Qusai Al Shatti

Director General , Central Agency for Information Technology, Kuwait

Mr Qusai Al-Shatti is currently the acting director general and deputy director general of the Information Technology Sector, Central
Agency for Information Technology (CAIT) and deputy chairman of the Kuwait Information Technology Society. Mr Al-Shatti worked
as a specialist in the field of information technology at the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research from the period of 1992-1999 and
2004-2008; during which time he also worked as division director at the Ministry of Public Works from 1999-2004. Mr Al-Shatti is also
member of the advisory group of Internet Governance Forum (IGF) under the umbrella of the general secretary of the United Nations.
He is also a member of the High Level Advisory Group of the United Nation Global Alliance for ICT and Development. Additionally he is
a member of the steering committee of the National E-Kuwait Awards under the umbrella of Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of
Science and member of the Evaluation Team for Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah Informatics Award. Mr Al-Shatti has a bachelor’s degree in
Computer Engineering from George Washington University in Washington DC, Unites States of America and has participated in drafting
the E-Transaction Law, Cybercrime Law and E-Media Draft Law in Kuwait.