Wed 12-09-2018 14:33 PM

CIOMajlis' Annual Conference to highlight UAE's role in 4IR

DUBAI, 12th September, 2018 (WAM) -- CIOMajlis, a Smartworld initiative that functions as a thought leadership platform and networking hub for Senior Technology Executives from both public and private sectors in the UAE, will host its annual conference on September 19th in Dubai.

In its 2018 edition, CIOMajlis’ Annual Conference will explore the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the UAE’s role in it. September 2017 witnessed the UAE government debut its strategy for the Fourth Industrial Revolution at its annual meeting. The scrupulously designed plan has been engineered to propel the UAE into the future of industrialization, making it a global hub for innovation and technology.

The UAE Strategy for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) aims to intelligently address global issues of food and water supply, economic security, national defence, satellite data and sustainability.

It also outlines the path to attain the future experience of government services to achieve customer happiness and to position the UAE as a model for interactive cities using AI to achieve sustainability.

"The CIOMajlis Annual Conference attracts notable technology executive and acclaimed thought leaders to its platform. The first edition welcomed 200 delegates from the fields of business, academia and government. CIOMajlis is a forum rich with revolutionary ideas and phenomenal minds", says Chairman of CIOMajlis, Ahmad Al Mulla.

The CIOMajlis initiative is in line with the National Innovation Strategy and seeks to drive sustainable growth across the private and public sector by bringing CIOs from across different industries on a common platform to share experience, enhance knowledge, and explore business solutions.

 

WAM/Tariq alfaham