GITEX Startup Movement hosts global entrepreneurs
Dubai hosted the launch of the world’s first, most global, week-long startup showcase at GITEX Technology Week.
Dubai hosted the launch of the world’s first, most global, week-long startup showcase. The GITEX Global Startup Movement is being held alongside GITEX Technology Week.
“Dubai and the UAE are world-renowned hubs for digital economy innovation as well as the home of a youthful population that is steadfast in its drive to innovate. The GITEX Global Startup Movement will give more than one thousand of the brightest millennial entrepreneurs from the Middle East and around the world a chance to network with peers and gain insight from global technology companies,” says Trixie LohMirmand, senior vice president, Dubai DWTC, organisers of GITEX Technology Week.
“Young innovators at the GITEX Global Startup Movement will hear success stories that will truly inspire their creativity and in turn positively impact the global community. The GITEX Global Startup Movement offers many of the region’s young founders a once in a lifetime opportunity to present their business concepts,” she adds.
Among the more than 410 startups from nearly 60 countries, more than half are making their global debut at the GITEX Global Startup Movement, with a wide range of business areas on show.