Mubasher: Arabnet Riyadh is set to bring two simultaneous conferences to the Saudi capital for the second consecutive year in its 8th edition this December to discuss innovation and new technologies reshaping the world’s economy.
The conference will feature two separate events. The first is “Arabnet Riyadh” with more than 2,000 corporate executives and senior government leaders, and “Inspire Saudi,” which will be attended by around 4,000 entrepreneurs, youth, and students.
The event will be held on 10-11 December 2019, under the theme “Connecting the Kingdom.”
Arabnet Riyadh 2019, will comprise four areas, the first is “Finverse,” which will explore trends in financial technology (fintech), the rise of challenger banks, as well as cutting-edge technologies and the next wave of innovation in digital payments.
Secondly, “Ad/Edge” will tackle how brands, agencies, and publishers are adapting their strategies to keep up with new technologies, consumer behaviors, and modern changes in the industry.
Moreover, two one-day events will be held during Arabnet Riyadh 2019, namely: the exclusive “CIO Forum” that will gather Chief information officers (CIOs), Chief Technology Officers (CTOs), and senior IT decision-makers; and the “Investor Summit” that will focus on technology investors, featuring masterclasses, investor matching, connections with limited partners (LPs), and interactive discussion sessions.
Meanwhile, Inspire Saudi will gather key regional investors, government leaders, and successful startups to highlight the changing technology landscape and emerging trends and opportunities.
Inspire Saudi is also set to feature investors from around the world to highlight the latest trends in the global technology sector.