The Dubai Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE Dubai), as part of its mission to be a major entrepreneurial catalyst in the Middle East, has been signed on as the Startup Ecosystem Partner for the upcoming Gitex Shopper 2016, scheduled to be taken place from 16 to 20 October 2016 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
As part of the association with Gitex, TiE Dubai will host a number of informative, interactive sessions entitled Tech Talks and Startup Sessions under the leadership of its Chapter President, PK Gulati. These sessions will host some of the prominent regional as well as international speakers on relevant topics discussing the new trends in the markets and technology sectors. Apart from the talks and panel discussions, TiE Dubai plans to host a unique Networking Lounge in the Startup area where TiE Dubai’s charter members make themselves available for pre-booked, one-on-one mentoring sessions for startups.
TiE Dubai, founded in 2003, is a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting and supporting entrepreneurship. It engages in hosting networking events and mentoring startup founders in the region. TiE Dubai Network comprises over 1800 successful entrepreneurs, business executives, and management professionals from different industries.
Gitex Shopper is the most anticipated and the largest consumer electronic mega event in the country. It will host all the leading tech brands and the regions’ biggest retailers, showcasing world’s latest technologies, during the eight-day sales gala.