The MIHC is a testament to GAMI’s commitment to human capital and its belief in the indispensable role of human capital in localizing technologies and defense industries in the Kingdom. GAMI has thus invested heavily in human talent by establishing specialized educational and training programs geared towards developing and honing the necessary skills for the sector, coupled with forming strategic partnerships in an effort to attract niche competencies and expertise, thereby ensuring the achievement of the Kingdom’s Saudi Vision 2030
Emerging from GAMI's desire to empower meaningful transformation in the Kingdom's defense ecosystem, achieving the strategic objectives of the MIHC strategy lies in leveraging 3 core programs:
Education and Training
These programs focus on developing specific skillsets through which gaps in the sector are filled efficiently and effectively. This is achieved by striking the delicate balance between industry programs on one hand, and the programs addressing more general needs of the educational system on the other.
Awareness & Guidelines
The aim of these programs is to increase awareness of University specialties or vocational training fields with the intention of empowering students to make better informed decisions as it pertains to these career paths.
These programs seek to build an interactive and vibrant environment comprising future national talents who will lead the Kingdom’s defense sector, and the entities operating in it, through setting policy frameworks, establishing organized developmental programs, employing performance management, and leveraging supervision and monitoring programs.
The MIHC shall contribute in the following ways:
These Programs shall contribute to bridging the gap between skills that are deemed as requisite in the sector, and the educational outcomes of both Universities and technical & vocational training, thereby enhancing skills of relevance and thus creating:
The MIHC aims to rollout over 60 initiatives that contribute to bridging gaps in the sector. In turn, these initiatives aim to increase awareness of career paths in the defense industries sector and create an attractive highly desired workplace environment.
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