What is Cloud MENA 2018 all about?
Cloud MENA 2018, with its revived format as a standalone event and a programme packed with networking, will bring the key Cloud experts from the MENA region to discuss the present challenges and future direction of Cloud in the region, with focus on smart cities and IoT, AI and machine learning, blockchain, GDPR and local data regulation.
Attendees and sponsors will benefit significantly from several smart networking sessions, which are a brand new, industry-specific networking format, held several times on each day. Pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings and VIP exhibition tours will keep you busy and productive during the whole event. A dynamic conference programme will bring you all the latest information you need about the evolution of Cloud in MENA in specific vertical sectors, such as retail, FMCG, finance, healthcare, aviation, automotive, education, government and more.
The very successful and popular Awards ceremony will again shine the light on the best in cloud in the region in 2018. The Cloud MENA 2018 doors will open, with an easy and quick registration process onsite, on April 9th next year. We look forward to welcoming you to Cloud MENA 2018!
Reasons to attend Cloud MENA 2018
Cloud MENA 2018 will introduce a completely revamped format, with many more networking opportunities, quick and easy registration process and a dynamic conference experience, full of networking opportunities for our sponsors, speakers and attendees.
Focusing only on the cloud and all about the cloud
At Cloud MENA 2018, the exhibition and conference will be fully focused on the Cloud and Cloud-based technologies. Join us for the latest and greatest case studies and technologies for implementing, and succeeding with, the cloud in MENA's organisations in various vertical sectors and government.
Network like never before
With the event programme focused strongly on networking, pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings and a glamourous awards ceremony, Cloud MENA 2018 is not to be missed if your focus is on meeting with new and existing contacts in the region.
Get through the door quickly and easily
Cloud MENA 2018 will be easy and quick to get into, with a new registration process and no queues at the door. All the necessary information to register quickly will be collected before the event. You can book your free enterprise pass here or purchase a conference pass and/or Cloud MENA Awards ticket here.
Brand new, luxurious venue: Jumeirah Beach Hotel
We are moving from the Dubai World Trade Center to the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, for a more secluded and specific Cloud experience, which includes valet parking and a 5 star guest experience.
Relevant content and latest case studies in the conference
The conference will focus on enterprise experiences in the region, with the latest international best practice, but also local, regulatory and security issues. The one-track programme will ensure that everyone can benefit from the whole range of informative content across both days of the event, without missing a session.
A VIP experience of the exhibition floor
The exhibition floor will showcase only Cloud and Cloud-based technologies, from a range or providers in the region and internationally. Attendees will have the chance to register for a personalised meetings schedule with exhibitors in the meeting rooms and a personalised schedule created through the event app, for the best event experience.
Our inspiring speaker line-up for 2018 includes:
Cloud MENA 2018 Advisory Board
We are delighted to present our Advisory Board members, who have contributed to the shape of Cloud MENA 2018 event with their expertise and experience, and have influenced the content, format and speakers of the 8th Cloud MENA edition to be the best one yet.
Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities
Secure a premium speaking slot in front of a receptive audience of carrier led decision makers.
Private meeting rooms
Maximise your networking at the event through our private meeting room facilities.
One to one meeting service
Let us do the hard work for you and create a pre-scheduled meeting timetable for you.
Acquire a prominent stand in the exhibition floor to showcase your products and solutions.
Gain maximum exposure for your brand pre event and onsite through various branding opportunities.
Hosted networking opportunities
Gain even more face to face time with our buy side audience through hosting a workshop, dinner, breakfast or other networking function.