The workshop will focus on recent IT developments globally. During a two-day workshop participants will gain a better understanding about the reasons on why and how governments become global leaders in IT. The workshop will emphasize on the skills that enable private and public sector IT specialists become leaders in their field. Participants will be provided training on the foundations of relationships between IT and business leadership skills needed for IT specialists to be successful in the 21st Century. The workshop will also focus on seeking engagement through coaching and teamwork exercises which will help IT leaders build soft skills to present the value proposition that IT brings to areas such as eGovernance and policymaking.