17 - 20 OctoberDubai World Trade Centre, United Arab Emirates

Join the biggest tech event in MENA 

Startup Sweden, the Embassy of Sweden Abu Dhabi and Business Sweden will host a Sweden stand for Swedish companies at GITEX Future Stars (GFS) that is co-located within GITEX technology week. You will also have access to 4 other tech shows during the week at the same location; Ai Everything, Future Blockchain Summit, Fintech Surge and Marketing Mania. There are 19 show sectors from agro-tech, robotics to smart cities and IoT.  

The total number of visitors to the shows are normally +100K visitors and around 4 500 exhibitors, 750 startups and 400 investors.

It is the only event to engage with 200+ government entities pursuing a tech-prevalent future.

How to participate?

    (A) Inclusion in the GFS program, marketing and insurance at 2 840SEK per company

    • GFS Web listing and inclusion on their App
    • 2x complimentary passes with access to the GITEX and GFS conferences and all other areas (excl. the investor lounge)
    • 2x complimentary passes with access to the GITEX and GFS exhibition only (incl. Ai Everything, Fintech Surge, Blockchain Summit and Marketing Mania)
    • Opportunity to meet and network with investors and corporate buyers via the dedicated matchmaking program
    • Opportunity to take part in the Supernova Challenge pitch competition and other pitch competitions (latter is subject to the clients approval) 
    • Passes to startup party (usually on day 2)
    • Open meeting space in the Sweden stand, located at GFS to use for meetings and to demo your product and solution*
    • Logo visibility at the Sweden stand

    To register click on the Secure My Spot button, add your details and we will invoice you for the 2 840SEK. Closer to the event we will send you a username and password access to the GFS exhibitor zone where you can upload your information, logo and 3 minute pitch. 

    (B) Visiting GFS and the greater GITEX show, free

    • 1x complimentary pass with access to the GITEX and GFS exhibition only (including AI Everything, Fintech Surge, Blockchain Summit and Marketing Mania)
    • Open meeting space in the Sweden stand, located at GFS to use for meetings and to demo your product and solution. Subject to availability*.
    • Logo visibility at the Sweden stand

    To register for option B email Tomas Bennich at tomas@bennich.com 

    * The stand accommodates six companies at any given time. 

    Please note that all travel and accommodation costs are at your expense. 

      The practical stuff

      • GFS exhibition (17-20 Oct) opening hours  11-17:00 (17/10) & 10-17:00 (18-20/10)
      • GITEX exhibition (17-21 Oct) opening hours as above plus 10-17:00 (21/10)
      • Emirates Airlines special fares; promo code EVE6WEK valid for travel 10-29/10
      • The Dubai World Trade Centre Apartments special rates, click here

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      swedenabroad.se