Oman Information Technologies (Oman ITA) hosted a jury session in Oman for Sultanate of Oman Award for Excellence in e-Government 2018 between on 21-25 October 2018. Cemil Sağıroğlu, Director of TÜBİTAK BİLGEM Software Technologıes Research Instıtute, participated in this session together with the field experts from various countries of the world as a jury member.
The vision of award is that to bolster the national information society by nurturing an interactive, proactive and reactive e-community in support of the e.Oman vision and by strengthening ICT utilization for higher economic, social and cultural progress. The award comprises 10 categories, 3 of which were newly added, distributed for government, private and SMEs sectors. Presentations were performed within the categories. The jury committee evaluated 64 submitted projects: 47 projects from government entities, 9 projects from private organizations and 8 projects from SMEs.