Networking at GITEX 2017

CIO Connect

Develop and strengthen your business ties with over 50 highly sought-after CIOs from key industry sectors including health, retail, education, finance, oil and gas among others. In 2016, over 80 strategic meetings were conducted with CIOs from BP, Coca-Cola, Aramex, GEMS Education, ADCB and more.

Country Connect

Touted as the most successful feature in 2016, the highly popular Country Connect programme provides unmatched opportunities for a one-to-one meeting with ministerial delegations from over 18 countries.

Over 100+ ministerial meetings will be conducted with governments from Kenya, Nigeria, KSA, Iran, Jordan, Pakistan and Estonia among others.

Connexions Elite Lounge

Showcase your brand where business happens. Expect over 1,400 fixed meetings with the most sought-after buyers from across the region.

Connexions Lounge attracts top CXOs and decision makers from all sectors.

Majlis Lounge

Majlis Lounge is an exclusive C-level area which attracts over 20,000 CXOs and decision makers from all industry sectors.

Expect over 4,000 serious meetings at this high-octane area. 


Invite-only sessions for CXOs where strategic challenges and gaps are addressed and conducted by regional and international market leaders.

To participate in any of the above activities, please contact or call +971 4 308 6805