “This conference will highlight the need to upgrade the contemporary management and business practices with the once which are precisely sophisticated and can be adopted easily in private as well as public sectors. Supporting the vision of smart governance in every business segment, this global event will make an attempt to permeate ingenious management practices in the professional arenas linked to GIS, customer care services, information technology, manufacturing and real estate sector and other miscellaneous factions. With an intent to open gateways of transformation, this conference will be observed as the largest consolidated podium where the representatives of different organizations from all over the world will get an opportunity to express their views on building smart infrastructure, adopting shrewd resource management strategies, fabricating astute town planning techniques, archiving digital records and developing eco-friendly town planning system to make gulf region cities compliable to citizen’s growing needs.”

Mr. Kamali also emphasized on the 10 major topics that would be discussed at the 2015 sGov conference.

1. Globalization, innovation and leadership challenges in government 

2. GCC 2020 smart government strategies and implementation road map

3. Smart Government and Smart Cities Practices

4. Empowering GCC's Urban Knowledge and ICT Capabilities  

5. Innovation in Smart Government and Smart City   

6. Global technological changes "Challenges and Opportunities" 

7. Smart Government and Smart City Cloud Computing: Service Oriented Architecture  

8. Systems and application integration for one stop shopping and eservice

9. Building the Country Data Centers in the Era of smart Government and Smarter Cities

10. Global Open Source Challenges and Opportunities for Government Organizations  

On the conclusive note, he said that “The 5-day event will congregate global organizations and technological institutions, regional and global VIPs, federal and state government representatives, sGovernment executives, CIOs, decision makers from government, business and international institutions and IT experts from around the world. This global congress is definitely amongst those rare occasions  where  all the management students, CEOs, corporate employees, managers, PROs, managing directors, leaders and aspiring entrepreneurs will gather under one roof to acquire professional knowledge for transacting smart governance strategies in there organizations  and contribute generously towards the progress of the gulf region.”

Datamatix has been a leading knowledge and service provider in the GCC for 26 years, welcoming businessmen, intellectuals, leaders and professionals and providing valuable business and leadership advice for change by promoting development and economic empowerment.

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Datamatix Group
Tel: +971 4 332 6688
Fax: +971 4 332 8223