GITEX 2023

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

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Date: October 16 to October 20, 2023
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre (DTWC)
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Target Audience: Canadian start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector.
Sector: Information and communications technologies

Event Description:

Are you a Canadian ICT company looking to expand in the UAE? Visit Dubai from October 16-20, to attend the 43rd edition of GITEX, the region’s largest and most influential technology show. This event brings together thought-leaders, creators, innovators, and decision-makers to discuss, debate, showcase new products, and identify future opportunities. In 2022, GITEX hosted over 5,000 exhibitors from 90 countries and saw 140,000 visitors from 170 countries. The ICT show covers the themes of:

You are invited to join the Trade Commissioner Service (TCS)’s GITEX 2023 business-to-business (B2B) program, where you will be able to:

Register to attend

Please note: there is no cost to participate in the GITEX 2023 B2B program. If you intend to take part in the in-person meetings from October 16‑20, you will need to purchase a GITEX Conference ticket to access the B2B meeting site (DWTC). 

Why your organization should participate:

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

The Trade Commissioner, Arun Basandani,, specializes in the Information and communications technologies (ICT) sector for the United Arab Emirates market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region.

The Trade Commissioners active in the following markets will also be present at the event, and will be able to inform you on business opportunities in their markets. Please contact them to make an appointment:

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service offers services free of charge to Canadian exporters and companies that meet our client criteria.

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