Curating the future with technology

GITEX Global Startup Movement: A full 360 perspective of the startup ecosystem in MENA and the wider global landscape. From mentor clinics and funding forums, to investor face2face meetings and chances to pitch for your lifeline – and a cool $100k to carry you into the stratosphere

Earn $100k in 3 minutes!

Win one of the 22 categories up for grabs, including: Best Global Startup, Best Arab Startup or Best Female Startup and beyond, all you need to do is enter, give a 3 minute pitch and that’s it. Our esteemed panel of investor judges pick the winner and a cheque is presented before the end of the day! Easy! Find out how to enter

Match made in corporate buyer heaven!

Know your market, then, meet your market! Hundreds of buyers across government, fintech, healthcare, education, transport and more matched directly with you for quality face to face time.

Join the corporate buyer program now

Startup Conference: Over 150 world-class speakers

The conference attracts the very best tech innovators and thought-leaders in the world to take to the start-up stage to share their ideas, tech trend predictions and techniques to maximise your business potential. Last year we welcomed Troy Carter, Music legend and manager of Lady Gaga and John Legend as headline keynote of the Startup Main-Stage. See who else took part in 2016

Mentor clinic mania and Silicon Valley breakfasts

Learn the secrets of experienced execs, mentors and visionaries from pioneering global tech companies on their best practice methods and techniques on growing your startup. All sessions are free-to-attend for exhibiting startups through out the week. See who mentored last year

Investor Lounge

Ready to take it to the next level with investor talks? Then head to the Investors Lounge, a luxury area reserved exclusively for Investor Badge holders to host meetings and bring guests in for confidential business meetings and to enjoy complimentary refreshments.

Unplug Lounge

An upbeat area of the event with a pumping mix to keep the creative juices and deals flowing. Come in, recharge, pep-talk your team and grab a bite to eat to an upbeat space packed with music, food trucks and meeting spaces.