Press Releases


(October 11, 2023)

Date : 16-20th October, 2023

Location : Dubai World Trade Centre

GITEX GLOBAL brings together the world’s most innovative enterprises and best minds to elevate business, economy, society and culture.

2023 marks The Year to Imagine AI in Everything, supercharging the epic global race for AI supremacy by revealing unmissable prophecies and expert perspectives about its impact.

Hosted by Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, Expand North Star has a brand-new venue, Dubai Harbour, creating limitless opportunities for the world’s leading founders, investors & corporate innovators – including those co-creating the sustainable future, setting the stage for COP28.

Expand North Star

Expand North Star unites founders, VCs, tech leaders, and ecosystem enablers for the world’s largest event for startups and investors

Across four days Expand North Star will present some of the world’s best startups from over 100 countries, welcome 1000 VCs to raise funds and scout for their portfolio, and deliver unprecedented content program debating the big stories of 2023 including a flash storm of generative Ai startups, and 70+ unicorn founders on stage give their opinions.

15-18 October 2023

CTO World Congress

Inspired by the ultra talented tech creators taking the world by storm this year, GITEX is proudly launching the CTO WORLD CONGRESS in Dubai this year. The world will finally steal a peek inside the minds and spirits of the world’s best tech architects in the year’s largest gathering of tech disruptors.

CTOs are deftly navigating the tumultuous waves of fervent public dialogues encompassing the realm of AI. As the digital economy is propelled forward by digital transformation, it is the responsibility of tech architects to spearhead the progression in a conscientious fashion.

The GITEX GLOBAL CTO WORLD CONGRESS will play host to over 500+ CTOs leading the technological charge across the biggest companies from all 7 continents. Listen to how they plan to ride the latest AI wave and discover their predictions for the next decade of cutting-edge tech.

TUE 17 OCT – 1.00 – 4.00 PM

WED 18 OCT – 11.00 AM – 1.00 PM

GITEX Impact

GITEX Impact stands as the world’s premier technology gathering focused on transformative solutions in climate change, ESG investing, sustainable finance, and public-private collaborations.

GITEX is thrilled to share the stage with other industry-defining events, collectively forming the globe’s most expansive tech ecosystem. A single attendee ticket grants you access to a multitude of shows, each spotlighting groundbreaking advancements in fields like Sustainability Tech, ESG Approaches, AI, Robotics, HealthTech, DeepTech, EdTech, FinTech, the Metaverse, Web 3.0, coding, and future mobility solutions.

16th October, Halls 27 – 28, 1:00 pm to 4:30pm

17th – 20th October, Halls 27 – 28, 11:00 am to 4:30 pm

Future Urbanism 

Future Urbanism takes center stage in driving the urban revolution, and molding the cities of the future

Bringing together the world’s most influential urbanists, mega city developers and innovative sustainable technologies to offer a global sourcing platform towards developing intelligent, sustainable and resilient urban communities.

Future Urbanism Expo is proud to co-locate with industry-defining events that together make up the world’s largest tech ecosystem; GITEX GLOBAL, GITEX Impact, Ai Everything, and Global DevSlam.

Cyber Valley

As generative AI ascends to transformative new heights, reports show that annual global cybercrime could cost a staggering $10.5 trillion by 2025.

How will this affect your business and how can the future of cybersecurity help you neutralize these threats? Find out at the world’s largest global cybersecurity showcase, Cyber Valley, at GITEX GLOBAL.

Halls 23, 24 & 25

16th October, 11am to 5pm

17th – 20th October, 10am to 5pm

Global Devslam 

Global Devslam is revolutionizing the region’s technology landscape. This unprecedented gathering brings together tech enthusiasts, transformation buyers, and the elite developer community in a groundbreaking 3-dimensional experience. Supported by Coders HQ, a UAE government initiative, and the Python Software Foundation, Global DevSlam offers exclusive access to C-level innovators, government officials, and a diverse international coding community.

Elevate your business by exhibiting at Global DevSlam and secure new opportunities, ensuring you stay ahead of the competition.