Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) has signed three agreements with International Data Corporation (IDC) with the aim of alluring direct foreign investments and boosting the Egyptian exports such as information technology services and products with the presence of Eng. Atef Helmy, Minister of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
The first agreement aims to launch ‘Africa Together’ in order to help the local firms operating in IT sector and create new job vacancies.
The second agreement targets to regulate and establish Regional Forum of the company which names ‘IDC North Africa and Levant CIO Forum’ in Cairo and this is the major forum which organized by the company across worldwide , gathering several local and global experts, institutions and IT firms.
The third agreement eyes ITIDA to make the best use of Industry Technology Advantage Program (ITAP) and this program allows large base of reports , data and statistics which up to more than 5000 reports that cover several fields, sectors and markets.