Smart Data Forum Delegation visiting Qatar

Germany introduces innovative research projects, technologies, and products to encourage new partnerships with the State of Qatar

The Smart Data Forum team and representatives of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) visited Doha on 25-28 February to explore the possibilities of collaboration with the Ministry of Transport and Communication Qatar MoTC in the context of workshop on 'Smart Mobility and Energy'.

The workshop was organized by MoTC and Smart Data Forum in order to facilitate the exchange of knowledge among smart data stakeholders in Germany, such as The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and Qatar and connect leading research projects and innovative technologies.

AHK Qatar was pleased to hold a morning briefing for the delegation on 25 February presenting an overview of the Qatar economy and highlighting business opportunities in the market. Besides, Mr. Mohammed Qasim, Manager Public Services of SAP gave a brief introduction to the IT sector in Qatar and SAP’s projects in the country. At night, AHK Qatar, along with the German Business Council (GBCQ) and the Embassy of Germany organized a networking reception for the delegation in the presence of H.E. Hans-Udo Muzel, Ambassador of Germany to Qatar and representatives from MoTC and various stakeholders from the IT business community in Doha.