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The eCommerce Forum and Exhibition to be launched on 17th October 2017​​
04 October 2017

Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Mr. Zayed R. AL Zayani, in a strategic partnership with Tamkeen and the Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTECH), the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism announced the launch of the fourth edition of the eCommerce Forum and Exhibition 2017 under the slogan "eCommerce ... a Bahraini Platform ... For a Global Market". 
Supported by Gulf Petrochemical Company as a silver sponsor, the event will be held from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm on Tuesday 17th October 2017 at the Bahrain Exhibition Hall in the Crown Plaza Hotel.
The event aims at promoting the adoption of eCommerce practices among small and medium-sized enterprises and newly established businesses in order to level up the commercial and service performance and educate business owners on the safe use of the latest eCommerce tools and applications, enabling them to compete in global markets.

From this perspective, the forum will be based on four main topics, with a distinguished participation of the leading local technology and communications experts. The first topic will discuss the future of eCommerce and the digital transformation in this field and how to benefit from modern technologies for business establishments.

The second topic will focus on the most prominent solutions in the field of eCommerce at the local level while the third continues in the role of accelerator to incubate eBusiness and presents some of the most successful local experiences in this area. At the end of the forum, the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism will provide an overview of the virtual commercial registrations provided to encourage investment in eCommerce applications.
The forum will also be accompanied by a small exhibition of related companies and institutions through a selected collection of public and private sector organizations connected to eCommerce activities. This will contribute to the transfer of eCommerce projects from a narrow theoretical framework to a wider application, in order to demonstrate its contribution to the national economy and raise the efficiency of its administration, and enhance confidence in it.
In this context, businesses, investors and those interested in the field of eCommerce who wish to enrich and expand the scope of its dealings to the global level are invited to participate in the Forum by registering through the following link to the website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism: http://www.moic.gov.bh or call: 17574782.Please noted that the forum is in Arabic and the registration is free with priority for early registration.