Open forum: AICTO facing the challenges of Internet developments in the Arab Region

16 November 2009 - A Open Forum on Sharm el Sheikh,Egypt


The Arab ICT Organization (AICTO) is an Arab governmental organization working under the aegis of the league of Arab States.

It aims at developing ICTs throughout the Arab region and providing the necessary mechanisms to support cooperation and complementarity between AICTO members (Arab States, Sector Members : Private and Public Sector, Civil Society) promote and enrich common policies and strategies to develop vital technological domains. 

Headquarters : Tunis, the capital of the Republic of Tunisia

Address : 16, rue du Brésil, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia 

Phone : + 216 71 284 187 

Fax : + 216 71 846 865 

E-mail :

Website : 

Speakers are as follows: 

1) HE/Eng. Khédija Ghariani - AICTO Secretary-General

2) Mr. Mondher Makni (see bio enclosed), Telnet, 

3) Mr Nasser Kettani, Microsoft

NB : 2 More to be confirmed shortly

Focus : 

- the Arab General Strategy for ICT : building the IS to 2012

- Technological convergence

- Cybersecurity

- e-content

- e-certification