It’s the leading networking platform for the tech industry. During GITEX, C-level executives, influential investors, tech engineers, startup founders and government leaders come face-to-face to move industries forward. Here big ideas are shared, new trends debated and tons of new leads generated. Last year, over 5741 meetings took place between exhibitors and buyers across the five days.

We understand your event ROI and success is built on quality matchmaking - that’s why we host a choice of networking platforms to help you make the most of your time here.

GITEX App is designed to offer personalised business matchmaking opportunities to maximise your time and ROI. Through the app, exhibitors, visitors and investors can connect, book meetings and even send out meeting invitations. Our next edition of the app will also help you promote your products and solutions to the thousands of trade visitors attending.



Executive Briefings are invite-only sessions, hosted exclusively for senior authorities, government heads and the C-suite. Decisive discussions and knowledge exchange on key technology movements from around the world.

International Visitor Lounge is a dedicated zone hosting our international delegates. The Lounge offers guests the perfect opportunity to network with peers from around the world as well as access our breakfast briefings, multi-lingual GITEX Guided Tours and exclusive meeting spaces.

Meet Startups at GITEX Future Stars: Connect with the game-changers in the tech industry in one of the region’s leading startup events, GITEX Future Stars 2019. Experience 19 sectors of radical new disruptions that could possibly turn every industry on its head.

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.


Ministry Connect: Build business alliances with top countries. Book exclusive meetings with country delegations including China, Nigeria, Egypt, Jordan, Turkey, Bahrain, Oman, KSA & UAE.

Majlis Lounge: A top-level networking space dedicated for top-level professionals and leaders. Majlis Lounge hosts networking programmes featuring the C-suite from every industry alongside government dignitaries and council leaders.

Mingle With The Startup Community: Meet and talk to the new players in the tech industry at GITEX Future Stars 2019. New collaborations and bold new partnerships could happen at Dubai World Trade Centre, this October.


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