Experts on AI, fintech, and virtual worlds to speak at NextTech Summit


MIT Sloan Management Review, the world’s most authoritative tech and management journal, recently launched its Middle East edition, and a summit focused on emerging technologies. The NextTech Summit brings together global and regional leaders who are redefining the business and tech industry.


Digital Dubai, the Dubai government entity focused on digitizing life in the city, has joined as Strategic Government Partner.


In an increasingly interconnected world, the impact of generative artificial intelligence, virtual worlds, and digital payments spans across all sectors. The NextTech Summit will delve into these emerging technologies at the forefront of the next digital revolution.


Speaking about this partnership, His Excellency Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori, Director General of Digital Dubai, said: “The digital revolution has deeply transformed our world with game-changing technologies that have broadened our capabilities and expedited our digital transformation journey. Dubai and the UAE have long been pioneers in the field, embracing emerging technologies and tailoring them to the needs of their citizens, residents, and visitors.”


“Digital Dubai is proud to say that we have been at the forefront of these efforts, and remain committed to continuous innovation, delivering cutting-edge solutions, and digitizing life for the entire community,” H.E. Al Mansoori added. “And with these objectives in mind, we are delighted to be joining hands with MIT Sloan Management Review as Strategic Government Partner for their Middle East edition’s NextTech Summit, which offers a prominent platform for us to advance our goals and meet the emirate’s grand ambitions.”  


Speaking about the summit, Ravi Raman, Publisher of MIT Sloan Management Review Middle East, said, “We are pleased to welcome Digital Dubai as a key partner, which reinforces the importance Dubai places on harnessing the power of emerging technologies. With the NextTech Summit we are bringing domain experts and business leaders to discuss this in detail.”


The summit will take place on 20 September 2023 at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, UAE. With more than 400 global industry leaders and key decision-makers set to gather, the summit will offer attendees a platform to learn, network, and stay connected to the business and tech community. TII is the presenting partner, along with Digital Dubai as the Strategic Government Partner. Also joining the Summit is G42 as Strategic Sponsor and Boston Consulting Group as Gold Sponsor.


Registration is open here until 13 September 2023 and seats are limited. Reserve your place today, or email for more details.