STARTUPS CREATING A BOLDER, DIGITAL FUTURE
GITEX FUTURE STARS
17 - 20 OCT 2021, DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE
Middle East, North Africa & South Asia's Biggest Startup Event
17 -21 OCT 2021, DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE
A GLOBAL PLAYGROUND FOR GAME-CHANGERS
750+ Startups From 75 Countries
400+ of the most active investors and VCs from 30+ countries
350+ speakers from 30 countries live on-stage, delivering 280+ hours of powerful content
“A lot of high-profile visitors. It's good to be back, see people and connect again face-to-face. Thanks for that”
Co-founder, Opaala - UAE
“Tech leaders, high-level speakers & investors converged at the region's biggest startup event in 2020"
“We met amazing companies & investors. We are looking to be back, for many years to come.”
COO, Augmind - Israel
WHERE BUSINESS MEETS INNOVATION
GITEX Future Stars brings together the best innovation actors to ignite positive change in business and society.
No matter which stage your startup is, GITEX Future Stars gives you the chance to meet attendees from 100+ countries, hear world’s top tech gurus talk live, participate in the Supernova Pitch competition and engage with topmost active investors & VCs
What’s new in 2021
First-of-its-kind yearly rendezvous for the creative tech industry
Fashion, arts, music and sports tech showcases in a hyper-experiential programme (2 days of dedicated conferences + creative economy startups on the show floor on the four days).
In line with the Dubai Creative Economy Strategy launched to double the number of creators from 70K to 150K and double the creative industries’ contribution to the GDP by 5% by 2025.
Biggest youth tech programme across the region
YouthX HighFlyer: The Middle East’s biggest tech internship campus offering students a chance to land internships in top tech companies and government entities.
YouthX Unipreneur: First-of-its-kind and the region’s biggest entrepreneurship programme for university students. Driven to recognize the entrepreneurship spark of university students who will change the world. Following the vision of the Federal Youth Authority.
Enabling the tech visions of the Middle East & Africa
UAE, GCC countries, Saudi Arabia and Africa continent present their ground-breaking tech projects and initiatives.
Government leaders share their visionary achievements and their aspirations for driving the progress of their countries across 4 dedicated days in the Government Hall at the show.
Itzik Frid, Managing Partner, Takwin VC
Giled Wright & Marwan Saab, Co-founders, Opaala
Yuval Gloz, COO, Augmind
Ran Kern, Co-Founder, Augmind
They came. They pitched. They conquered the tech world.
2020 Supernova Challenge pitch competition brought again the spotlight on some of the word's most talented tech startups,
giving us high hopes for a brighter tomorrow.
GITEX FUTURE STARS GOT TO BE ON TOP OF YOUR 2021 CALENDAR
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