In his opening speech during Cairo ICT 2021.. Colin Hu, President of Cloud at Huawei North Africa, shares the company’s strategy to achieve digital transformation.

Colin Hu: “To meet the increasing complex global business environment…Digital transformation has become an inevitable choice for global enterprises and organizations.”

Mr. Colin Hu, President of Cloud, Huawei Northern Africa, delivered one of the opening speeches at Cairo ICT 2021, held from 7-10 November 2021, as part of Huawei participation as the technology partner of the exhibition under the slogan “New Value Together”.

Mr. Colin Hu said, “Digital technology is evolving rapidly in these changing ages. Digital development has become an important global consensus, perhaps the only one. More than 170 countries have released national digital strategies. Recent developments have made the world realize that digital transformation has been more realistic and urgent.”

He then added that the Covid-19 pandemic accelerated the pace of digitization, considering the increasing global dependence on technology. This pandemic has made the world realize that digitization is no longer a luxury and that the essential technologies required for digital transformation has recently become more accessible. Thus, the world has rapidly transformed digitally and sustainably amid the profound changes that it is currently witnessing.

Mr. Colin Hu emphasized that the development in the digital field depends on digital technology. Hence, we must continue innovating and creating value to develop digital technologies such as cloud, AI, and networking, essential technologies to drive digital transformation. He also mentioned that Huawei’s strategy is to help organizations achieve digital transformation as one of the key factors in carrying out its mission. Huawei aims to bring digital to every person, home, and organization to build a fully connected and intelligent world.

He continued his speech by talking about how Huawei is relying on digital technologies to achieve low-carbon development as part of global efforts to achieve peak CO2 emissions reduction and decarbonization, in addition to the latest trends in the technology sector.

Huawei Technologies’ participation in the silver jubilee of the exhibition will witness the launch of its state-of-the-art technologies and solutions to support its partners both in the public and private sectors in achieving digital transformation in various sectors in line with Egypt’s Vision 2030.

About Huawei

Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. We have more than 197,000 employees, and we operate in more than 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world.

Our vision and mission are to bring digital to every person, home, and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world. To this end, we will drive ubiquitous connectivity and promote equal access to networks; bring cloud and artificial intelligence to all four corners of the earth to provide 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 user experience with AI, making it more personalized for people in all aspects of their life, whether they’re at home, in the office, or on the go.