23 - 25 MAY 2023
10:00 - 18:00 DAILY


HITEC Conference

Unparalleled caliber and scale all in one room

HITEC Dubai, taking place at The Hotel Show Dubai, offers an intensive education programme planned by an Advisory Council comprised of world-renowned hospitality technologists from some of the region’s best hotels and resorts. The HITEC Dubai programme will feature interactive presentations, discussions and demonstrations centered around lessons from diverse real-world case studies, results from the hottest technology implementations and pilots, as well as examination of near-future innovations and trends.

These sessions will be led by senior IT professionals from highly respected and innovative hotel and restaurant operators, technology commentators, solution providers and start-ups, and is completely free-to-attend for all hospitality IT professionals.

Key themes

  • Cybersecurity
  • Financial Management
  • Tech innovation
  • IT management
  • IT operations

Discover the latest innovations

As well as the HITEC Dubai Conference, The Hotel Show Dubai will be showcasing the latest trends and innovations from across the Hospitality Technology sector, in our dedicated Technology and Security show area.

Participate in HFTPs Entrepreneur 20X at HITEC Dubai

Start-up companies with an established hospitality technology solution are invited to compete in the Entrepreneur 20X competition at HITEC Dubai 2023. They will be presenting your product and solution to a panel of industry experts and angel investors for the Judge's Choice cash prize of $2,500.

One person from each startup will pitch for four minutes. Immediately following the pitch, the judges have four minutes to ask questions.

All competitors will have the opportunity to get their company elevated with a published editorial and video profile, connection to industry mentors and more.

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E20X participants will be selected from the field of applicants and pitch their business concepts to a panel of expert judges and HITEC Dubai attendees and exhibitors. Participants will have access to a team of mentors, before the competition, who will inspire and educate the startups by lending them insights, expertise, and guidance. The E20X judge's panel will determine the grand prize, "E20X Judge's Award."

The E20X Judges Award Winner will receive international recognition, permission to use the E20X award logo and mentoring opportunities from industry and investor experts. There are no fees to apply to participate in the competition. However, All applicants must be “true” startups and pre–Series A funding.

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