Step Conference is back in 2016 to mark one of the largest gatherings of the region’s tech world. The event started as a small gathering of 100 people four years ago, and now it has become the go-to conference of middle east’s startup world.
Middle East’s biggest startup conference will take place on 4-5 April 2016 at The Dubai International Club in UAE as a full packed two day event . This year’s Step Conference has grown more than twice the size comparing to last year’s 2000+ attendees to 5000+ guest from all over the world. Over 200 of the region’s brightest startup will also attend this event. Startups and investors have the chance to connect and startups can get more exposure through the event’s startup booths.
Step Conference’s pitch competition will also bring heat to the event with 50 startups participating. The competition will be judged by representatives From IBM, Cadillac, Wamda Capital, Google and more.
Last year’s event consisted of 50 international speakers. Among the speakers Mike Butcher of TechCrunch and Dave McClure of 500 Startups and representatives from Google, Facebook and Youtube could be seen. For the first time Iranian speakers will also attend the event and a”Iran Startup Ecosystem” panel will be held on the second day of the event to talk about the state of Iran’s startup and investment scene and future horizons of the country’s entrepreneurial action.
TechRasa has also partnered with Step Conference as a media partner. Stay tuned for live event coverage on TechRasa’s twitter handle and a full coverage of the event.