Leadership Development Program on High Performance Telecom by MILE Madinah

Madinah, Saudi Arabia, December 01, 2011 --(PR.com)-- In the last 10 years, the telecom industry has witnessed a rapid growth enabling various small enterprises to become telecom giants. Such a fast pace evolution of the industry has brought numerous management challenges for the leadership development and sustaining high performance teams.

Following the great success of Madinah Institute of Leadership & Entrepreneurship - MILE's recently held management programs for advanced leadership and good governance, MILE is now launching yet another unique executive leadership development program for High Performance Telecom (HPT), a telecom training program designed for senior executives of telecom industry. The event is under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz bin Majed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Governor of Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The HPT program is sponsored by the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA), The Savola Group and by the Madinah Knowledge Economic City, The program has been launched in collaboration with the Saudi Telecom STC and AOTMP, and is going to be held at Oberoi Hotel in Madinah between 2nd to 8th of March 2012.

MILE programs are governed by the Global Academic Advisory Council which carefully selects world-class speakers, top quality content, and live regional case studies to make it a unique platform for executive development. In this telecom training program, HPT participants will have the opportunity to fully recognize the major strategic challenges confronting their businesses, amid profound and irreversible change. With technological innovation and shifts in consumer behavior advancing apace, operators face an array of issues, mainly being: customer retention, service and revenue models, operational excellence, regulation and innovation. In addition to that HPT program is specifically designed to meet the needs of senior executives from telecommunication industry by covering four modules: strategy, operation, growth and risk.

The upcoming program on HPT features an outstanding faculty from top academic institutions, top global consulting firms, several telecom companies’ CEOs will present live cases and success stories including: INSEAD, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Yale, AOTMP, Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization, STC, MTN, Telekom Malaysia, Telkom Indonesia, Turk Telekom, EMS, Zain, IEEE and many more.

The Madinah Institute of Leadership & Entrepreneurship (MILE) introduced various programs for leadership development to deliver strategic visioning. A program on High Performance Governments (HPG) was held in September, 2011. The program successfully attracted senior public servants from across the globe, who learned and shared the latest concepts on strategy deployments within governments, focusing on leadership development in public administration.

Program for Advanced Leadership and Management (PALM 3) was also held in the month of October 2011; this program successfully reached its goals in conducting various Leadership Assessments and executive education sessions for senior executives who participated with great zeal and enthusiasm. Overall, the program covered a wide spectrum of strategic areas varying from scenario planning and decision making, board conflicts and corporate governance, financial strategy, operational excellence to competing through business models. The participants for overall PALM programs having high professional profiles:

Came from 23 different countries
Representing 30 different nationalities
Representing 18 different industries
Average years of experience - 18 Years

Gerrit Mastenbroek, Chief Executive Officer TNT Logistics, Europe shared his PALM experience with us, "I am confident that MILE will be able to achieve its vision of becoming one of the top 100 global providers in executive education not in ten years, but in five."

Mohammed Elbaraka, Industrial Director of Coca Cola, North Africa Bottlers said, "Excellent combination of rich content, high quality speakers, participants and to top that we were in the Holy City of Madinah."

HPT program is scheduled for 2nd March, 2012 to 8th March, 2012 and is going to be held at Oberoi hotel in Madinah, Saudi Arabia.

Dr. Mohamed M. Mahmoud
Executive Director
Wharton alumnus, 86
The Madinah Institute of Leadership & Entrepreneurship (MILE)
+966.4. 865 3046 Ext. 4013/4014

The Madinah Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship (MILE)
Dr. Mohamed M. Mahmoud
Knowledge Economic City
King Abdul Aziz Road
P.O Box 43033
Madinah 41561
Saudi Arabia