Top Middle East tech conferences for 2020-21

CIO Middle East's directory of 2020-21 technology conferences and events across Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The region is one of the few areas of the world where events are being held in-person, with Gitex being held in Dubai this month. Check out our updated list.

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CIO Middle East has compiled a list with some of the most exciting technology events for CIOs and other IT executives in the Middle East. Gitex, the biggest tech event in the MENA region, is one of the few events in the world at the moment being held in person. This page will get updated regularly, so keep checking it for new content.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend that you double-check the status of any in-person event you want to attend before committing to travel.

December 2020

2-3 December: E-Pay Summit. The virtual conference is focused on payments and online banking to support the GCC’s vision of a cashless society. More than 35 speakers—many from leading banks and financial services organisations—are expected to make presentations. Representatives from more than 50 exhibitors and 12 countries are also expected.

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