Dr. Mazen Al-Qahtani, Dean of the College of Applied Sciences at Al-Maarifa University, held a meeting with Eng. Mansour Al-Obeid, Chairman of the Information Technology Committee, and its members at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Riyadh. Both sides discussed: ways to strengthen partnership in various areas, supporting youth empowerment in training and employment in the field of information technology, and the study of the Saudi market and its needs for skills and knowledge in technology and digital transformation areas. Also, It is noteworthy that the College of Applied Sciences had previously obtained the Academic Accreditation from the German Academic Accreditation Authority, ASIIN - Global Leader in Quality Assurance in Higher Education, in the Computer Program, Information Systems Program and Health Information Systems Program, which constitutes a global recognition for the quality of the College's programs.