Third Party Event

24 Feb 2021 - 25 Feb 2021

While COVID-19 has disrupted every element of global business, it has also demonstrated the critical importance of digital transformation and its momentous role in sustaining business into the New Normal.

The annual IDC Middle East CIO Summit is one of the most anticipated events on the calendar for the region’s leading ICT decision makers. Taking place on February 24-25 under the theme ‘Innovative Digital Strategies: Evolving to the Demands of a New Reality’, this year’s 14th edition will bring together renowned business leaders, influential IT heads, and respected industry analysts to exchange insights and share their collective expertise.

Hosted on IDC’s fully immersive virtual platform, this online event will combine presentations, panel discussions, real-life use cases, and dedicated technology tracks to give delegates a bird’s eye view of the current market situation. Join us as industry experts explore the latest digital innovations and strategies for propelling your organization to meet the unique challenges of these unprecedented times.

Be Inspired by Technology Pioneers and Industry Experts from Around the World!

The CIO Masterclass Arena:
Here, you will find a selection of CXO best-practice presentations, fireside chats, and panel discussions as ICT pioneers and thought leaders present first-hand insights into the successful digital transformation strategies that have been applied within their own organizations.

Exclusive Government Panel
Featuring the thoughts of senior public-sector leaders, the CIO Masterclass Arena will also play host to a dedicated session exploring an exciting new era in government transformation.

New Features for 2021:
❖ The inaugural CIO50 Middle East Awards, which will recognize excellence in the areas of innovation, leadership, and resiliency.
❖ An industry-leading Virtual Platform that will guarantee an immersive, enjoyable, and interactive experience for all.
❖ Gamification Activities that will ensure the Summit is also fun, exciting, and memorable!

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