Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) will sponsor the “2nd e-Government National Conference” to be held under the patronage of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Sept. 25-29.
AbdulRahman Ghaleb, Mobily’s chief business support officer, and Engineer Ali Aal Samaa, director of the Yasser e-Government Program used an iPad to sign the sponsorship agreement.
Dr. AbdulRahman Al-Jaafari, governor of the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), attended the signing along with officials from Mobily and the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology.
In a speech after the signing, Ghaleb thanked the Custodian of the Two holy Mosques for his patronage of the conference, a major step towards e-Government, and expressed Mobily’s pleasure to sponsor it.
He added that Mobily’s sponsorship of the conference reflects its advanced solutions and applications In his speech, Aal Samaa praised the efforts Mobily in sponsoring this highly important national conference. Earlier this year, Mobily bagged a huge contract to build, run and operate the second phase of the Government Secure Network (GSN) in the Kingdom.
The project will serve a great number of government institutions nationwide. It will also serve the requirements of the e-Government project “Yasser”, and will form the backbone of many future e-government projects and services