MOTC Unveils Details of Digital Transformation Program at QITCOM 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) unveiled the details of the digital accelerator program – the next phase of the Digital Transformation for Small and Medium Business Enterprises (DTSME), an ongoing program that is underway by MOTC. The announcement took place during the fifth edition of Qatar IT Conference and Exhibition (QITCOM) 2019, which wrapped up at QNCC on Nov. 1, under the theme Safe Smart Cities.

The digital accelerator program will be an enriched version of the DTSME program, with a realigned focus on sector, business establishment segments and technology domains. It aims at increasing the overall ranking of the country in utilizing Emerging Technologies, such as Internet of Things, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence.

The program is set to commence in early 2020 with a niche focus on business maturity levels and approaching the transformation of SMEs in Qatar through both physical in-site transformations as well as online.

Source: Government of Qatar