The Ajman Free Zone received today at the AFZ headquarter the Ajman's Leadership Program, a leading and innovative leadership group category, to learn about Ajman Free Zone's innovation practices which enabled it to win the prestigious Government Excellence Award for Innovation within the Ajman Excellence Program 2017..
HE. Mahmood Khalil Al Hashemi the Director General of Ajman Free Zone, praised the efforts of the Ajman Leadership Program to move forward towards innovation and organize learning programs for future leaders. He advised the participants to consult and develop their self, develop skills, meet challenges and work on the main hub related to innovation which is to raise the level of performance in government institutions and make them innovative and developed. HE also urged the participants and employees with the need to know the global practices in the innovation and to develop innovation logo in mind.
Mr. Faisal Al Nuaimi, Deputy General Manager and Chairman of the Innovation Committee, presented a presentation explaining the concepts of innovation management and the most important points of focus that support innovation through the knowledge gained from the Government Innovation Expert Program, one of the initiatives of the Council of Ministers.
From her part, Moza Al Shamsi, Director of Ajman Leadership Program, said that the visit comes within the framework of achieving the objectives of the Ajman Leadership Program which aims at developing knowledge and skills in the leadership, supervisory and executive category in the Ajman government in various fields in addition to realizing the vision of Ajman 2021 by rehabilitating the national leaders and developing the national human resources to improve their abilities and leadership skills according to the best practices in various fields.
She pointed out that the program is working to increase the opportunities for participation, training and rehabilitation in addition to empowering the human resources nominated to assume leadership positions as well as informing the national cadres on the best international practices in general and practices in the UAE in particular.
Mr. Faisal accompanied them during a tour conducted by the Innovation Committee within a factory and warehouses in the free zone where the factory is developing the main works for the production of textiles in an innovative way that includes both sides of environmental conservation and rationalization of energy consumption.
The visit concluded by meeting with the members of the Innovation Committee to respond to queries and provide advices to the members.