No. 6

Leadership and Management in the Information Age

  • 5 - 7 November 2000

This Conference was held under the patronage and presence of His Highness Lt. General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of Staff of the UAE Armed Forces. With the address delivered by His Majesty King Abdullah II of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the Conference provided a forum for participants to discuss the ways in which the world is changing due to the free flow of information and the rapid expansion of technical and informational development. The proceedings of the Conference sought to identify and analyze distinctive leadership and management styles alongside the challenges faced in light of the twenty-first century—an age where information has become the cornerstone of advancement and progress.

The Conference was held in keeping with the ECSSR’s steadfast keenness to explore and analyze various issues of local, regional and global concern.