GITEX Global(Gulf Information Technology Exhibition) is the prominent tech annual event that is exhibited every year in Dubai World Trade Center, United Arab Emirates. It’s a global gateway to the technology of the futuristic world with a great opportunity to meet an ecosystem of global technology executives and innovative startups. The global connector event marking its 42nd edition was held from 10th to 14th October 2022, bringing together 5,000+ exhibitors from leading technology companies and also from 800+ startups. It also featured 1000+ speakers and welcomed 100,000+ attendees from 170 countries.

This is the only tech event that connects both public and private sectors together. The event is not specified to a particular field instead tech enthusiasts from any background can exhibit their innovations by setting up their pod. VIPs, exhibitors, delegates, and visitors are given passes to attend the events.

Check out the video below to have a glimpse of GITEX.

Along with GITEX GLOBAL, people with passes can have access to all the seven shows under one roof. They include

  • AI Everything
  • Global Dev Slam
  • Fintech Surge
  • Future Blockchain Summit
  • Marketing Mania
  • North Star Dubai
  • X-verse

AI Everything:

AI Everything is a government-led summit hosted by UAE’s Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy & Remote Work Application Office. AI Everything is solely dedicated to Artificial Intelligence, that aims at initiatives, collaborations and breakthrough advances in AI industry.

Global Dev Slam:

Global Dev Slam is the world’s largest event of the Middle East that brings together more than 8000 coders, developers, programmers, data scientists, DevOps Professionals and software engineers scientists from over 30 countries.

Fintech Surge:

The Middle East and North Africa’s meeting place for global fintech leaders that will visualize the financial industry’s biggest tech-revolutions in several fields like Paytech, Insurtech, Regtech, wealth & asset management and digital banking presented by 100+ globally leading financial services companies and most disruptive startups. Its the event where Finance and technology creates greater opportunities.

Future Blockchain Summit:

Future Blockchain is the event organized by Dubai World Trade Center. Over four days at the Future Blockchain Summit, industry experts will leverage countless networking opportunities, an expert conference program and transnational workshops to explore distinct themes including blockchain for Enterprise, The Future of Digital Assets and Into the Metaverse.

Marketing Mania:

The only marketing and creative technology blended together to trade show in the MENA region, that gathers the most prolific, imaginative and disruptive tech forces that are reinventing marketing, communications and CX benchmarks globally.

North Star Dubai:

North Star Dubai is the world’s largest annual startup event launched in 2016 previously known as GITEX Future Star. It is the largest startup event in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, hosting 700+ exhibiting startups, 400+ global investors and 450+ expert speakers. It exhibits startups in front of pool of tech industry professionals from more than 70 countries worldwide.


X-verse in collaboration with Decentraland is organized on inspiration from Dubai Government’s vision to become one of the top cities in Metaverse Economy. All the world’s most advanced tech ecosystems come in unison in X-VERSE to empower diverse industries within the Metaverse.

GITEX GLOBAL featuring X-verse

GITEX GLOBAL 2022 workshops and conferences: What’s new this year?

Thought provoking lectures, case studies and workshops were organized for a total of 800+ hours featuring 1000+ speakers from 17 nations including many government officials and dignitaries. Coding, Cybersecurity, Sustainability and Metaverse are the new exhibits this year.


Metaverse like you’ve never ever seen — experience it from the world’s leading virtual world platforms, and global brands and government entities that have embraced the tech.


Jump into the largest tech developers community beyond digital revolutions and empowerment meetup in partnership with Coders HQ featuring Python Powered and PYCONMEA


Featuring net-zero and climate-preserving tech. A place for tech experts along with climate tech to improve green businesses.


Featuring cyber leaders debating on how to be more cyber-resilient.

Gitex global main stage:

Digitalization is creating unimaginable opportunities in a constantly evolving and interconnected world. The Global tech pioneers will share their perspectives on major technology trends, from AI, Cloud Computing, Crypto, 6G, Quantum computing, Startup innovations and the Metaverse to the new frontier of future mobility; from flying cars, robotic pills to electric aircraft. The exclusive programme highlights the impact of the Web 3.0 economy and business priorities in an ever changing yet challenged globally economy.

H.E. Abdulla Bin Touq speech

H.E. Abdulla Bin Touq, Minister of Economy, H.E. Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of AI, and the audience had discussion session about digital world, the development of the digital economy, and entry to the market in the UAE.


A 4 day exclusive lecture covering the main aspects of government and private sectors with insights on cybersecurity.

Data Economy

Enabling AI and ML to reach a DL stage where unseen data will act as the key differentiate to measure success in the global data economy.

Digital Cities X AI

Ferret how governments use AI and ML, computer vision, image recognition, and deterministic data modeling on global scale.


The different roles of how AI and Metaverse predominantly change the education from the typical way to the classrooms of tomorrow are discussed


Discover the vital role of technology in decarbonizing the supply chain & logistics for reducing the environmental footprint of the overall automotive and fuel industries

Future Mobility:

It features on future mobility, micro mobility, drone mobility and few more interesting aspects like 5G enabled vehicles, flying cars and carbon free electric cars.

Flying Car unveiled in GITEX


The glimpse of healthcare sector in 2050 and how things are shifting from hospitals and physicians into the hands of the patients. This year has been the year of metaverse, telemedicine, AI and robots. In 2050, these terms will be normal. Discover the implications of how AI enabled robotic pills function inside human body.

A Robotic Technology


The great minds debate on taking the first Steps towards 6G to build tomorrow’s networks and the impacts of networks on gaming and metaverse.

Web 3.0

World’s largest curated Web 3.0 immersive journey to accelerate Dubai’s vision of attracting 5000 metaverse companies over 5 years.

GITEX GLOBAL 2022 featured many out of the box innovations and signified to be the global gateway for many startups and exhibits to the futuristic tech world. Some of the global companies that were featured in GITEX GLOBAL are ZOHO, Huawei, Oracle, Microsoft, CISCO, Emirates NBD, InterviewDesk, IBM, Ericsson, Honeywell, e& and few more to name.

Mark of the new beginning in AFRICA:

The signing ceremony of GITEX AFRICA at Morocco from 31 May to to 2nd marking the beginning of endless tech opportunities in AFRICA.

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