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Premium sponsor

stc is a world-class digital leader providing innovative services and platforms to customers emphasizing cutting edge, technology driven solutions with a focus on the future. As a decidedly customer centric company for clients and employees they are committed to the quality of life program of Vision 2030. Positioned as the leading digital operator in KSA, stc are enabling the digital transformation with the best possible solutions for their clients. stc core brand values of dynamism, devotion and drive, are equally balanced by their objectives to be a responsible, caring and inclusive company.

5G transformation sponsor

Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers. They enable the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology.

Strategic sponsors

Etihad Etisalat Company is a Saudi Arabian telecommunications services company that offers fixed line, mobile telephony, and Internet services under the brand name Mobily. The company was established in 2004, and in the summer of that year, won the bid for Saudi Arabia's second GSM licence.

SAP is one of the world’s leading producers of software for the management of business processes, developing solutions that facilitate effective data processing and information flow across organizations.

Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. Huawei’s mission is to bring digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world. 


Aramco is a leading producer of the energy and chemicals that drive global commerce and enhance the daily lives of people around the globe by continuing delivering an uninterrupted supply of energy to the world.

Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT and networking. Cisco helps seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the unconnected. 

Platinum sponsors

Microsoft Arabia opened its first office in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Riyadh in 1998, and after a short period of time opened branch offices in Jeddah and Khobar, thus establishing a wide presence in the main business centers in the Kingdom, as part of its affirmation of its long-term commitment to the Kingdom and its people.

One of the initiatives of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia which aims to build national digital capabilities in the areas of modern technologies related to the techniques of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and to keep up to date with the requirements of digital transformation.


NTDP is a national program that contributes to developing the technology ecosystem in the Kingdom and increasing its effectiveness by driving sustainable growth using different interventions and support mechanisms complementing efforts made by others stakeholders. 

Monshaat works on supporting, developing and nurturing the SME sector in line with best global practices by implementing and supporting programs and projects to promote the cultural and spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation.

Jahez is a Saudi company that facilitates an online food delivery platform to unite stakeholders from restaurants, logistic fleet, and customers to deliver meal orders into Jahez Mobile Application.

neoleap is a financial global digital solutions company, licensed by Saudi Central Bank. the company includes under its umbrella a range of payment services and the establishment of a unique financial technology experience for individuals and organizations such as: digital wallet, point of sale, e-commerce, and payment gateway. With a vision to be the leader of shaping the future of payments in the Kingdom.

A leading Saudi based telecom provider offering next-generation ICT solutions for broadband, connectivity, cloud computing, managed services, security services, satellite services and internet services for government, businesses, wholesale and consumers sectors.





THIQAH business services was established back in the year of 2012 with an objective of leading change through impactful smart solutions, business services and data services. THIQAH is determined to offer high-quality services built upon creativity, and executed by skilled professionals in an effective work environment. 

Blockchain partner

With unbounded on-chain scaling, the BSV blockchain meets the needs of large scale technology applications: high transaction volumes, fast speed, predictable low fees, micropayment capabilities, and greater data capacity. Its powerful technical capabilities enable smart contracts, tokenization, IoT device management, computation and more. BSV also supports an environment-friendly and regulation-compliant blockchain ecosystem that enterprises and governments want.

FinTech Partner

STC pay is a digital secure wallet that is specially designed to offer you optimal levels of speed and convenience. This service allows you to make online payments, transfer funds safely and on the go, in addition to online purchases and at participating retailers. All of these payment options are easily done through your phone and other smart devices.

MakanE is the “place” for businesses to claim their digital real estate by creating and growing their online business using MakanE’s rich e-commerce platform. Users can use their own domain and operate their online business and sell their products around the world. Over 10,000 businesses are currently using the platform across several sectors, ranging from F&B to supermarkets, fashion to consumer electronics, and everything in between. 

Knowledge partner

KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG is a British-Dutch multinational professional services network, and one of the Big Four accounting organizations.

Digital consulting sponsor

PwC's purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. They are a network of firms in 155 countries with over 284,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services. 

Gold sponsors

IBM’s history in Saudi Arabia goes back to 1947 when IBM installed the first computer in the Middle East in Saudi Aramco, more than 70 years ago.
Since then, IBM has worked side by side with government and enterprise sectors in the Kingdom on multiple projects of national and economic importance while developing young talents and preparing them for the labor market to support the development agenda in Saudi Arabia.


