Smart Government Transforming the UAE

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Keeping the Momentum Going

The UAE story illustrates that “the art and science of smart government lies not only in having a forward-leading strategy that takes into account the nation’s vision, constituency’s needs, and technology trends, but also in identifying a pool of innovative options, prioritizing those and sequencing them, and then bringing those to life, together with stakeholders,” says Vice President Fady Kassatly, MENA region.

The story of digital life doesn’t stop there. “There must be a drive for continuous improvement,” Fady says, “and an innovation culture that fosters behaviors such as failing-forward, increasing collaboration, and giving credit where it is due.”

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