To play an essential role in the Egyptian IT sector development through: “Identifying the needs of the IT local industry and addressing them with well-designed programs, policy advice, promoting trade in local and international markets, and being a strategic advisor to local and international companies”.
Our employees are central to the success and development of the country and that is why ITIDA gives priority to its staff as well as their families. Our achievements could not be done without their contributions.
ITIDA HR vision is to be the employer of choice in the Egyptian employment market by attracting, developing and retaining adequately and highly qualified people. HR plays key role in developing the skills of ITIDA main asset "PEOPLE" and creates a motivating environment that inspires ITIDA people to achieve the organization goals.
This include major Events, workshops, and courses.
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films show few success stories in the Egyptian ICT industry. Multi-national companies are committed to Egypt; investing, producing, exporting and providing services as well as employing thousands of Egyptians. For the past few months, ITIDA has been working on compiling videos footage and testimonials from several companies
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With Up to 120K EGP of in-kind services such as consultancy services, software, hardware and marketing and a working space with basic furniture and Internet Access. entrepreneurs can focus on developing their idea without the hassle of establishing a business. The incubation offers basic hardware and software tools during incubation time.
TEA provides a set of well-formulated topics covering the aspects of turning ideas into strong business plans; going through legalities, financials, marketing, operations management, branding and writing business plans
• Collaborative Funded Projects
• MatchIT (Pre-proposals)
• Graduation Projects
Grow IT program is considered to be the flagship program among ITIDA’s offerings to the community of ICT companies. It is geared towards helping the ICT companies streamline their business in order to achieve better competitiveness locally and internationally, leading to a general growth in the sector.
Export-IT Rebate program is an integral part of ITIDA strategy to encourage, promote exports of ICT companies and support them in penetrating key markets. ITIDA is one of the leading organizations in the region that introduced Export rebate program to support the ICT industry.
MCIT Sector http://www.mcit.gov.eg/tenders
A substantial for funding investment, ensuring businesses reach their full growth potential, and facilitating new business start-ups. Ensuring SMEs have access to the finance they need to invest and grow is an important priority for ITIDA. ITIDA’s “access to finance” programs are concerned with assisting SMEs getting the finance necessary to their growth.
SECC works in many domains of leading-edge technologies as process improvement, product development and embedded software development; whereby covering multiple service lines and technologies that are offered through diversified service delivery models.
In light of ITIDA strategy to boost the exports of local IT firms (Egypt on Exports), ITIDA announces the launch of the “Africa Together” program in cooperation with the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the ICT and consumer technology markets
The Commercial Trips program is a special funding program that aims to promote Egyptian companies’ exports and increase their presence in foreign markets. The program allows the Egyptian companies to participate in international events and foreign exhibitions individually as an exhibitor, a visitor in the event or as a speaker at a seminar
Summer internship program offer hands-on training opportunities to academic students with payments! The program act as a liaison between industry & students to boost the supply of talented calibers
A technology learning initiative launched to build capacity of young calibers on the latest information, communications, and electronics technologies.
Competing in the knowledge economy necessitates high-skilled and competent knowledge workers, who are continuously exposed to management international best practices and leadership talents. ManageIT is a skill development program offered by ITIDA serving the information technology as a pillar industry in Egypt.
Innovation and creativity are the guarantee of success and excellence. ITIDA sponsors innovators and creators in information technology. The agency helps in transforming their ideas into successful businesses through various projects and programs offered by ITIDA or Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC).
The ManageIT program offers ICT professionals a set of business skills development courses custom-tailored to sharpen managerial skills and professional competencies indispensable to boost their business enterprises and leverage their competitive advantage.
One of the priorities for the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology’s (MCIT) is to support the development of software industry, while increasing social awareness of intellectual property issues. Part of this objective includes reforming the Copyright Law, which saw a new Intellectual Property Law introduced in June 2002.
The E-Signature Law; issued in 2004 and established the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), supports Egypt’s e-commerce industry by securing the Internet as a legally viable medium for online financial activities. Simply put, this means that a buyer does not need to physically sign a document when entering into a transaction online.
Maadi Technology Park, Egypt’s first specialized investment zone, is a collaborative project between several governmental bodies including the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), the Ministry of Investment and Cairo Governorate
A leading joint stock company, founded in May 2016 with the aim of creating a series of specialized business and technology parks across 2nd tier cities in Egyptian governorates. The company is committed to providing the essential elements necessary for the dissemination of technology in businesses.
Egypt is positioning itself as a global competitor in the sourcing world. Egypt is continuously availing its solid fundamentals from abundant diverse talent pool, favorable costs and pivotal geographic location. Endlessly recognized globally, Egypt holds its ranks amidst world renowned consultants such as Frost & Sullivan, A. T. Kearney amongst others.
Driven by regulatory reforms that have made it easier to start and operate a business in the country, Egypt jumped 11 places in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report 2009/2010 as a result of the recent liberalization efforts in the country. Egypt is now 70th in the rankings, up from 81st in 2008/2009.
WE are establishing a leading JSC company to spread Science and Technology Parks across 2nd tier cities.
Egypt as the regional electronics factory and hub for innovative electronic designs.
The below films show few success stories in the Egyptian ICT industry
University Student Projects
Summer Internships Support
For the Students who have completed their 2nd or 3rd academic year and currently enrolled in faculties of Engineering and Computer Science, if you are looking for summer internship opportunity in one of ICT Egyptian Companies. The ITAC Program is announcing the opening of the Summer Internship Support Program for the current Academic year 2016/2017. The ITAC Summer Internship Program supports students with internship opportunities for a period of up to 2 months, and salary of EGP 500 per month.
If interested please fill in the Student Application Form and send your resumes to (ITACSIS@itida.gov.eg). The accepted students will be contacted via email (ITACSIS@itida.gov.eg) as soon as all the submitted applications are evaluated. The submission window for students will be open on Sunday, May 28th, 2017 and will be closed by Sunday, June 22nd, 2017.
The Egyptian ICT companies who have a strong enthusiastic internship program with hands on experience and would like to join the ITAC summer Internship Support Program, fill in the Company Registration Form with the requested students profile and detailed internship program. Upon acceptance the company contact person will receive an e-mailed from (ITACSIS@itida.gov.eg) after evaluating all the internship programs. The submission window for ICT companies will be open for registration on Monday, May 1st, 2017.
Graduation Projects Support
Selected student graduation projects are funded through ITAC with a maximum of EGP 10,000 per project. The submitted projects are evaluated and sorted, and the projects with the highest scores are chosen to be funded.
To learn more about the eligibility conditions, the evaluation criteria, and the previously funded projects, please download the Graduation Project Flyer.
Please download the Accepted Graduation Projects file. For Accepted Projects only, please refer to the Graduation Projects Financial Guidelines and download the Graduation Project Budget Form. Please send the filled form to (email@example.com). Please note that the budget form must be sent via the Project Supervisor e-mail in order to be accepted. The deadline for accepting the budget forms is March 31, 2017. No forms will be accepted after the deadline.