STARTUPS CREATING A BOLDER, DIGITAL FUTURE
GITEX FUTURE STARS
17 - 20 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
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
“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
GITEX Creative Economy
Manifesting the creative universe of innovation in a multi-sensory, hyper-experiential format. Our re-imagined Creative Economy circle brings together the most dynamic difference-makers and tech revolutionaries in the fields of art, fashion, music and sports. Startups showcase, high-energy talks and interactive features take centre stage here.
Reinforcing the regions digital transformation building blocks, "GITEX YOUTHX" contributes to the cultivation of young tech talents with a creative programme aimed at bringing them closer to the practitioner ecosystem annually.
Students today, inspiring tech leaders tomorrow – our objective is to nurture young tech talents to help them realize their full potential and become the chief architects of the future by providing them the much-needed platform.
The region’s one and only springboard to launch the world’s most potent tech talents and as - yet - undiscovered geniuses for the betterment of industry, society and the world.
In partnership with Teens in AI UK, this UAE wide high school student 3-month pre GITEX engagement and challenge initiative aims to provide easy access to learning opportunities in AI, programming, design thinking and early entrepreneurship.
Immersive experience for high school and universities’ tech teens to learn, interact and be inspired by global practitioners through talks, workshops, tech tours with certification recognition by Office of Ai.
GITEX Global Visions
Marking the UAE’s Golden Jubilee, GITEX Global mobilizes the pioneering tech visions, initiatives and collaborations of government leaderships across the Middle East and African continent. Our inaugural Visions programme will drive and expand on the emergence of fiercely innovative economies across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, and Africa.
GITEX Data Economy
The data revolution that has altered business, society and the world as we know it moves ahead with a decisive pace at GITEX 2021. Sharing insights into data scientism, coding, development along with live hacks.
Welcome to the region's only developer event. The world belongs to the sharpest, most dynamic developers. With the most ambitious tech transformation plans and investments. MENA is in need of a large pool of developer and engineering talent. UAE’s One Million Coders reflects the current focus.
On research, learning, certification across a variety of industries including banking & finance, retail, healthcare, energy, public administration.
A three-day intensive hack complemented by workshops, mentorship and training sessions – come together with your community to learn, practice and be part of delivering a real-time solution to a real-world challenge.
Itzik Frid, Managing Partner, Takwin VC
Giled Wright & Marwan Saab, Co-founders, Opaala
Yuval Gloz, COO, Augmind
Ran Kern, Co-Founder, Augmind
How to scale in MENA by European founders
GITEX Future Stars and Startup Sweden hosted a webinar to tackle the hard questions about expanding in the MENA region.
Which trends are taking over the startup space? How is digital transformation accelerating growth? What opportunities & challenges are valid in a post-pandemic era?
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.
RELIVE 2020HOW WE CHANGED THE WORLD
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