For the first time in the State of Kuwait, Nouf General Contracting & Trading Co.- Conferencing & Exhibitions (NoufEXPO) arranges the convening of the “E-Government Forum: Recent Trends, Security Risks, and Implementation Challenges” (EGOV Forum) under the patronage of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad AL-Sabah. The Forum will be an important venue to discuss the trends and challenges that accompany the implementation of e-government programs. The patronage of His Highness the Prime Minister highlights Kuwait’s political leadership awareness of the role that e-government programs play in improving government services delivered to the public, the information security risks associated with implementing e- government programs, and lastly, the ambition to turn Kuwait into an information based society with the ultimate aim of achieving the vision of His Highness the Amir to turn Kuwait into a global financial and trading center.

The EGOV Forum shall:-

  • Discuss all issues related to the development and deployment of the e-government programs from the technological, legislative, legal, implementation, social, and enterprise aspects.
  • Attract subject matter specialists from around the globe to discuss e-government issues and related information and communication security risks.
  • Be considered as an important educational and knowledge transfer venue benefiting the local professional community.
  • Introduce and display the latest e-government technologies and experiences at the accompanying exhibition.