Journey To GITEX is a competition that guarantees that the best startup's don't miss out. Regardless of how big your bottom line is, if you're the best in tech in your country and the public agree - we'll bring you to GITEX Futurists.
What’s the prize?
- Your return flight to Dubai
- 5 nights accommodation in a luxury hotel.
- Your all inclusive exhibition pod at GITEX Futurists,
- Entry into the pitch competition and guaranteed meetings with investors.
- You'll also get invitations to the exclusive startup event party
- 1 x AAA conference pass to Raise, Scale and Disrupt DXB.
What’s the catch?
All you have to do is convince the public you deserve their vote.
Semi-Finalists will be selected from everyone that enters and they will be asked to submit a 60 second pitch on why they deserve to be at GITEX Futurists.
Finalists will then be selected by public vote. The winner in each country with the largest number of votes wins.
You must be a startup in 1 of the following areas:
AR/VR, Gaming, Robotics,
UAV, SaaS Chats & Bots,
UX/UI, Fintech, Digital Media, IoT, Marketplaces/Online Platforms
Smart Cities, Cyber Security, eCommerce, Logistics & Transport, Manufacturing, Energy & Utilities, Agritech, EduTech, Tourism & Hospitality, Lifestyle
Read the full FAQ
Registration of your startup in the competition must be done here and before the 31st August. We will let you know if you’re one of the shortlisted finalists. All finalists will then be sent a link to share with their network. Finalists have 1 week to get the most votes.
The startup with the most votes in their country category win the prize.
The shortlisted finalists will be selected by the GITEX Futurists team and a select number of partners.
Shortlisted finalists will be contacted by the 10th September.
We have 15 prizes in total to give away. These include flight, accommodation, exhibition pod and pitch competition entry.
Register now for the competition
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