The MBRSG’s Governance and Innovation Program in partnership with Bayt.com, Cordially invites you to attend a policy forum and launch of regional report on
The Arab World online 2014: Digital Trends in the Smart Government Era
Sunday May 18th, 2014
4:30 – 6:30 pm
Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government
Convention Tower, 13th Floor
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This event will launch a regional white paper conducted by the Governance and Innovation Program at MBRSG in partnership with Bayt.com. The white paper will discuss current trends in internet in the region, including usage trends of electronic government, consumption habits and social media and mobile usage. The white paper is based on a survey answered by nearly 3,000 people around the region and explores the ways in which Arab societies are using the internet and their attitudes towards online communications.
The launch will be followed by a panel discussion with:
- H.E. Ahmad Bin Humaidan – Director General - Dubai Smart Government
- Mr. Rabea Ataya – CEO - Bayt.com
Moderated by Mr. Fadi Salem, Director, Governance and Innovation Program, MBRSG
For further information, please contact Sarah Shaer at SocialMedia@dsg.ac.ae
About the Governance and Innovation Program
The Governance and Innovation Program at MBRSG conducts research and programmatic activities focusing on policies for government innovation and development through information technologies in the Arab states. The program works on three tracks: Policy and Scholarly Research, Policy Advisory and Regional Development Activities. The objectives of the program are aligned with regional objectives towards nurturing a culture of innovation in society, promoting participatory, inclusive and transparent government models; and enabling more responsive and efficient governance through effective adoption of information technologies.
Bayt.com is the leading online recruitment website in the MENA region today. With more than 15,500,000 million registered job seekers and over 8 million visits each month (May 2014), we represent all career levels, industries, job roles and nationalities in the region. The jobsite operates in three different languages Arabic, English, and French to cater to our diverse demographic.
Bayt.com works with over 40,000 employer companies, from small businesses to large multi-nationals and governments, and helps them to successfully attract and recruit qualified professionals and executives every day. From our 13 offices in the UAE Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, Bayt.com maintains an ongoing, dedicated customer support staff that is able to work directly with our recruiting employer customers to ensure their goals are achieved most efficiently and cost-effectively.
Report The Arab World online 2014: Digital Trends in the Smart Government Era