The secretariat of the Makkah Cultural Forum announced the reception of 411 technical initiatives presented by several governmental, civil and individual agencies in the governorates of Makkah Al-Mukarramah region, which reinforce the theme of the forum in its fifth session, “How to be an example in the digital world?”
The advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Governor of Makkah Al-Mukarramah, Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, thanked the governmental and civil authorities and the young men and women of the region for their interaction with the slogan of the forum in its current session, noting that this reflects what the region’s people have achieved in terms of creativity and an effective start towards the digital world, which will It has a great impact in moving towards the first world.
According to the secretariat of the forum, the 411 initiatives it has received so far focus on digital services and promoting the use of smart systems to transform Makkah into a pioneering digital system. These initiatives compete for the three branches of innovation awards, institutional, individual, and governorate initiatives.
She added that the initiatives carry creative ideas in line with the required standards in the use of mobile applications and websites to serve individuals and different sectors, and the best methods for using computer programs to implement and convert ideas into reality that can be used in various fields, while all initiatives will be subject to a comprehensive review by the specialized committees of the Forum before they You reach the final judging stage and the results are announced.
The Secretariat pointed out that the opportunity is still available for individual initiatives until the tenth of Rabi Al-Awal this year.