1.1 Sas Programme
“Sas” is an Arabic concept that refers to any solid foundation. Hence the “Sas Programme” is designed to provide the foundation for creating a new and vibrant ICT industry, thereby fostering an entrepreneurial spirit in the ICT sector in Oman.
1.2 About the Programme
The programme aims to set up a national technology business entrepreneurship for the Sultanate of Oman in coordination and collaboration with Government and non-Government stakeholders to encourage entrepreneurship and the development of IT and IT related small and medium business in the Sultanate.
The programme is a Public Private Partnership Model and will contribute to the development of an internationally competitive ICT industry, self-employment and new job creation, introduction of new technologies to create innovative products, solutions and services, Generate commercially viable and technology based small and medium enterprises in Oman.
1.3 Our Mission
Nurturing entrepreneurship and sustainable technologies in Oman to develop regional ICT SME sector into globally successful enterprises through quality physical and virtual environment designed to identify, harvest and grow the best ICT and IT enabled businesses in and for the benefit of Oman.
1.4 Core Values
ITA and a wide range of committed and trusted partners, stakeholders and the application of global best practice will provide an inclusive and ICT-focussed national business incubation environment through the Sas Programme.
Sas Programme will be designed to facilitate the growth of ICT (and significantly ICT-enabled) businesses thereby providing the basis for a new and invigorated Omani ICT industry and greater entrepreneurial aspiration and spirit throughout the ICT sector in Oman.