The civic body has recently conducted an awareness session for employees on the best use of smart apps for work purpose with the aim to cope up with the most advanced technology based on the directives of HH Sheik Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.
Mr. Luai Ahmed, Head of Technical Training Unit at IT Department of Dubai Municipality presented the session under the title ‘Advantages of mobile apps in the work where he highlighted ways to make the municipal work easier especially for the group who work in constant communication with the public, such as customer care department, public relation, food safety, waste management…etc.
Mr. Luai shed light on the concept of Smart Government and Smart City and how the different departments of the Municipality can contribute to achieve the concept of smart government in the field of sustainability, cleanliness of the roads, enquiry about the city infrastructure, facilities and its overall connection with the systems.
He also explained the benefits of various smart devices in supporting the country to achieve its aspirations in communications to serve the public better and stressed the need of creating public awareness in using smart apps, so that every member of the society can contribute in making big changes in life.
He has presented the detailed working mechanisms of different smart apps and services developed by various departments of Dubai Municipality such as iDubai, Makani, Plot Locator…etc.
He encouraged the employees and organizations units to participate in the ‘Best Government mService’ Award by Dubai Government and ‘The Dubai Government Excellence Program’ of HH Sheikh Mohammed, inventing new ideas in relevant areas of municipal activities.