The surge in international demand has pushed the world’s largest technology and start-up event to go even bigger and bigger in 2023, leading a global technology takeover at two mega locations in Dubai next month.
The 43rd edition of GITEX WORLDWIDE will take place from October 16 to 20, 2023, with the blockbuster tech showpiece once again reaching full capacity at Dubai World Trade Center as it prepares to host more than 6,000 exhibitors, while Expand North StarThe world’s largest start-up event organized by the Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy will kick off its largest edition ever at its new location in Dubai Port from October 15 to 18, 2023, with 1,800 start-ups from more than 100 countries in the Middle East. East’s largest iconic superyacht hub.
GITEX GLOBAL and Expand North Star will together comprise 41 halls covering 2.7 million square meters of exhibition space – an increase of 35 percent over the previous year – where the brightest minds and most visionary companies will come together to transform the digital world under the to scrutinize, challenge, define and strengthen. agendas of the world.
AI innovation wave, cybersecurity and launch are driving unprecedented growth
GITEX GLOBAL will present the largest AI showcase and summit of the year, whose record growth is fueled by the AI innovation wave currently capturing the world’s imagination, as 3,500 AI-infused exhibitors reveal how this next big technological shift will impact lives , governments, businesses and society is changing.
The rise of AI has also added a new layer of complexity to the protection of digital assets and critical IP infrastructure GITEX Cyber Valley taking the fight straight to the dark cybercriminal underworld, bringing together leading information security brands and global experts at the biggest cybersecurity showcase of the year.
The launch shows that this growth is being strengthened GITEX impact And Future urban planning Expo promise to be at the epicenter of game-changing shifts in climate technology, as we promote sustainable cities and co-create a net-zero future in the run-up to the UN Climate Change Summit, COP28.
“The intense demand for engagement with GITEX from the global technology and start-up community is a recognition of the strong impetus to learn, exchange, debate and challenge recent developments in technology,” said Trixie LohMirmand, Executive Vice President of Events Management at DWTC, the organizer of GITEX GLOBAL and Expand North Star.
“From AI, cyber to the rising interest in clean technology, GITEX brings together public and private sector leaders from more than 170 countries to explore the new unknown paradigms of the future digital economy.”
Expand North Star propels Dubai to the forefront of the global entrepreneurship economy
Expand North Star, hosted by the Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, will reach record size in 2023, with 1,800 startups joining this year to connect, inspire and extend their engagement in one of the world’s most innovative and entrepreneurial ecosystems expand.
More than 1,000 investors from 70 countries with $1 trillion under management will also converge on the new Dubai Port location as they look to boost momentum in start-up investments after a year of tepid performance.
Saeed Al Gergawi, Vice President of Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, said: “Expand North Star will drive the next era of digital entrepreneurship and inspire the next generation of innovators and thinkers.
“This groundbreaking event will serve as a strategic catalyst to expand the future of Dubai’s digital economy and create an unparalleled platform to bring together key stakeholders from the global start-up community here in the emirate.”
Elevating the global technology ecosystem and redefining entire industries
GITEX GLOBAL 2023 welcomes the biggest technology names delving into the latest trends, risks, challenges and opportunities that are redefining entire industries, led by returning titans such as Dell Technologies, e&, Google, Huawei, HP, IBM, Microsoft and Tonomus. Debut exhibitors boosting their international growth strategies and forging new connections include Salesforce, Broadcom, Beyon and Deloitte.
Steven Yi, President of Huawei Middle East & Central Asia, said: “At Huawei, GITEX GLOBAL continues to attach great importance to our business year after year. This year, our theme, ‘Accelerate Intelligence’, demonstrates our commitment to delving into the transformative power of AI, networking and cloud technologies.
“Together we will explore how these converging forces are reshaping our world and how we can unleash the full potential of AI-powered solutions to reshape industries worldwide, keeping cybersecurity, privacy protection and securing our customers’ digital transformation journey as our top priorities. .”
For registration and more information, please visit www.GITEX.com and www.ExpandNorthStar.com
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About the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC):
A global business enabler since 1979, Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) is home to the region’s leading purpose-built convention and exhibition centre. DWTC provides a platform for connecting people, products, innovation and ideas from around the world through a dynamic calendar of international trade fairs and its own selection of leading mega-events. As a designated free zone, complemented by award-winning commercial real estate, DWTC plays an integral role in Dubai and the region’s growth story with an estimated total economic output of AED 200 billion, attracting more than 30 million business visitors to Dubai over the past four years . decades.
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