|| March 2019
||Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC),Doha,Qatar
The third edition of QITCOM held at the Qatar National Convention Centre.
QITCOM 2014 will feature a conference, exhibition, awards, and signature offerings aimed at mirroring the aspirations and growth potential of Qatar's ICT sector.
QITCOM 2014 is aimed at assisting not just an industry, but also a nation eager to adopt technologies and solutions that will catapult it towards greater heights.
In 2014, QITCOM will once again connect forward-thinking businesses, innovators and industry leaders to consumers, entrepreneurs, students, and enthusiasts through information and communications technology.
ICT and Qatar
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In the past twenty years, Qatar has progressed rapidly to become a global example of social and economic development predicated on a knowledge-based economy. From mega infrastructure projects to social development indices, today Qatar boasts incredible opportunities for businesses looking to take advantage of a fast growing and demanding landscape. In particular:
Qatar was the world’s fastest growing economy during 2008-12
Real GDP growth is forecasted at 6.5% in 2013 and 6.8% in 2014
Qatar plans to invest over USD140 billion over the next ﬁve years in transport infrastructure to transform Qatar
ICT contribution towards the national GDP increased 33% between 2008 and 2012
ICT is not just reshaping business practices in Qatar but also the lives of the country’s citizens. As a growing nation, Qatar boasts impressive ICT statistics:
Ranked 23rd globally in the World Economic Forum’s Network Readiness Index
Highest ranking Arab nation in the International Telecommunications Union’s 2012 ICT Development Index
Ranked 9th globally on the E-participation index and 27th globally on the Online Service Index within the United Nations’ 2012 E-Government Survey
Overall internet penetration increased from 38% to 69.3% between 2008 and 2012.
97% of youth aged 15-24 have access to computers, 98% have internet access, and 100% enjoy mobile access