Members of the Palestinian eGovernment Academy visited STAR Lab at Vrije University Brussels in Belgium, from January 11, 2012 to January 14, 2012 as a part of the academy activities. The goal of this visit is to review and evaluate the training program (6 tutorials, 300 teaching hours), which are Data and Business Process Modeling, Data Integrating and open Information System, Process Integration and Services Oriented Architectures, Ontology Engineering and Lexical Semantics, Information Security and Legal Information and IT laws.

During the meeting the tutorials were discussed with highly experienced professionals in the mentioned fields. In addition, professionals from the EU partners provided their inputs in order to build the best teaching material. This will help to conduct the best training and empower the Palestinian human power in building e-Government so to achieve the academy short term and long term goals.

The training will be started on January 31, 2012 and it will target the qualified employees from the Palestinian public and private sectors.