In accordance with the royal directive of his majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, the award ceremony of the 6th Round of Sultan Qaboos Award for excellence in eGovernment 2018 is to be held under the auspices of HE Darwish Esmail Albalushi, Minister Responsible for Financial Affairs.
The information Technology Authority (ITA) and in cooperation with Sultan Qaboos University, the strategic partner, are to organize a lecture on Startups Opportunities and Immerging Technologies presented by Dr. Belgacem Haba as the guest of honor of the award ceremony of sultan Qaboos Award for Excellence in eGovernment, tomorrow Tuesday, at Lecture Theater 1, Sultan Qaboos University, at 11:30am.
With the participation of 64 submitted projects, 47 from government entities, 9 from private organizations and 8 from SMEs, the Information Technology Authority (ITA) is to hold the awarding ceremony of the 6th Round of Sultan Qaboos Award for excellence in eGovernment 2018 to announce the winning projects on Tuesday evening, 4th December 2018, at 7pm, in SQU Cultural Center, Grand Hall.
Held for three days from 1st to 3rd November 2018 in Bank Muscat’s Headquarter, the Sas48H contest, organized by the Information Technology Authority (ITA(, represented by Sas Center for Entrepreneurship and in cooperation and support of Bank Muscat, was concluded last Saturday evening witnessing the participation of 120 participants distributed into 19 teams working on different and creative ideas in mobile app and web development field during 48 hours only. The closing ceremony was under the patronage of HE Eng. Ahmed Bin Hassan Aldheeb, Undersecretary of ministry of Commerce and Industry and Deputy Chairman of ITA’s Board of Directors and with the presence of Dr. Salim Bin Sultan Al Ruzaiqi, CEO of ITA, Waleed Alhashar, Deputy CEO of Bank Muscat and a number of ITA’s and Bank Muscat management.
In an event held yesterday at ITA’s premises, the Information Technology Authority (ITA) celebrated the successful graduation of 37 trainees of the 15 batch of Sas for Virtual Reality program carried out during the period of 29th July to 25th October 2018 and honoring the winning projects of the 6th edition of Summer of Code 2018 carried out during 1st July to 1st October 2018.
The proceedings of the jury session of Sultan Qaboos Award for Excellence in eGovernment in its 6th round will be concluded today Thursday, in Kempinski Hotel, Almouj.
HE Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Alfuttaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications and Chairman of board of director of the Information Technology Authority )ITA(, visited the jury committee of Sultan Qaboos Award for Excellence in eGovernment organized by ITA, at the Kempinski Hotel yesterday to look at the progress of the selection process of the winning projects in the various categories of the award.
Organized by the Information Technology Authority (ITA), the activities of the Jury Session of Sultan Qaboos Award for Excellence in eGovernment 2018 began tyoday Sunday in Kempinski Hotel, Almouj with the presence of Dr. Salim Bin Sultan Al-ruzaiqi, CEO of ITA and the jury members.The jury committee consists of a number of international and local experts in eGovernment and participated in evaluating several international awards in the same field.
To evaluate and select the winning Projects, the jury session’s activities for Sultan Qaboos Award for Excellence in eGovernment 2018, organized by The Information Technology Authority ITA, will be kicked off during 21-25 of this month in Kempinski Hotel, Almouj.