Discovering the real value of blockchain in the public realm
Director of the Archives , National Archives of the UAE
Hamad Al Mutairi joined the National Archives in 2009. He is an IT professional and enthusiast with practical experience in strategic planning and risk management.
As director of the Archives Department, Al Mutairi supervises the operations of five sections: 1) Government Archives, 2) Historical Archives, 3) Presidential Archives, 4) Electronic Archives, and 5) preservation and restoration. Archiving technologies and solutions are the main focus of his work in addition to managing strategic projects.
He is a member of numerous local and international organizations. Most notably, he is a member of the Programs Committee in the International Council on Archives. Al Mutairi holds an IT master’s degree in cyber security and a bachelor’s degree in computing and information systems.