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New Tunisia commended in CEBIT 2011

Published the:  06/03/2011

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March. 6, 2011 – TAP  - Tunisia took part in the 26th edition of The International Information and Communication Technology fair (CEBIT), on March 1-5, 2011, in Hannover, Germany.
Tunisia presented a program comprising several niches including notably, a collective stand animated by The External Promotion Centre (CEPEX) and Tunisia's Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) displaying Tunisian firms.
A delegation of Tunisian visitors had also been present.
A debate on "New Tunisia, E-revolution and off shoring was organized by FIPA within the framework of the Flat Word Forum.
Animated by Dr. Peter Hans Merz, deputy Director-General of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bochum.
The debate included interventions on the importance of the role played by information and communication technologies in leading the revolution in Tunisia as well as on Tunisia's potential to attract off shoring activities.
In this respect, Mr. Hans Gaeng, organizer of the forum, presented new Tunisia, which led the first e-revolution of the world.
In another connection, during the official opening ceremony of the CEBIT 26th edition, Tunisia was cited by Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, who underlined the key role played by new information and communication technologies in the change in Tunisia and in Egypt.
CEBIT gathered more than 4,200 exhibitors from over 70 countries.
This large rally is the greatest international platform, presenting the novelties of the information and communication technologies sector.