2018 Forum programme

Ms. Reem Al-Mansoori
Ms. Reem Al-Mansoori

Assistant Undersecretary of Digital Society Development Sector
Ministry of Transport and Communications
Qatar

Biography

Mrs. Al Mansoori has more than 20 years’ experience leading programs that drive Qatar's digital transformation towards a smart future. As Assistant Undersecretary for Digital Society Development Sector at the Ministry of Transport and Communications she heads two major departments, Digital Society and Digital Industry Development. Reem spearheaded the development and launch of the TASMU Smart Qatar program, which is the digital response to Qatar’s National Vision 2030, focusing on five priority sectors. As head of Digital Society, Mrs. Al Mansoori is responsible for inspiring and supporting Qatari society and businesses to gain the skills, knowledge and understanding they need to use ICT effectively and safely in order to participate fully in building Qatar’s information-based economy. As head of Digital Industry Development, Mrs. Al Mansoori is responsible for engaging with Qatar’s national digital ecosystem and building a vibrant ICT sector to support a smart Qatar through innovation, enabling the ICT sector to leverage local and global digital capabilities, and promoting key investment opportunities with innovation partners across the world to bring the best practices and ideas to Qatar. Mrs. Al Mansoori has an MSc in Computational Intelligence from the University of Plymouth, UK, and an Executive MBA from HEC Paris with a focuson innovation and entrepreneurship.