About the Symposium

The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) is a renowned technological provider institution of the Sultanate of Oman that believes on the power of research and innovation in order to sustain the national development and would contribute in the fulfillment of the Oman Vision 2040.

The Higher College of Technology, in collaboration with its stakeholders, empowers the 21st century students to collaboratively use their creative and innovative minds to think of any conceivable ways to optimize technological advancements and exploit the disruptive technologies in the IR4.0 era. All students of the various Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in Oman are encouraged to participate during the 2nd Student National Symposium hosted and organized by the HCT on 14th June 2020.

This symposium is a student-led event where students shine to reveal their remarkable capabilities in research and innovation. Living at the midst of the IR4.0 era, the students are definitely the champions to revolutionize its technological advancements.

Thus, this symposium is an open avenue among all students from both public and private higher education institutions across Oman to submit their research papers for presentation at the symposium. Moreover, this is a very good opportunity to exchange brilliant research ideas, techniques and approaches, state-of-the-art tools, research project development, and the like among the participants. This is also a very good chance to listen and meet expert personalities from the multidisciplinary fields. All presenters shall receive Certificates as well as those who exemplify best paper presentations.