The Oman government has made the development of ICT as one of its strategic priorities so as to implement the new growth and transformation plan. The ICT policy, the incentives and the rise of government expenditure in ICT infrastructure and service are the reflection the government's commitment to use ICT as a tool for rapid economic growth. The trends in the development of ICT indicate that there is a dynamic growth of ICT infrastructure and services in the country. In addition, there are untapped ICT market opportunities for domestic and foreign investors, especially following the enormous national demand due to its multi-dimensional role and emphasis given to the ICT sector in achieving the growth and transformation plan.
It is estimated that more than 80,000 visitors will visit the exhibition, while 150 exhibitors will showcase their products and services. This exhibition will include the eGovernment Section, eBusiness Section & Shoppers Section. . The various competitions and prize attached with them will encourage participants and visitors to come to the event. Technology supported entertainments will make visitors familiar with ICT's applications to the day to day life.
|30th – 3rd May 2012 (Mon – Thu)||10:00 am – 09:00 pm||10:00 am – 10:00 pm||10:00 am – 10:00 pm|
|4th May 2012 (Friday)||04:30 pm – 09:00 pm||04:30 pm – 10:00 pm||04:30 pm – 10:00 pm|
The most recognized and established one stop info-communication technology (ICT) exhibition in Oman- COMEX in its 22nd year would be the ideal platform for information sharing, covering the full spectrum of business technologies and making business. It will provide the platform for more efficient business negotiations with its differentiated structure in 2012, while introducing to the local and foreign business delegate's new information technologies and provide an opportunity for business-to-business alliances, leveraging their mutual strengths and further market penetration.
COMEX gathers the local and international companies, governmental bodies, NGO's and academicians under the same roof and is the perfect avenue to explore latest innovations and development in ICT, develop collaboration and partnership with government and business, top industry players, researchers, entrepreneurs and potential investors. It has been a point of connection in the home and business users that have experienced the trends in technology and innovation that have occurred worldwide. The event would also highlight the newest technology innovation in the ICT industry in the light of today's convergence landscape and promises to be bigger and better this year.