Accelerating Innovation

22-23 May 2024
Habtoor Grand Resort -
Autograph Collection Dubai, UAE

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B2B MEETINGS

About Emerging Tech Summit

Middle East ICT market is projected to grow $100 bn by 2025, this growth trajectory is expected to further accelerate with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and UAE leading position as the strongest tech adoption market in the region. The 2nd Edition Emerging Tech Summit serves as a pivotal platform in this phenomenal tech market by enabling the integration of cutting-edge technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Big Data, Cybersecurity, IoT, and Blockchain among other emerging technologies. As the very first and the only platform, facilitating pre-scheduled face-to-face meetings within the technology industry ETS brings together top decision-makers through invitation-only and gathers an attendance of over 250 tech leaders, 50 global solution providers, and 30 subject matter experts as speakers, offering high-quality knowledge exchange and fosters effective business networking.

SIGNATURE MEETINGS

The Emerging Tech Summit is where the most innovative minds in the tech industry gather to explore the latest trends, emerging technologies, and business opportunities. Our summit provides a unique platform for decision-makers, solution providers, and investors to connect and discover new ways to expand their businesses. With a focus on cutting-edge topics and thought-provoking speakers, our pre-scheduled B2B meetings enable you to explore new collaborations that can transform your organization.

Our rigorous pre-qualification process ensures that you meet with only the most relevant prospects, and our expert team is always on hand to guide you through the process. Whether you’re looking to expand your network, close deals, or gain insights into the latest industry trends. The Emerging Tech Summit is the perfect place to accelerate your digital growth.

Advisory Board 2024

Binoo Joseph

Group CTIO
Cenomi Group

Mohammed Shah

IT & Smart City Director
Knowledge Economic City

Aamir Khalid Pirzada

Chief Information Officer
Maadaniyah

Abdulrahman Al-Nimari

VP Cybersecurity
Confidential

Our Past Speakers

Adrian Blanck

Chief Digitalization Officer
Saudi Aramco Base Oils Company – Luberef

Robert PTASZYNSKI

Head of Digital & Innovation
KPMG Saudi Arabia

Binoo Joseph

Group CTIO
Cenomi Group

Alvaro Perez

Chief Digital Officer
ACWA Power

Ayad (Ed) Sleiman

Head of Special Projects
KAUST

Wael Fattouh

VP, CISO
Bank Aljazira

Abdullah Alfahaid

CIO
Ajlan & Bros Holding

Volker Arringer

Investment Professional, Advisor
GreenCo

Key Highlights

PRE-QUALIFIED ATTENDEES

Engage with key decision-makers from leading organizations across diverse sectors, addressing their specific needs for technological products and services, ensuring only the most relevant professionals are in attendance.

KNOWLEDGE SESSIONS

Accelerating innovation with industry leaders sharing expert insights into the most pressing issues and topics through creative discussions.

TECHNOLOGY USE-CASES

Pioneers share the use cases of the most futuristic and need-of-the-hour products that will transform innovation in the industry

EXHIBITION SPACE

Unlock unparalleled brand visibility by showcasing your cutting-edge products & and services. Elevate your brand presence and create a lasting impression in this dynamic setting

TARGETED MARKETING & BRANDING

With some of the senior authorities and decision-makers at the summit, branding efforts are directed at the ones most relevant to your business

ENGAGING AGENDA

An agenda which gives not just quality information sessions, but also ample amount of time for strategized free-form networking.

DISTINGUISHED SPEAKERS

The experience and expertise of some of the greatest minds in the industry will be here to exchange their ideas, insights and guidance.

SEAMLESS EXPERIENCE

A client-obsessed team of professionals with decades of event experience ensure to work round the clock so you can live the summit the GBB Way!

Who Attends

CEOs/MDs/CIOs/CTOs/CISOs/
CDOs/CXOs/CFOs/COOs
IT Directors
HEADS OF CLOUD
HEADS OF CX
HEADS OF IT
HEADS OF AI
SENIOR IT MANAGERS
INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGERS
CX MANAGERS
DATA & ANALYTICS MANAGERS
AI & RPA MANAGERS
IT ARCHITECTS
IT Developers
IT Engineers
Cloud Architect
UI/UX developer
CEOs/MDs/CIOs/CTOs/CISOs/
CDOs/CXOs/CFOs/COOs
IT Directors
HEADS OF CLOUD
HEADS OF CX
HEADS OF IT
HEADS OF AI
SENIOR IT MANAGERS
INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGERS
CX MANAGERS
DATA & ANALYTICS MANAGERS
AI & RPA MANAGERS
IT ARCHITECTS
IT Developers
IT Engineers
Cloud Architect
UI/UX developer

Industries

Government Agencies

BFSI

Healthcare

Manufacturing

Real Estate

Energy

Retail & E-commerce

Travel & Tourism

Transportation/Logistics

Construction

Utilities

Education

Past Solution Providers

Past Summit Partners

Testimonials

The meetings were very effective in creating synergies between both parties. The Saudi Arabian market is the next big boom in the world. We have been part of several conferences, however, what GBB has introduced by bringing this format is great. We would love to be a part of it again.

Terracez

The Face to Face meetings were great with more potential in securing more business opportunities. This kind of format makes it more interesting to make personalized connections. The GBB team has been incredibly genuine and very oriented to help. Great Job!!

Plain Concepts

The Face to Face format has been a great experience. The combination of a conference and business meetings is what we look forward to experiencing. The event was perfectly organized. Thank you to the GBB team!!

Orion Governance

The event is well organized from onboarding until the execution of the event, until enabling the meetings with the solution providers. Thank you and big applause to the GBB team.

King Abdullah Economic City

I would like to thank the GBB team for a great summit. It was very well-organized and informative. The Face to Face meetings are a great concept for implementing different types of solutions in my organization. Appreciate the impeccable facilitation.

Sanabel Alsalam

It was an amazing experience how GBB arranged such a large-scale event so successfully and it was really worth attending both in terms of time and effort. I wish you all the best and look forward to attending future events.

Medgulf

This is the first time I have experienced the pre-scheduled Face-To-Face format. We had some really meaningful conversations and Saudi Arabia is a huge market with great potential. It is a fantastic opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and have potential business opportunities.

HTC Vive

It was a wonderful experience, which was truly beneficial to all attendees. We built some wonderful connections through the curated meetings. Already looking forward to attending the next one.

Neom – Enowa

It is amazing and a very different way to network. The meetings organized were truly targeted and will be beneficial for our business. I am really looking forward to attending the next one.

Akamai Technologies

The journey has been very smooth from pre-event until the execution. This format was fairly new to me however it was very effective. We made fruitful connections with the delegates, speakers & and sponsors alike. The topics were informative and we got new insights about the Kingdom. The organizers were very helpful and catered to all our requirements. Thank You!!

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