With Expo2020 right around the corner, Dubai has budgeted $2.5bn for infrastructure spends in the year 2019. Under the patronage of the Ministry of Infrastructure Development the 6th Annual Arab Future Cities Summit 2019 will be held on 16 and 17 September 2019 in Dubai. This upcoming edition of the conference will analyze the rapid development this region has seen in order to evolve into one of the leading smart cities in the world. Smart cities channel urban development with its citizens at the heart of it, and the Emirate of Dubai has been leading the way in its various smart city developments and plans.
Digital technology is disrupting every sector giving rise to seamless connectivity and smarter solutions that enable the growth of smart cities. This summit will be an innovative platform in promoting strategies for sustainable development that are in sync with the latest smart technology implementation. Over 300 senior executives across sectors and industries will come together to learn and share the various opportunities for growth in this ever evolving smart cities roadmap.
WEDNESDAY MAY 08, 2019
The program agenda will also emphasize on UAE’s smart city initiatives and the success of programs such as UAEPass initiative, Dubai Blockchain Strategy, and Dubai Paperless Strategy, to name a few.
This is my 3rd Expotrade event – as usual the event is beautifully and professionally organized with an interesting selection of speakers, subjects and panelists. Good venue, refreshments, etc.
Perkins & Will
The event fits us perfectly, and the organization team was so helpful with everything. Thank you for everything.
Very impressed with the attendee quality level. A large number of facilitated introductions. Well-run event with smooth on-site logistics.
Dubai is on the forefront of the ‘Smart City’ revolution and events like the Arab Future Cities Summit are critical if we are to achieve this ambitious goal. In terms of organization, I cannot be more pleased with the support we have received from the AFCSD team, prior to, during and post-event. I want to reiterate my thanks to the entire team for their outstanding work. Given that we are only...
The event was really good and well organized where I have gained a multitude of experiences. There were knowledgeable speakers who were also well experienced. The companies which were presenting their ideas was also good. The way they presented was good. Thank you.
Head of Planning and Development Office
It was a very good summit. The topics were very relevant and speakers were well experienced with thoughtful ideas. The event was well organized.
Dubai Properties Group
There were excellent presentations of the future world. I found very knowledgeable presenters. The venue was excellent. The services were also excellent. I will attend again next time.
Senior Manager Projects
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry
The summit is useful and information shared within was quite impressive. The arrangement was perfect.
Masoud Al Reyami
Senior Manager/Smart City and IOE Solutions
The conference was very informative and it painted the future of the smart Arab cities. We are excited about the potential partnerships that we can form to improve efficiency, safety, and innovation of our cities. We were able to network with some key decision makers which is extremely valuable to our company. Thank you to all.
Director of Business Development
The show was very well organized and was successful in bringing in quality and relevant delegates and visitors.
Regional Sales Manager