Dubai Municipality organises smart government forum with IT organisations

DUBAI: The Information Technology Department of Dubai Municipality has organised a smart government forum in collaboration with selected IT companies in the Emirate of Dubai.

Four IT companies participated in the forum and delivered presentations on the most advanced IT practices and innovative solutions in the field of developing mobile phone applications, transformation to smart government, corporate infrastructure and other applications on mobile devices.

Mohamed Al Zaffin, Director of IT Department, said, “The forum comes as part of DM s continuous efforts to implement the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, regarding the necessity for updating government services in line with advanced technology and best international practices.” The forum also aims at strengthening the partnership with civic body s IT suppliers in order to improve the services and efficiency of employees.