His Highness the Amir
presents award to the
winners of electronic competition

  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition
  • His Highness the Amir presents award to the winners of electronic competition

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received on Wednesday, June 17, 2009 Director General of Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) Dr. Ali Abdullah Al-Shamlan and board members.

Dr. Al-Shamlan presented to H.H. the Amir the winners of the Kuwait 2009 electronic competition, in the fields of e-government, electronic education, electronic sciences, electronic entertainment, electronic health and electronic trade.

H.H. the Amir congratulated the winners, and wished them success and prosperity, meanwhile asserting the importance of encouraging electronic creativity, and establishing a competitive environment for Kuwaiti youth to achieve technological development.

The Director General of KFAS presented a speech on this occasion, where he thanked H.H. the Amir for his sponsorship and support that had led the project to success.

Dr. Al-Shamlan highlighted that Kuwait won two awards in international competitions out of 157 participating countries, and three other awards among Arab competitions.

The competition in its first year witnessed the participation of 200 projects, in eight electronic fields, including governmental institutes, private sector, and individuals' participation.

Later, the Award Secretary General Engineer Manar Al-Hashash also presented a speech, where she thanked H.H. the Amir for his support of the competition since the first day of establishment. She noted that technological equipment could only be useful if used to serve and reach the society. Therefore, under H.H. the Amir's instruction, the award was established in accordance with international specification, with the aim of developing the standard of projects in Kuwait.

Al-Hashash added that the Kuwait award held an agreement with the World Summit Award (WSA), to guarantee high performance and qualifications, in addition to licensing Kuwaiti figures within the judging committee, under the supervision of the United Nations.

H.H. the Amir presented the winners with their awards, followed by a memorial gift presented by the institute to H.H. on this occasion.

The honoring ceremony was attended by Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah.

 

 

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