Times of Oman
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Current IT trends demand an agile strategy
November 18, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Muscat: Protiviti Member Firm, a global consulting firm, successfully concluded its second annual forum on Leadership in IT, 'What it Takes to Take the Lead in IT', held at the Muscat InterContinental Hotel, Oman.

Patronised by Dr Salim Al Ruzaiqi, CEO of Information Technology Authority (ITA) this thought provoking event educated personnel from a number of government and private sector entities on how to tactfully manage risks and optimise operational effectiveness while protecting information assets.

Key speakers for the forum included experts from Protiviti, ITA, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority, Oman Data Park, Bank Muscat and Oman Arab Bank. The speakers covered a wide range of topics on how information technology is shaping the personal and professional lives covering important aspects of IT priorities, leadership, cloud computing, security and privacy, risk management, information governance, change management and talent management amongst other stimulating subjects.

Thanking the speakers
Delighted with the industry's encouraging response, Shatha Al Maskiry, managing director of Protiviti Member Firm in Oman said, "I am pleased that we have successfully organised another rewarding day where leaders from different organisations and industries provided deep insights on the current IT trends that demands an agile strategy, innovation, change and confidence.

"I also thank all speakers, sponsors and participants of this event and reinstate Protiviti's commitment to fostering leadership in IT and spreading awareness about the key challenges and solutions to improve and enhance the overall IT health of an organisation."

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