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50 Bahraini Tech Companies expected to participate in GITEX 2021

September 19, 2021

The Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTECH) and WorkSmart for Events Management, in strategic partnership with the Labour Fund “Tamkeen”, have launched their arrangements to organize the Bahraini National Pavilion (BNP) in GITEX 2021. The largest Tech exhibition and conference in the Middle East will take place from 17 to 21 October under the slogan “Creating a bolder digital future together.” 50 Bahraini tech companies are expected to take part in the Bahraini National Pavilion, besides several government institutions related to the ICT technology sector.

On this occasion, the Chairman of the Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTECH) Mr. Ubaydli Ubaydli stated that as Bahrain National Pavilion organizers, we are keen to make this year’s participation exceptional in terms of increasing the Pavilion’s floor space for a better experience of the Bahraini participation.

“We are aiming that this year’s would offer participants a distinctive strategic location to guarantee exceptional and productive participation for their enterprises in Gitex 2021,” Mr. Ubaydli added.

“The organizers seek to promote Bahraini entrepreneurs who participate in the pavilion alongside their counterparts from various other countries. GITEX organizers have always devoted a wide space to display the products and services of ICT startups as the size of the economy of startups has reached 3 trillion dollars worldwide,” he said.

Mr. Ubaydli concluded his statement by hailing the continuous support of Tamkeen Laboure Fund for Bahrain National Pavilion at GITEX, which has always contributed to achieving fruitful results to develop the business of participating Bahraini companies and establishing Bahraini startups on the right track.

For his part, Mr. Ahmed Al Hujairy, CEO of WorkSmart, stated during his presentation on the sideline of the discussion panel: “We want to build on the successes that have been accomplished through Bahrain’s participation for 14 years in GITEX, including participation in the last session of the exhibition despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are keen to ensure that Bahraini entrepreneurs and ICT companies are at the center of global developments of modern tech trends, including “Fintech”, AI, smart city developments, besides remote education, the future of transportation and supply chain, and the use of blockchain technology in many sectors such as education, health care, and general government administration among others.”