Under the patronage of His Highness, the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Ministry of Transport and Communication will hold the Qatar Information Technology Conference & Exhibition – the largest Information and Communication Technology showcase and event in Qatar – from 29th October to 1st November 2019 under the theme “Safe Smart Cities”. Featuring over 90 speakers, 300 technology exhibitors, 100 startups and 300 innovators and entrepreneur, QITCOM 2019 will be a one-stop-shop for participants to showcase disruptive smart technologies and exchange next-generation knowledge.
Smart City Expo Doha 2019 aims to gather Smart City experts from all around the world to discuss and think of possible solutions to the challenges cities are facing nowadays by means of innovation and new technologies that are advancing the urban future.
Assistant Undersecretary for Digital Society Development, MoTC.
Entrepreneurship zone at Qatar IT Conference & Exhibition 2019 provides a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and professionals to achieve their ambitions, learn from the best about digital entrepreneurship, network, gain inspiration to grow their business and lead the change. Around 300 entrepreneurs will be participating to the Entrepreneurship Zone activities, additionally around 100 local, regional and international startups will be showcasing their products and services. The zone consists of 5 main platforms:
Great Opportunity for distinguished enterprises to partner with competent and emerging startups in a global Hackathon competition
Unified platform where qualified entrepreneurs will get a chance to exchange knowledge with reputable investors, innovators, decision makers and experts to further support the development of their business.
Startup-investor matchmaking event, connecting high-impact digital startups with local, regional and international investors.
IdeaCamp is a program for entrepreneurs, developers and designers who have a innovative idea for a technology solution. Ideacamp aims to incubate the best ideas that are successfully completed by the end of the program.
Qatar Digital Business Awards recognizes pioneering Qatari companies that are leading the way in digital transformation and innovation. The awards program will recognize technology companies across multiple areas for their excellence in innovation and business performance
TumuhaTEC initiative aims at promoting ICT as a dynamic, exciting career choice to young people in Qatar. Our name TumuhaTEC translates to “your ambition” in Arabic, and with this in mind, we strive to connect students to the world of ICT. We raise their awareness, help them to enhance their ICT skills and provide information on the many career opportunities and pathways available in the sector – aiding them towards their dream digital job.