Transform the Digital Economy: 16th Annual Middle East CIO Summit

• IDC is hosting the 16th annual Middle East CIO Summit in Dubai on February 22-23, 2023.
• The summit will focus on transforming digital adoption across the Middle East region, leveraging infrastructure, data, and skills.
• The summit is themed ‘Enabling the Digital Economy’ and will focus on driving local economic value, employment creation, and social development.

IDC is proud to announce the 16th edition of its annual Middle East CIO Summit, which will take place in Dubai on February 22-23, 2023. This prestigious event will bring together leading IT executives from across the region to discuss the latest trends in digital technologies and the impact they are having in the Middle East region.

The summit will be themed ‘Enabling the Digital Economy’ and will focus on transforming digital adoption across the Middle East region. The region is experiencing a rapid rate of digital adoption and organizations are adapting their business models to meet the changing needs of their customers. To stay ahead of the competition, organizations must leverage infrastructure, data, and skills alongside critical technology enablers such as 5G, the cloud, and AI.

Jyoti Lalchandani, IDC’s group vice president and regional managing director for the Middle East, Türkiye, and Africa, says: “Today, almost every country in the region has a cohesive national vision for a digital economy that focuses on driving local economic value, employment creation, and social development by reaching the underserved. Whether it is accessing essential government services, purchasing products on digital platforms, or the shift to online learning and working, the impact of this mass transition to digital is evident everywhere.”

At the summit, attendees will be able to hear from keynote speakers, panelists, and industry experts on topics such as the impact of digital on the economy, the use of technology in government services, and the future of digital transformation in the Middle East. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with their peers, gain insights from industry leaders, and explore the latest technologies and solutions on display.

The summit is the perfect platform for IT executives to exchange ideas, gain knowledge, and discover new ways to drive innovation and success in their organizations. IDC is excited to host this event and looks forward to welcoming attendees from across the Middle East region.