Speaker Time Activity
0 9:00 Registration
09:30-09:40 Citation from the Holy Quran
National Anthem
Prof. Younis Amro 09:40-09:45 Speech of the President of Al-Quds Open University
Eng. Adnan Samara 09:45-09:50 Speech of the Chairman of the Board of Trustees; the Chairman of the Higher Council for Innovation and Excellence; and the President Advisor for Innovation & Excellence Affairs
Dr. Sabri Saidam 09:50 – 09:55 Speech of the Minister of Higher Education
Dr. Ibrahim Alshaer 09:55-10:00 Speech of  the Minister of Social Development
Dr. Allam Mousa 10:00-10:05 Speech of the Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology
Mr. Ahmad Assaf 10:05-10:10 Speech of the general Supervisor of the Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation
Dr. Younis Alkhatib 10:10-10:15 Speech of the President  of  Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS)
Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi 10:15-10:20 Speech of the President of  Palestinian Medical Relief Society (PMRS)
Dr. Lord Colin Mackenzie Low 10:20-10:25 Speech of the member of the British House of Lords / Baron Low of Dalston – UK
Mr. Ammar Aker 10:25-10:30 CEO of Paltel Group
Dr. Eng. Islam Amro 10:30-10:40 Launching the 10th ICT Day


Speech of QOU President Assistant  for ICT and Media Production Affairs / Director of Information and Communication Technology Center (ICTC)

Coffee Break 10:40-11:00 Tour in the exhibition of 10th ICT Day and coffee break


Session 1+2 : Keynote Speakers
Sessions chairman:
Prof. Mohammad Shaheen \  Dean of Students’ Affairs of Al-Quds Open University


Keynote speaker Duration Position \ Institute \ Co. Theme
The 1st Session
Mr. Ziad Amro 10 minutes Activist in PWD in Palestine Assistive Technology for PWD is their gateway to an independent life
Prof. Mohammed Shaheen


12 Minutes Dean of Students’ Affairs / Al-Quds Open University Success stories from Al-Quds Open University
Dr. Samer Arkouk 10 minutes An-Najah University Environmental and information Technology harmonization for PWD
Eng. Yara Najdi 10 minutes Member of the top prize winning team of the UAE AI and Robotics Exoskeletons: their benefit and a success story in improving the disabilities life (developing team at SuitX)
Dr. Azim Assaf 10 minutes Birzeit University Empowerment of Persons with Disability: Birzeit Model
Mr. Mohammad Al-Shawwa  and Mr. Ramadan Hussein 10 minutes Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children Using the technology for education of the deaf students in Palestine
Ms. Ola Khwairi 10 minutes Jod Institute for special education The role of information and communication technology in support of autistic children
The 2nd Session
Dr. Mohammed Amro 10 minutes President of the Arab Union of physical therapy and Palestine General Syndicate for the physical therapy The role of technology in maximizing the independence of disabled people
Ms. Naheel Fataftah 10 minutes Khalil Abu Raya Rehabilitation Centre Using telemedicine with patients with disabilities
Mr. Amin A Inabi 10 minutes Ministry of Social Development The card of PWD and the social responsibilities
Mr. Mustafa Jawhari 10 minutes Palestine Broadcasting Corporation Using technology tools to support PWD to work in the media field.
Ms. Safieh Al Ali 10 minutes Stars of Hope Society Access of women with disabilities to information, and the role of the Information and Communication Technology in supporting  their rights in various fields
Ms. Asmahan Asfour 10 minutes The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Deaf Education in Palestine – Reality and Challenges
Mr. Nabil Junaid 10 minutes  

Right to Live Society

The importance of using assistive technology in education  for people with Down syndrome  and autism
Dr. Cairo Arafat 10 minutes Save the Children Case Management System for Children with Disabilities