University of Bahrain and E-Government Authority for the Kingdom of Bahrain
A research team from the College of IT led by Dr. Ali Alsoufi has attracted more than $300,000 in recent years for joint projects. These projects where mostly done with the iGov authority of Bahrain. The scope of these projects include mobile Apps development, National Customer Satisfaction surveys and training.
Impact
A number of mobile applications are now published in Google and Apple stores, many of which are branded with iGov logo. For the first time in iGov history Bahrain has its own Customer Satisfaction Index that is compatible with American index. Finally, the UOB team conducted several training in both Android and IOS technologies, statistical analysis and other ICT related workshops for number of ministries to help build technology capacity.