Global Information Technology Report

The State of ICT in UAE: Three Key Advancements and How e-Government Can Leverage

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has just released its 10th anniversary edition of its well known report: Global Information Technology Report. As in the previous editions, this 2010/2011 version of the report has shed the light on the status of ICT infrastructure in more than 100 countries (138 in this report) including the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

What I would like to present here is the key advancements in UAE ICT sector as identified by the report, the opportunities they represent for the eGovernment program(s) in the country and how these programs can leverage these advancements.

By |April 24th, 2011|Gov 2.0, Social Media|2 Comments

Global Information Technology Report from WEF… A Comment on the Framework

A few days ago, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published its periodic report Global Information Technology Report (2009-2010), which is the ninth in its series. Because the solid framework and indicators it has, it¬†continuity¬†and reputation of the WEF, this is widely considered as tool to measure the readiness of ICT in many countries around […]

By |April 9th, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment