Dubai eGovernment all set to host 26 government entities on unified stand at GITEX 2012 General September 12, 20120 Dubai: Dubai eGovernment Department announced that it has made intensive preparations for its participation in the next month GITEX Technology Week. The 32nd edition of the exhibition will run from October 14 to 18 at the Sheikh Saeed Hall of the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Department has formed administrative and technical teams to complete the necessary preparations to host more than 26 governmental entities in Dubai at its exhibition stand, which covers an area of about 2,700 square meters. Ahmed Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai eGovernment, said: “The unified exhibition platform of different government agencies reflects our commitment to achieve government integration by promoting effective coordination between participating parties, and providing the means, channels and equipment to educate the public about relevant government services.” “We attach particular importance to the promotion of electronic services being provided by government agencies, and innovative channels that enable the public to easily and conveniently access these services. This will enable us to achieve positive results in the continuing digital transformation of the emirate, while increasing the adoption of electronic services and making them the preferred service platform by the public, in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to build a strong knowledge-based economy and improve the quality of life in the emirate,” he added. Through its participation at GITEX Technology Week, Dubai eGovernment aims to enable all participating government agencies to showcase all their eServices, and provide them access to large segments of the society to promote and support the rapid electronic transformation of Dubai and to help enhance the lifestyle of people in the emirate.