Hatem Dowidar: The UAE is a global destination and a model for digital transformation


Abu Dhabi (Al-Ittihad) said Eng. Hatem Dowidar, CEO of «Etisalat Group“The mobile phone industry has today become a major contributor to supporting and accelerating economic growth, enhancing job opportunities, and empowering communities. GSMA this year in Moscow. Dowidar participated in a panel discussion entitled “Empowering a Data-Driven Society”, which included a number of telecom sector CEOs, operator leaders, a group of infrastructure companies, and ICT service providers.
The discussion session focused on the role of crises in accelerating innovation, which is a vital factor in launching the post-crisis growth phase, relying on future technologies, such as artificial intelligence, 5G, big data, and the “Internet of Things” IoT, in shaping the future and upgrading the level people’s lives, rebuilding and shaping a more connected and interactive society.
The CEO of “Etisalat Group” stressed that “the mobile phone industry is witnessing an unprecedented global expansion today, at a time when the telecommunications sector continues its commitment to work effectively with governments and international institutions across various global and regional platforms. Here, governments that are more open to technological progress play an important role in enabling the data-driven economy, and in reaping the benefits based on a strong and advanced regulatory infrastructure that supports this progress.”
Dowidar added: “The UAE has become a role model, thanks to the wise leadership’s constant and continuous support for the telecommunications sector, and in a way that contributed to making the UAE one of the top five countries in the world in terms of technological infrastructure, adoption of ICTs, and investment. in telecommunications services. This support has contributed to the importance of (Etisalat Group) to continue its investments in building the fastest mobile network in the world, and in providing the latest pioneering and future digital services and technologies, in the interest of its customers and shareholders alike.”


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here