The Oman Web Awards Committee and SJS Group (Oman), under the patronage of the Information Technology Authority (e.oman),have the honor of presenting to you the 8th edition of The Oman Web Awards, in association with Microsoft and Business Software Alliance (BSA).
Within a space of seven years, the Oman Web Awards (OWA) has earned the status of a corporate event of national pride and significance; it has been recognized by the global corporate sector as well.A prelude to the prestigious Pan Arab Web Awards -- instituted with the objective of promoting the spirit of digital innovation and creativity in the Arab region -- the OWA aims at recognizing excellence in web design and web development skills, while ultimately encouraging all sectors of the economy to be more e-enabled. The event is a healthy competitive platform offering participants opportunity to earn recognition for their creative skills, apart from providing ample avenues to network with industry peers, enhance and share knowledge, build capabilities and gain greater market recognition.
Oman Web Awards is guided by the vision of acting as an inspirational change agent for all sectors of industry to tune in with the latest developments in the field of web design and development, enabling them to be at par with Ė or even surpass -- international counterparts in the Gulf region. The event has quite succeeded in setting new benchmarks for the web industry in Oman. Along with advocating the benefits of adopting cutting-edge web development and Information technology, OWA endeavors to create awareness about crucialtopics such as intellectual property and related concepts.
The annual awards ceremony commands great relevance due to the fact that Oman has been steadily establishing itself as an ideal base for organizations of all hues whose functional strategies are centredonIT and e-commerce.A large number of industries, enterprises and educational institutions in the Sultanate are beginning to capitalize on the benefits of technology, thus generating huge growth potential for firms offering digital solutions.
The competition is open to all website owners, web design companies, freelance designers and developers, covering 26 Award Categories.
The winners will qualify for the annual Pan Arab Web Awards competition, where they will be competing with counterparts from other Arab countries.