Ghanim Al Falasi, Senior VP corporate services at DSOA, said: “GITEX offers an unmatched opportunity for networking to technology leaders across the industry. With all these professionals coming together, the event will draw out a plethora of feasible ideas and potential for future collaboration.
“DSO will leverage its presence at GITEX Technology Week to initiate conversations with technology-based organisations and encourage research and development initiatives to establish base at the fully integrated tech-park. We are positive that GITEX 2012 will help us identify partners and investors with a shared vision,” Ghanim added.
The 32nd edition of GITEX will be held from 14 – 16 October at the Dubai World Trade Centre, bringing together industry leaders, decision makers and professionals from around the world. The 2011 edition gathered around 18,000 C-level executives from 128 countries and secured an average of US$1.2 million business per order.
A wholly-owned entity of Dubai Government, Dubai Silicon Oasis operates as a free zone technology park for the semiconductor, microelectronic and other high technology-based companies looking to set up their regional headquarters and R&D facilities in the Middle East and Africa region.