Event Name: Gitex Technology Week
Date: 6 – 10 October 2019
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Discover 26 exhibiting zones feature the latest innovations that you can see, touch and experience – right from the world’s first autonomous flying taxi to as yet unreleased AI software and much more. GITEX is where you can see all the top trends come to life with real-live examples of their impact on the industry and our future.
GITEX Future Stars– Discover the next big thing in technology as startups from 75 countries descend in Dubai to present their revolutionary ideas and innovations at GITEX Future Stars 2019, hosted alongside GITEX.
Tech Talks– Priceless industry insights, free-to-attend sessions. Innovators, technology experts and business leaders share the upcoming technologies that are transforming diverse sectors.
X-Labs– Live demos and discussions on the new technology breakthroughs and extreme innovations, which are on the brink of disrupting global economies.
3rd Edition Of Africa Investment Forum– For the third year, the Africa Investment Forum (AIF) will take place at GITEX 2019. Hosted by National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), AIF brings together senior speakers from government organisations including Ministry of Communication Nigeria, Nigerian Communications Commission, National Information Technology Development Agency and more to highlight the ICT investment opportunities and startup ecosystem in Africa. Attendees will get an opportunity to evaluate some of the most innovative startups in Africa and hear about the IT developments in the region.
New in 2019!
GITEX Trailblazer Awards– The inaugural GITEX Trailblazer Awards will honour the world’s technology first-movers and successful adopters that have set new benchmarks within their industry. More details on the awards to follow, stay tuned.
GITEX Guided Tours– Returns with an even better highly-curated experience of GITEX with a special focus on the biggest technological showcases per sector including AI, Smart Cities, 5G, Cloud, Big Data and Lifestyle Tech. Led by a technology specialist, the tours happen every hour on the hour, with coverage in 10 different languages.