Cairo: Huawei, the global pioneer of information and communication technology solutions, participated in a preparatory workshop “The future of technology and post-pandemic digital transformation”, organized on the sidelines of the Global Forum of Youth (WYF) which is held in Sharm el-Sheikh from January 10 to 13, 2022 under the patronage of HE President Abdel-Fattah El-Sissi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt to address various areas in the field of information and communication technologies (ICT). The main objective of the interactive workshop is to come up with an idea or a project to solve a problem that the world is facing and to reach a set of recommendations for young people related to solving this problem through the various applications of technology such as IOT, thermal imaging, AI discussed in the workshop, in which Huawei transferred its knowledge in the field of cybersecurity.
The workshop was moderated by Dr. Yomna Abdelrahman, postdoctoral researcher at the Armed Forces University of Munich, Germany, who presented different applications of artificial intelligence and behavioral Internet – thermal camera for the behavior analysis. In addition, Mr. Brian Bosire Kenyan Technology, entrepreneur, presented how to deploy IoT technologies in agriculture and water.
Huawei’s speaker at the workshop, Mr. Frank Li, Regional Head of Cybersecurity and Privacy, gave a presentation on the importance of cybersecurity and why businesses and governments should use it. invest, showcasing the latest ways to protect individuals, businesses and governments from cyberattacks—creating secure systems and networks using standards and best practices. Mr. Li also discussed approaches in which high cyber resilience could be built in collaboration with all parts of the cybersecurity ecosystem. Additionally, he discussed how to improve privacy awareness of end users.
“With the accelerated development of technology, Huawei is continuously working with all governments, customers and partners through various channels to jointly address cybersecurity threats and cybersecurity challenges. Cybersecurity and privacy are our top priority, we are committed to ensuring that cybersecurity is never overtaken by consideration of commercial interests. This workshop is an opportunity to meet young talents and exchange our expertise in this field in order to generate technological breakthroughs that contribute to the resolution of global issues,” said Mr. Frank Li.
Mainly attended by young people, the workshop provided an opportunity for participants to gain knowledge from various ICT experts and had the opportunity to present their ideas and innovative solutions to various global challenges using ICT fields. – to enable them, build their capacities and develop their digital skills.
In light of its concern to empower young people, Huawei participated in the workshop to cultivate talents with professional digital skills. Huawei is committed to promoting digital learning and ICT skills to develop the next generation of ICT talents and supporting them in developing their ICT capabilities. The workshop is aligned with the company’s strategy to empower the world and achieve sustainability through ICT literacy.
Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. We have more than 197,000 employees and operate in more than 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world.
Our vision and mission is to bring digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected and intelligent world. To this end, we will foster ubiquitous connectivity and promote equal access to networks; bringing the cloud and artificial intelligence to every corner of the world to deliver superior computing power where you need it, when you need it; build digital platforms to help all industries and organizations become more agile, efficient and dynamic; redefine the user experience with AI, making it more personalized for people in all aspects of their lives, whether at home, in the office or on the go.