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Students had participated in and had gained a great deal of CISCO knowledge through the exceptional expertise of the CISCO Networking Academy personalities last 4-March-2014. The students met the CISCO experts in the person of Marc Khayat (Technical Manager, Turkey Middle East and North Africa) and Mr. Walid Issa (CISCO Academy Area Manager, Gulf Region). Dr. Fatma Al-Abri, the Head of IT Department of HCT, had officially opened the succeeding activities of the event.
Informative sessions which had been delivered by both CISCO experts had inspired the students and equipped them with adequate updates. Mr. Mark Khayat elaborated a theme called “Internet of Everything”. He described numerous technologies and how the Internet conquers the present and the future. Mr. Walid Issa also discussed CISCO Collaboration Technology and Data Center & Cloud Computing. Mr. Walid’s technical inclination had captivated the students’ attention regarding the updates on technologies.
“CISCO Net Academy has been our academic partner in providing technical skills and knowledge to our IT students which help them prepare to be globally competitive in the very dynamic and challenging world of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Industry.”
- Dr. Fatma Al-Abri, Head of IT Department, HCT
Undoubtedly, the students had actively involved and engrossed to the enriching lectures of the speakers.
“Taking the academy courses was the best decision I ever made. It has defined my career, my future, and my life.”
– Nooriya Hilal Al-Abri, Bachelor in IT-Networking and Student Leader (ICON Group)
The following list of students had participated during the 2013 CISCO NetRider Competition for Turkey Middle East North Africa (TMENA):
Azza Al-Busaidi - 2013 CISCO Oman NetRider Competition Participant
Hajer Al-Siyabi - 2013 CISCO Oman NetRider Competition Participant
Maiya Al-Saadi - 2013 CISCO Oman NetRider Competition Participant
Rua Alkharusi - 2013 CISCO Oman NetRider Competition Participant
Seneida Saeed Khamis Al-Hashmi - 2013 CISCO Oman NetRider Competition Participant
Miasaa Alabri - 2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
Nooriya Al-Abri – 2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
Hyfa Al Mujizwi -2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
Laila Mohammed Al Bassami - 2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
Tasnem Ismail Mohammed Al-Yamani - 2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
Noura Mohammed Nour aldeen Al-Ansari - 2013 TMENA NetRider Competition Participant
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