(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Telecom Innovations Oman 2017 – a two day conference began on Monday at the Crowne Plaza Muscat under the patronage of H H Sayyid Fahad bin al Julanda bin Majid al Said, Assistant Secretary General for Innovation Support at the Research Council.
The conference was organised under the auspices of Ministry of Transport and Communications and had the support of the Research Council. The conference was sponsored by Omantel and Public Establishment for Industrial Estate (PEIE), a press release said.
A number of government and non-government stake holders responsible for development of telecommunications, innovations and information communication technologies; that help benefit government, business, education, consumer, youth and children showcased their commitment and contribution by sharing their vision and strategies at the conference towards achieving a unified goal of Oman National Development Agenda.
The conference and exhibition covered borderless broadband, Cloud and Big Data, Connect Everywhere, Internet of Things, enterprise mobility, security and cyber security, smart cities and satcomm.
Sheikh Said bin Saif bin Hashil al Maskari, director of Trifoil Expo said that the event received support and participation from major government organisations who have a stake in the innovation programme of Oman National Development Agenda.
Sadiq Ahmed Khan, managing director of Tafani Events & Research said that the central idea of the event is to discuss telecom innovations and how it will impact the way we communicate by 2020 and ICT SME development.