On Sunday March 9, 2014, BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, held its second Middle East International IT Conference, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Abu Dhabi.
The theme of this year’s conference was “Mobility, Intelligent Networks and Smart Societies”.
Two outstanding CIS students from the HCT-Al Ain Colleges, majoring in Security and Forensics, Fatima Al Shamsi and Ahmed Al Kaabi, received the IT Excellence Award during the Conference. The award was presented to them by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development.
The sessions presented in the conference were given by the finest leaders in IT from industry and academia, addressing leading-edge, up-to-date, and high impact business IT trends and technologies. It was a great opportunity for the AAC students to attend and be awarded in such a high profile conference.