COLONEL FAISAL MOHAMMAD ALI ALSHIMMARI

Executive Manager of Smart Services and Artificial Intelligence Council; Director of Governance Directorate in Ministry of Interior

Council; Director of Governance Directorate in Ministry of Interior

Faisal Mohammed Al-Shammari, Founder member and Chairman of the Emirates Child Protection Association, this participation comes as a part of his extended volunteering contributions, and his expertise in the field of public safety, security and protection through his career for more than 24 years , as a distinguished officer in Abu Dhabi Police and the  Ministry of the Interior ,  where's  contributed of creation   Innovative, creative, and smart solutions which aims to improve the quality of life, with more focus on  to care for the vulnerable, especially children.

He got rewarded and achieved many local and international awards during his career journey, while holding several positions, including:

- Director of the Governance Directorate, Executive Director of the Smart Government Program in Ministry of Interior, Head of the Executive Office for the Fourth Standard, Smart Government in Ministry of Interior, Spokesrepresentitive for Ministry of Interior during Crisis and Disaster, Senior Information Security Officer (CISO)

- The founding director of the Ministry of Interior Child Protection Center, liaison officer and general coordinator of the Global Virtual Force (VGT) to protect children from the dangers of sexual exploitation via the Internet.

Participated in the drafting of several laws and legislation, including on cybercrime, Internet security and safety, child’s rights and protection.

He holds two master’s degrees - Master of Applied Science (Information Security) from RMIT University, Australia and an MA in Information Technology with a focus on network security from Zayed University in cooperation with George Washington University.