Digital Transformation Jordan conference returns for third edition

The two-day event will feature 30-plus speakers from more than 10 countries who will take part in presentations and panel discussions on a range of topics.

The third edition of the Digital Transformation Jordan Conference will be held under the endorsement of the Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship on March 6 and 7, 2023, at The Ritz Carlton Hotel & Residences, Amman, Jordan.

The two-day conference is an annual meeting point for Jordan’s senior government decision-makers, industry leaders, leading international technology consultants and digital experts to share their experience and knowledge to help drive digital transformation forward.

The event will explore the use of advanced next-gen technology and global trends for the country’s future digital transformation. The conference will also highlight the importance of machine learning and automation adoption in digital services.

In-depth discussions at the conference will focus on the integration of advanced and emerging technologies in Jordan using artificial intelligence, advanced analytics, blockchain and the key role of cyber security in ensuring a successful digitalisation in the country.

Speaking about the conference, Ahmad Al Hanandeh, Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship, said: “We are keen to modernise IT projects in Jordan and address e-government projects across government agencies to keep pace with the progress of digital transformation innovations that improve the delivery of government services and enhances the efficiency of government performance. We also hope to strengthen the country’s digital transformation by encouraging more local IT talent to be part of the digitisation process. Conferences like the Digital Transformation Jordan is ideal to discuss opportunities for cooperation with experts to enhance the nation’s digital transformation ecosystem.”

Belal Hafnawi, Commissioner & Board Member, Jordan Telecommunication, added: “Jordan is paving the way toward massive Digital Transformations which will be reflected definitely on the growth of the digital economy in different verticals. Business model change has been started in different sectors including and not limited to technology, Fintech, Education, agriculture, industry, health, and others. Introducing 5G in Jordan will enhance the digital infrastructure which be an enabler for innovation and entrepreneurship.”

The conference will have high-profile attendees from different sectors including Government Ministries, Banking, Retail, Telecom, Transport and Logistics, Education, Healthcare, and Utilities and will offer networking opportunities with stakeholders.

More than 30 experts from over ten countries, several ministries and industries will brainstorm new ideas and discuss the roadmap for the future of digital transformation of the country to over 300 attendees and over 150 decision-makers at the conference.