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Gulf Information Technology Exhibition

GITEX, Gulf Information Technology Exhibition, is an annual consumer computer and electronics trade show, exhibition and conference which takes place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The event is held at The Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC), firmly established as the largest and most sought after events venue in the Middle East region. 

GITEX Shopper & Consumer Electronics Expo attracts ICT retailers and suppliers such as 50 Cent, Etisalat, RedHat, and Dell. The consumer participants include IT professionals, technology enthusiasts, students and consumers as well as regional traders.

Launched in 1981, GITEX is the ICT business gateway to the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia Region. Focused on providing exhibitors with high ROI through direct business opportunities with decision makers, GITEX has maintained its position as the industry’s trend setting authority.

GITEX continually identifies the hottest global IT trends and incubates these into the event either as new sectors or conference programmes. The sectorisation of GITEX has enabled new companies to participate in identified trends as well as giving visitors the opportunity to engage, learn and implement the advances in the industry.

The event is divided into several sectors, namely: Network & Security, Software, Hardware, Card Tech, Cloud Confex, Consumer Tech, Digital Marketing, Government, Gulfcomms, Mobile, Apps & Content World, SME Zone, Business Solutions.

GITEX’s growth is synonymous with the evolution of Dubai as a global destination. GITEX’s role in the ICT industry is pivotal for the re-export market. It is an annual international trading hub for the global technology sector. GITEX acts as both, an inbound sourcing platform for the entire Middle East region and the eminent source for anyone interested in doing business in the region. 


Dubai, UAE

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