GITEX GLOBAL, the world's largest tech and startup event, has once again taken center stage in the heart of innovation, bringing together visionaries, disruptors, and industry giants. This year's event has expanded to include a second prestigious venue at Dubai Harbour, where the associated show, EXPAND NORTH STAR, converges groundbreaking startups and deep-pocketed investors from all seven continents. With a tech takeover spanning 10 co-located shows across 41 halls and two mega venues, GITEX GLOBAL 2023 promises to be an extraordinary experience in a single ecosystem.
Exclusive Happenings @ GITEX GLOBAL 2023
As GITEX GLOBAL 2023 takes the tech world by storm, there's more to this spectacular event than meets the eye. Dive into a world of exclusive opportunities, hands-on learning, sustainability initiatives, and groundbreaking challenges that promise to define the future of technology. Here's a glimpse of the exclusive happenings you won't want to miss:
1. Expert-Led Workshops
Over the course of five days, GITEX GLOBAL will host 40+ expert-led workshops, providing you with a unique opportunity to hone your skills. These certified workshops will be conducted by tech innovators and leaders from around the world. Explore workshops like "GENERATIVE AI EXPERT" and many more, where you can develop hands-on expertise in cutting-edge technologies.
2. CSO Business Club
Join the CSO Business Club and gain exclusive access to the world's largest community of sustainability evangelists. With over 300+ global sustainable champions, this is the ideal platform to address strategies, investments, and emissions in the build-up to COP 28. Be part of the conversation and drive sustainability forward.
Collaborative innovation takes center stage at GITEX GLOBAL with hackathons involving some of the biggest tech companies worldwide. Join 500+ participants across five challenges as you work towards solving global tech issues. It's a thrilling opportunity to contribute your skills and ideas to make a positive impact on the world.
4. Expand North Star Supernova Challenge
Prepare for an electrifying showdown at the Expand North Star Supernova Challenge. Cutting-edge startups will compete for a chance to win prizes from 12 different nomination categories and a prize fund of $200,000. Witness the energy, innovation, and brilliance of these startups as they push the boundaries of technology.
5. Angel Sunday
Get ready for an exclusive prelude to GITEX as Angel Sunday opens its doors one day before the main event at Dubai Harbour. Seasoned and aspiring investors are invited to join the world's most astute VCs to spot and invest in the next breakthrough startup. It's your chance to be part of the action and shape the future of tech.
6. Youth X
From 16th to 18th at Dubai Harbour, Youth X invites young innovators and institutions to showcase their talent alongside world-class companies. Be mentored by global industry leaders, participate in live competitions, and share your innovative ideas on stage. It's a platform for the next generation of tech leaders to shine.
7. Pycon MEA Data Science
Don't miss the launch of Pycon MEA Data Science, a conference that aims to build a new open-source data science community in the region. Learn about the integration of LLMs into NLP workflows, the development of data frame libraries, and the integration of DevOps with data science across various platforms. Explore the future of data science and its impact on the tech landscape.
Notable Speakers: A Glimpse of the Minds Behind the Tech Revolution
GITEX GLOBAL 2023 features an impressive lineup of speakers who are at the forefront of technology and innovation. These thought leaders include:
Dr. Yannis Ioannidis, President of the Association of Computing Machinery, Greece.
Dr. Christian Weedbrook, CEO of Xanadu Ai, Canada.
Julia Palle, Sustainability Director at Formula E, UK.
Hon. Dr. Peya Mushelenga, Minister of the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, Namibia.
Greg Jackson, CEO of Octopus Energy, UK.
Nitzan Mekel-Bobrov, Chief AI Officer at eBay, USA.
Daniel Hanna, Global Head of Sustainable Banking at Barclays, UK.
Dr. Omar Hatamleh, Chief Advisor - AI & Innovation at Goddard Space Flight Centre, NASA, USA.
Sean O'Sullivan, Co-Founder & Managing General Partner at SOSV, USA.
Joe Schorge, Founding and Managing Partner at Isomer Capital, UK.
Richard Benjamins, Chief Responsible AI Officer at Telefonica, Spain.
Jack Selby, Managing Director at Thiel Capital, USA.
Dr. Stanislav Protassov, Co-Founder & President at Acronis, Singapore.
Jeff Oatham, Global Director, Sustainability and CSR at Delivery Hero, Germany.
Michael Kagan, CTO of Nvidia, Israel.
Lorien Gabel, CEO & Co-Founder of Figment, Canada.
Yong Hua Lin, Chief Engineer at Beijing Academy of AI, China.
Erin Beilharz, Head of Strategic Innovation Partnerships at Lufthansa Group, Germany.
Prag Sharma, Global Head of Artificial Intelligence at Citibank, USA.
Aurelia Figueroa, Global Head of Sustainability at Breitling, Switzerland.
Dr. Luc Julia, Chief Scientific Officer at Renault Group, USA.
Daniel Wu, Head of AI & Machine Learning, Commercial Banking at JP Morgan Chase, USA.
Jonathan Roosevelt, Managing Director at Industry Ventures, USA.
Fengchun Miao, Chief- Unit for Technology & AI in Education at UNESCO, France.
Ines Montani, Founder & CEO of Explosion AI, Germany.
Irina Gorbounova, Vice President - M&A and Head of Xcarb Innovation Fund at ArcelorMittal, UK.
Minh Hieu Ngo, Reformed Fraudster, Vietnam.
Tan Szue Hann, Head of Sustainability, and Deputy General Manager, Sustainable Urban Renewal at Keppel Land, Singapore.
Dan Westgarth, Co-Founder & COO of Deel, USA.
David Chaum, Founder of XX Networks, USA.
Felix Ohswald, Co-Founder of GoStudent, Austria.
Davit Baghdasaryan, Co-Founder & CEO of Krisp.ai, USA.
Dr. Jonathan Doerr, Partner at Antler, UAE.
Razvan Ungureanu, CTO, CIO at Airtel Africa Pl
GITEX GLOBAL 2023 promises to be more than just an event; it's a dynamic ecosystem where innovation, learning, sustainability, and collaboration come together to shape the future of technology. Join us for these exclusive happenings and be part of the tech revolution. Your moment is now!