By Kay Marham/ Arabian Business - Image Credit: Arabian Business
SOURCE: Arabian Business - GITEX Future Stars aiming for biggest ever gathering in the global start-up ecosystem
As the MENA region reports an astronomical 560% year-on-year increase in investment in start-ups in 2016, Dubai prepares to host over 250 of the world’s leading angel investors and venture capitalists looking for the next big opportunity at GITEX Future Stars.
GITEX Future Stars (held alongside GITEX Technology Week at Dubai World Trade Centre) aims to attract the biggest ever confluence of the global start-up ecosystem to Dubai between October 8-12.
The event is set to host over 700 entrepreneurs and innovators from 75 countries to showcase ground-breaking ideas and engage with over 250 of the world’s most influential investors and venture capitalists.
GITEX Future Stars will feature three distinctly themed conference tracks with trending conversations on capital funding, tech start-ups and creative disruptors, featuring high-profile regional and international speakers. Start-ups and entrepreneurs will also have the opportunity to network with and learn from renowned Silicon Valley investors.