Posted on September 20, 2019

The Steering Committee of Qatar Digital Government (QDG) held an introductory workshop for the Digital Government Excellence Award 2019, which aims at highlighting the best government entities that make outstanding achievements, resulting in a significant transformation in the daily operations and growth of the nation's digital economy.

During the workshop, Mr. Tareq Al Emadi, Qatar e-Government Portal Hukoomi Department Manager, introduced the Award’s categories, terms and conditions, and online registration instructions, as well as the criteria upon which the winners will be selected.

The Award aims to instill a culture of excellence and positive competition between government entities in the field of digital transformation and the development of digital services by harnessing modern communication and information technologies in order to provide the best services to the public. This year, the Award’s edition celebrates the innovation and excellence of the use of Information Technology (IT) in the Government sector, in the belief that successful IT initiatives are worthy of recognition and promotion in order to encourage innovation and develop government institutions.