Sangeetha Sridhar is a renowned
author and technology columnist who features weekly in the Oman
Observer. She has authored several books, journals, papers and articles
which have been published in reputed journals and business publications.
For her efforts in spreading
awareness and knowledge about technology within the community, she has
received the 'Digital Literacy Champion', one among 5 individuals
recognised across the globe.
She has organised the social media ably
into a group - the Twitter Community of Oman and organised several user
meets including one with Dr. Shashi Tharoor, former Minister of State
for External Affairs. She also led her team to create world-records with
the 1st ever Global Twitter Festival of Oman on the world's fastest
ferry Hormuz along with other 200 cities worldwide recently.
Sangeetha holds the IT Quiz national
championship in Oman for the 2years it was conducted by Giri Pickbrain.
As a professional in web-technologies, she has been a judge in several
national and regional web-design competitions such as the Oman Web
Awards, eOman Excellence Award, UAE IT Challenge and the Pan Arab Web
She is currently working as Content
Consultant at the Information Technology Authority of Oman for the
eServices Portal and is supporting eOman initiatives to create the
Knowledge society of Oman.