Under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed Bin Mubarak Al Khalifa, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Supreme Committee for Information and Communication Technology (SCICT), the Bahrain International eGovernment Forum and IT Expo 2011 will be held for the fourth time in a row from 16th to 18th May 2011. The IT Expo 2011 which will take place concurrently with the Forum form 17th to 18th next May. The event is jointly organized by the eGovernment Authority, the Bahrain Society of Engineers, PMI Project Management Institute Bahrain Chapter, and the Bahrain Internet Society
The Chief Executive of the eGovernment Authority, Mr. Mohammad Ali Al Qaed, stated, “The official launch of Bahrain International eGovernment Forum 2011 will take place in Isa Cultural Centre on 16th, May, 2011 whereas other activities such as workshops seminars and IT Expo will carry on at the Gulf Hotel Convention Center;1 from 17th to 18th May 2011.”
The Forum will handle key issues like: Social media, Transforming Service Delivery and citizen engagement through Government 2.0, open Government initiatives, Trends and Technologies shaping the future of eGovernments, Green eGovernment, Millennium Development Goals, Mobile and Other Delivery Channels in eGovernment, Measuring the success and value of eGovernment services and eGovernance Best Practices.
In order to enable various institutions and entities to participate in the Bahrain International eGovernment Forum & IT Expo 2011 and make it a successful event, a number of sponsorship packages have been launched to support the event including: (Premier, Diamond, Platinum and Gold).
For more information on the participation or sponsorship for the 4th Bahrain International eGovernment Forum & IT Expo 2011 please visit the event website www.egovforum.bh.