What to expect from GITEX 2020?

This December 2020 majority of tech world will gather on GITEX 2020 which takes place in Dubai, United Arab Emirate from December 6 till December 10 in Dubai World Trade Center.
Official website of the event: https://www.gitex.com/

Why should you visit GITEX?

-It’s the largest tech event in the Middle East
-All tech influencers from more than 60 countries gather in one place
-Quality networking
-Representatives from tech innovation companies from worldwide exhibit there
-It’s a startup marketplace
-Investors come to make a deal
– Experts share their knowledge and experience through conferences and workshops.

Event overview:

This year GITEX is unique and not just because it’s the only global tech event to be held in person during COVID-19 pandemic, but also it brought a lot of startups from all around the world to showcase innovations.
They say, there will be 1200+ Exhibitors from 60+ countries and 200+ investors and VCs.
On top of that, there is a new pavilion dedicated to Israeli innovations!

Plan your visit:
– If you travel from abroad, you may find on GITEX website a bunch of links and promo codes on special offers from hotels.
– If you have your own car – note, that parking will be FREE of charge!
Print out your badge ahead. There will be no registration and printing this year.
– If you feel sick during the event, you can do aCOVID-19 test on site.
– Mobile app is not available yet, but should be released soon, so you could do online networking with exhibitors, speakers and visitors!

What to see:
Event covers different blocks and you can visit what is relevant for you. To view the map please click the link.


– GISEC – dedicated to cybersecurity.
– GITEX Future Starts – startups exhibition
– Conferences – several stages with free and paid conferences. Check Agenda to select which conference you want to attend. All of the stages are live in parallel.
– Future Blockhain Summit
– Israeli Innovations Summit
– Network lounges – dedicated areas for meetings
– Free workshops: view here
– Fun with tech: speak with robots, play VR, AR games and more. View here how you can have fun there!

What else to see?

You will see the latest Governmental achievements in Smart City technologies, including driverless cars, connected vehicles, 5G and latest use cases with AI.

If you plan to visit GITEX and want to catch up there - connect with me on LinkedIn.
Author: 
Yuliia Shyn
Sales Team Mentor at ITFAQ Global 
https://www.linkedin.com/in/yshyn/