Knowledge Oman to hold ICT talks at Comex 2012
By staff - Fri Apr 27, 4:19 am
MUSCAT — KnowledgeOman.com, the leading community and knowledge sharing platform in the country, is the exclusive Knowledge Partner at Comex 2012, supporting Oman’s largest Information Communication Technology exhibition. Knowledge Oman is collaborating with the Information Technology Authority (ITA) to deliver a series of lectures on various ICT topics by it’s members. This active participation aligns with the mission of connecting communities with knowledge and the vision of building a knowledge-based society in the country.
According to Amal al Masshari, Community Projects Manager at Knowledge Oman,“We are very pleased to support Comex 2012 for the fourth year consecutively and to hold a series of sessions for the community. This exhibition serves as the perfect opportunity to exchange experiences and learn the latest developments locally and internationally in the technology world.”
Knowledge Oman professionals Ali al Lawati, Jalal al Hadrami, Christudas Dai and Tomy Bonifa will speak on various topics including Risk Management in IT, Social Media, IT as an Economic Driver for Oman and smart phone technologies.
A large number of visitors are expected to join, learn and network. Tariq Hilal al Barwani, the charismatic founder and president of Knowledge Oman, adds, “It’s an honour for us to form strategic partnerships at Comex 2012 so that together we deliver more value to the community and engage the people with technology benefits and opportunities that improve life and business.”
Knowledge Oman serves the community in various knowledge fields through online-based and community driven initiatives since its launch in April 2008.
It has received a number of prestigious awards, with the “International standard web technology award” during the Oman Web Awards 2009, the “Brand Leadership Award” at the world Brand Congress 2010, and recently the “Outstanding Contribution to the Cause of Education” award from the World HRD Congress in 2012.