The largest and most prominent smart cities summit in Qatar is back for its sixth year. Arab Future Cities Summit Qatar 2017 will be held on the 10th and 11th of April in Doha. Across two days, the summit will bring together renowned industry leaders from the region and across the globe to lay emphasis on implementing strategic smart city developments and address the challenges faced in the region.
The fifth edition of the summit held under the patronage of Ministry of Transport & Communications and Ministry of Municipality and Environment Qatar was a stupendous success, witnessing over 450 senior industry professionals in attendance.
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TUESDAY NOVEMBER 01, 2016
Dates announced of 2017 edition of the Arab Future Cities Summit Qatar.
MONDAY APRIL 11, 2016
The fifth Annual Arab Future Cities attracted over 400 delegates on the first day of the summit.
THURSDAY MARCH 31, 2016
5th Annual Arab Future Cities Summit 2016 to be held under the patronage of H.E. Minister of Transport & Communications
SUNDAY APRIL 19, 2015
The Arab Future Cities Summit lived up to its reputation of being the premier smart cities event in the region, with over 400 participants.
The summit was very well-organized. The staff was also very helpful. Information presented was very up-to-date. Food and beverage quality was very good. Overall, great summit! Thanks.
It is a great pleasure for me to be a delegate of Arab Future Cities Summit in Qatar on April 11-12, 2016. I would like to provide my positive feedback and high appreciation for the nice spirit and professional approaches used by the organizer. It was a really Smart Summit based on good team work, fantastic moderation and quality, innovative presentations.
Qatar-Ukraine Business Forum
This is the second year for Cisco as a major sponsor of this event. We believe that having a large presence from the private and public sector at this event really shows the commitment in Qatar and the commitment from the private and public sectors to develop smart cities. What we have seen today is really amazing in terms of the diversity of individuals, representatives from the private and publi...
Smart+Connected Communities Business Lead
We are glad to be back here at the Arab Future Cities in Doha. We find a very well-attended event with a high quality of guests here. We have been able to interact with a lot of people and share our vision and thought for the future of smart city development not only within Doha and Qatar but across the region as well.
Regional Vice President - Smart Cities & IoT
Every year when we come here, we listen to new ideas, we get to know more people and great strategies from other well- reputed companies. It has been valuable for sure.
Vice President - Commercial
The event has been a very good occasion to have proficuous meetings with business actors and to attend to interesting speeches. The way chosen by the organization to manage the interactions between the participants was very effective.
Interaction with the decision-makers (client) visitors include Consultants, Contractors and Government sector (Ashgal, MMUP, MOT, ICT, Kahrama, Ooredoo, QNBN, etc.); right people from the same target industry; conference sessions with the key information of Doha market; opportunity to introduce our company to the related industry/companies; well organized and good management; all time attendance f...
Ahmad Al Saadi
Business Development Manager
It's a very well organized summit. I'm enjoying being here, it's my first time in Doha actually, so it's good to come here and have this as my first experience. There have been a lot of good conversations some good exchanges already; I've got a pocket full of business cards and lots of opportunities to follow up afterwards.
Executive Director of Futures and Best Practice
Future Cities Catapult (London)
I was really, really impressed by the amount of companies involved here. I can see that there is an amazing need and market in the region. I was really amazed by the attendance, at least 400 people, if not 500.
Eng. Zeina Nazer
I have been enjoying the summit this morning. Since I had attended the last summit as well, it was pretty interesting and this has been even more interesting this year.
Ministry of Environment, Qatar