Technical Committees and Working Groups

Arab Vision for Digital Economy Strategy Committee

An international committee tasked to managing the preparation and updating of the “Arab Vision for Digital Economy” strategy document.

Planning and Governance Committee

An internal committee, responsible for the preparation and updating of the Federation’s strategy, including the coordination with the related international bodies, monitoring the performance of the Federation and issuance of governance reports.

It deals directly as key input provider for supporting collective thinking, corporate judgment and common decision:

  1. The General Assembly.
  2. The Board of Directors.
  3. The Secretariat General.
  4. The Organizational and critical issues.
  5. Bylaws and legal frameworks (human resources, finance, procurement, audit and control).
  6. Organization and coordination of the Federation’s relations with external bodies.

Economic Development Committees

A group of committees with advisory and technical roles in the fields of economics and digital economy with specific attention to the following areas: 
1. Smart Cities
2. Remittances
3. Future Economic Trends
4. Logistics and free zones

Technology Committees

A group of committees with advisory and technical roles in the fields of technology development with a focus on digital economy applications in the areas of:
1. Communications and networks.
2. Information and cyber security.
3. Digital Identity
4. Digital Currency
5. Blockchain
6. eGovernment
7. Artificial intelligence
8. Digital Services
9. Digital Governance

Legislative Committees

Legislative committees undertake tasks related to the legislative recommendations, in accordance with the international best practices and in cooperation with governments and global entities.
Current focus of the legislative committees are related to:
– Digital Economy Ecosystem
– Digital Signature
– Digital Identity
– Cybercrimes