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 Riyadh 1st May 2001

  The schedule of the Electronic Commerce Conference (e-commerce) due to be held here from May 1st to 6th, as well as the names of the conference's key speakers representing the world’s renowned conglomerates specializing in information technology, were today announced by the Conference's organizing information committee.

According to the statement, the first day of the Conference, co-organized by King Abdul Aziz City for Sciences and Technology and the Ministry of Commerce, will witness an inaugural ceremony and three sessions of discussions.

The statement explained that the sessions would deal with current situations and world developments in e-commerce. Peter Point, the Vice President of Microsoft, will also deliver a speech on these subjects, it was reported.

The committee added that the conferees will over the next days focus on electronic governmental services and discuss the initiative of electronic government. Key speakers on these issues include Richard Barenton, the Director of Industrial Affairs at the British Government Bureau for activating electronic dealing, Dr. Mohammed Rayes Abdulkareem, the Director General of Malaysian Bureau for Development and Administrative Planning and Paul Christie, the Director of Information Systems Office of the Commercial Services Bureau at the U.S. Department of Commerc.

The committee said the sessions would also deal with electronic experiments in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, citing two lectures to be delivered by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce for Technical Affairs Dr. Fawaz Al-Alami and President of Saudi Telecommunications Company Abdulrahman Al-Yami.

On Saudi initiatives and local experiments in e-commerce, the floor is going to listen to Vice President of Aramco for Information Technology Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Al-Mishari, Vice President of King Abdul Aziz City for Sciences and Technology for Research Institutes Dr. Mohammed Al-Suwayel and Vice Governor of Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency Dr. Mohammed bin Sulaiman Al-Jassir, the statement concluded.

Source: SPA

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