25/09/2016

Knowledge Oman to Organize Economic Diversification Seminar

Knowledge Oman, in cooperation with the American embassy to the Sultanate, will hold, at 6pm, tomorrow 26th September, at SAS center for Mobile Apps Development at ITA, its first seminar entitled: "Economic Diversification".

The seminar aims at promoting the importance of executing the economic diversification strategy through developing the manufacturing and tourism industries at the Sultanate and improving its efficiency to be alternative and powerful sectors that contribute effectively to the development of the country's economy.

The seminar will touch upon two key themes, the first one touches on general economic diversification issues while the second one highlights the role of SME in promoting economic diversification.

The seminar  will gather  Various effective speakers from different well-known institutions at the Sultanate, namely, Dr Dhafir al Shanfari,;  CEO of Oman Partnership for Development Authority, Hassan al Lawati, Digital Society Development division; Jeff Greene, Economic Expert  and Lawyer in Al Alawi & co Lawyer; Adel al Hobaishi, Al Zubair Crop SEC; Malak al Shibani, Head of National Business Centre (NBC), Khalid al Habsi, Owner of Taskeen(SME); Rami al Lawati, Owner of Ice Cream Mama (SME) ; along with Zubair Razvi, senior relationship manager at Maisara corporate Banking.

The public are invited to take part in the event and can register here

It is worth mentioning that this is the first seminar organized by Knowledge Oman, which is an award-winning community platform that is serving Oman's lead in social innovation and aims at to empowering social entrepreneurs, facilitate nation-wide knowledge transfer and promote private-public-partnerships in the country and it is looking forward to organizing many various other seminars in the future.