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Who Attends & Why

6 - 10 December 2020, Dubai World Trade Centre. UAE

Who Attends & Why

Who attends?

GISEC brings together over 8,300+ of the foremost Infosec and tech professionals, business leaders, change makers and senior practitioners for three days of unparalleled discovery, learning & networking with key government contacts and top businesses from across the world including:

100+ CIO/CISO/VP of top companies like Telefonica, Saudi Ports, IKEA Group, Amazon Pay India, DHL Express, Dubai Health Authority, Habib Bank Ag, Juma Al Majid Group, Al Maskari Holding, Bank of Jordan, General Motors MENA, Dubai Customs, General Electric MENA, Union National Bank, Majid Al Futtaim Retail – Carrefour, Lulu Group International and many more.



Holding titles of:

CEO (Chief Executive officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology officer)
CSO (Chief Security officer)    
CISO (Chief Information Security officer)
CDO (Chief Digital Officer)
Director General

& SVP, VP, Director, Head, Sr. Manager, Managers in the fields of:

  • Information Security
  • Cyber Crime
  • Cyber Security
  • Threat management
  • Cyber Crime
  • Cyber Security
  • Threat management
  • Critical infrastructure
  • IT Compliance
  • Risk & Governance
  • Information systems audit
  • Operational risk
  • IT infrastructure
  • Operational Technology
  • IT Architecture
  • Strategy
  • IT
  • Smart services
  • ​​​Digital transformation
  • Data
  • R&D
  • M2M
  • Applications
  • e-gov
  • IoT (Internet of things)
  • Technology
  • Innovation
  • AI (Artificial Intelligence)
  • IT Operations


From Industries

  • Communications/Electronics
  • Defense
  • Education
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Legal
  • Manufacturing
  • Media & Broadcasting
  • Telecom
  • Transport (Aviation, Road, Railway)
  • Utilities

Know our success in numbers:

  • 86% of visitors come from Middle East, Africa and South Asia
  • 95% of attendees say they were satisfied with the event
  • 52% visitors postponed their purchase to coincide with the event

Wait! We have more…

  • 5 days of learning and networking with top most industry leaders
  • Co-located with GITEX, GITEX Future Stars, Future Blockchain Summit and Marketing Mania
  • 100+ free sessions across  co-located shows
  • The Dark stage - a first ever in Dubai that will cover the most controversial and cutting edge topics.
  • Live Hacks demonstration by the world's most famous hackers
  • B2B Matchmaking Programme

Why attend?

Because only at GISEC you can:

  • Experience the world’s best record-breaking cyber & IoT technology
  • Learn about the latest industry trends and innovations
  • Get inspiration from expert speakers and open discussions of critical issues
  • Connect with like-minded professionals from industry, government and academia
  • Become a member of a unique and relevant global community


  • Great experience and valuable information.
    Abdul Qadir
    Information Security, Dubai Investments Techsource
  • Great event, got to know about new security product lines.
    Juned Kittur
    Senior It Security Engineer, Intigral
  • I am so glad that I could tap into few important things as well as learn from CISOs, CIO, thought leaders, and vendors regarding how they secure and manage their infrastructure and applications.
    Vinod Vijayan
    IT Manager, Control & Applications Emirates

Supporters & Partners


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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority

Official Smart City Partner

Strategic Sponsors & Partners

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Platinum sponsors

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Diamond sponsors

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Silver sponsor


Industry & Association Partner

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Knowledge Partner

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