Abdulaziz Oraij, Chairman of Saudi Developers Society, Riyadh, describes the benefits of recently announced regulations around open source, the activities around coding in Saudi Arabia, cyber security training in Saudi Arabia, and the challenges faced by CIOs.
The World CIO 200 Roadshow 2021 culminated its grand finale on 6th December. The World CIO 200 Summit event partners were Dell Technologies, Mindware, Automation Anywhere, Arcon, Logitech, AWS, Redington, Zero&One, Huawei, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, Pure Storage, VAD, Akamai, Veritas, BMB, Exclusive Networks, F5, StorIT, Infoblox, Citrix, Laserfiche, TechnePlus, Spectrum Networks, Infinite Blue, BITS, Paessler, Secure Net, Finesse, Commvault, PROW at the Forefront and RNS Technology Services.
The first day of the event was joined by the top industry’s leaders including Sandrine El Khodry, Alcatel Lucent Enterprise; Krishnan Gopi, TMRW; Venkatesh Mahadevan, Dubai Investments; Dinesh Chandra, Automation Anywhere; Faisil Syed, SEHA Abu Dhabi; Samer Semaan, Pure Storage; Loubna IMENCHAL, Logitech; and Soheyl Kadjani, Abu Dhabi Bank; Qusai Almeqdadi, Ernst and Young; Jayakumar Mohanachandran, Easa Saleh Al Gurg; Arul Jose Vigin, DIFC Courts; and Walid Elsaher, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone; Dr Jassim Haji, IGOAI; Emmanuel R; Aco Momcilovik, IGOAI; Dr Thiago Felipe S. Avanci; Jamal Berrich, Mohammed First University Oujda; Jorge Sebastiao, Global Blockchain Organisation; Dr Manal Jalloul, AI Lab; Dwayne Bravo.
The second day of the event was joined by top keynote speakers including Anil Bhandari, Arcon; Adeshola Onadipe; Abidali Neemuchwala, Compass Digital Acquisition Corporation and Venkatesh Mahadevan, Dubai Investments; Ali El Kontar, Zero&One; Setiaji Setiaji; Gaurav Mazumdar; Abidali Neemuchwala, Compass Digital Acquisition Corpotation; Venkatesh Mahadevan, Dubai Investments; Abdul Rahim; Spectrum Networks; Natalie Hore, Azraq; Wissam Al Adany, Ghabbour Auto; Selestin Thomas, Digital Technology and IT Infra; and Ektaa Sibal, India’s #1 Inner-Self Transformation Specialist.
A total of four breakout sessions were successfully concluded during The World CIO 200 Summit, supported by Zero&One, Automation Anywhere, Akamai, Aruba HPE.