IT Department holds Leadership workshop

The IT Department held a leadership workshop titled "Using Gamification in Enhancing Leadership Skills" on 29th May 2023, on campus at UTAS Shinas. The workshop aimed to empower employees with the knowledge and tools needed to leverage gamification techniques in developing effective leadership abilities.

The resource speakers for the workshop were Ms. Myra Patalay and Mr. Edgardo Dalan, faculty members from UTAS - Shinas, Department of Information Technology. They guided participants through a series of engaging activities designed to increase staff engagement levels and foster an environment where individuals are willing to embrace new challenges. Attendees were actively encouraged to participate in these games, enabling them to share their thoughts and experiences regarding gamification as a powerful leadership tool.

Fifty-three staff members from the IT department attended the workshop. The IT Staff Professional Development Committee (SPDC) organized and facilitated the workshop.


Contact UTAS-Shinas

Mailing Address
University of Technology and Applied Sciences - Shinas
Al-Aqur, Shinas
Sultanate of Oman,
P.O. Box 77
Postal Code 324
Assistant Vice Chancellor, UTAS Shinas Office
Tel: +968 2674 2811
+968 2685 2860
Student Admission & Registration Support
Tel.: +968 2685 2924
+968 2685 2925
E-mail for admission inquiries:
Website & Technical Support
Tel.: +968 2685 2809
Human Resources Concerns
Tel.: +968 2685 2929
+968 2685 2814
General Enquiries
Main Tel: +968 2685 2800
+968 2685 2900
E-mail: or
visit the contact us page


Campus map
Campus Map