The chamber was established in 1999 by decree no.(227) under the title of "programming & information technology" chamber. Then , it was established under the title of "information technology & communication" in 2005 by decree no.(66).
Its mission is to encourage foreign, arab & national investments & the real participation in the competitive ability of Egyptian industry to push forward the social & economical growth in Egypt , as well as achieving the effective independent representation for the chambers members.
Serve society through providing technology solutions that help providing the best services to citizens,with lower costs & fastest speed, as well as contributing to solve unemployment problem by the training & qualifying of youth to work in this field.
Providing technical assistance & consultations on the utilization of advanced technology & information within the FEI & its chambers.
Contributing in the formulation & implementation of policies & legislations related to the software & information technology industry in particular & the economy in general.
To work on increasing the national demand through increasing technology awareness & the use of technology on the national level.
Developing national human resources working in software in information technology industry & provide them with the necessary training to improve their technical skills & competitiveness capacities.
Providing their members with social services such as: trips, the organization of forums for its members, participating in local & international trade fairs, very special discount plan tickets, etcâ€¦