2P for Commercial Services was established in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 2004 as a mobile value added service (VAS) called Wesal as an IP Business Telephony System, followed by Tarasul as a messaging system and Yammah as a bulk SMS service. The company then introduced the first in-house developed cash payment system smart cash which is fully integrated and approved by Sadad. 

Lean is a leading company in serving and developing the health sector as it offers various solutions & services. Including data analysis, enhancing digital health services in particular, and e-services in general to improve the effectiveness and efforts made in the sector by working competently and passionately. The enthusiasm and resolve of Lean are drawn from the 2030’s Vision objectives, aiming to enhance KSA’s quality of general health indicators.


A Saudi venture studio (AKA startup studio/venture builder) building successful and sustainable enterprises from the ground up by capitalizing on their expertise, resources and network.

They carefully select, validate and launch bold ideas that are then turned into full-fledged spun-off businesses.

TAWAL's mission is to provide leading integrated ICT infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. TAWAL launched in 2019 after obtaining its license from CITC making it the first Telecommunications Tower Company in the Kingdom and largest in the region. TAWAL now owns a portfolio of more than 15,000 telecom towers spread across the Kingdom. TAWAL enables telecom companies, government and private entities to boost infrastructure 

Spire Solutions is Middle East & Africa’s leading value-added distributor (VAD), with exclusive distribution rights for some of the world’s best-known vendors (OEMs) that offer niche cyber security solutions and services. We engage, empower and enable channel partners across Middle East & Africa via various partnership models and partner success programs.

It is our responsibility to enable an innovative communications infrastructure, while ensuring that services provided within the Kingdom meet the accessibility, performance, fairness and value standards that we set.Our team oversee a competitive, efficient and fair market that generates growth to meet the socio-economic needs of KSA, now and in the future.

Silver sponsors


Commscope experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help their customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers—they provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

AlJammaz Technologies is a leading Middle East Technology Value Added Distributor, which distributes advanced technology products, solutions and services in the areas of Data centers, infrastructure, cloud, IoT, networking, data and voice communications, Servers, storage, wireless mobility, broadband & Internet access Consumer gadgets and Life style. 

Bronze sponsors

DETASAD (Detecon Al Saudia Co. Ltd.) has a consistent record of accomplishments as a key contributor to the development and evolution of the ICT sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Seamless cloud accounting state of the art solutions that transform traditional business environments into an integrated technology framework that accelerates accounting operations and empowers accountants to be consultants and effective decision makers.

Lucidya is a tool for social media analytics powered by artificial intelligence and big data solution.

HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. 

Citrix provides technology that empowers organizations to unlock their potential and deliver a better employee experience. Their goal is to give people the space to succeed and do their best work - wherever they are.

Coursera partners with more than 200 leading universities and companies to bring flexible, affordable, job-relevant online learning to individuals and organizations worldwide. They offer a range of learning opportunities—from hands-on projects and courses to job-ready certificates, career credentials, and degree programs.

Hitachi High-Tech is a global company offering a wide range of cutting edge products and services and around the world.

Zoom helps people stay connected so they can get more done together. From meetings, chat, phone, and webinars to conference room systems and online events, Zoom powers all your communication needs. 

Meltwater is a global company that helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insights from the outside. 

Sitecore delivers a digital experience platform that empowers the world’s smartest brands to build lifelong relationships with their customers. A highly decorated industry leader, Sitecore is the only company bringing together content, commerce, and data into one connected platform that delivers millions of digital experiences every day. 

Start-up competition sponsor

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is a graduate-level research university located on the shores of the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia. KAUST is dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education and innovation. 

Start-up ecosystem sponsors

Lean Node Startup Studio offers a six months program for startups focused on helping entrepreneurs create outstanding startups from an idea to an investment.

To empower Entrepreneurs with the utmost excellent education, guidance and resources.

KSUM is the State Nodal Government Agency that support the startup ecosystem by means of building or connecting different components such as infrastructure, incubators and accelerators,industry collaboration, R&D connect and Institutional linkages, skilled talent creation, funding, government support, international collaborations, scaling existing and establishing new incubators/accelerators and build up a model for moving fast from ideas to IPO/Unicorns.

Insights sponsor

Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we work closely with clients to embrace a transformational approach aimed at benefiting all stakeholders—empowering organizations to grow, build sustainable competitive advantage, and drive positive societal impact.

Data analytics and AI sponsor

SpireData is a leading solutions provider for Big Data and Artificial Intelligence services for business. We offer end to end solutions for Data Strategy & Governance, AI & Advanced Analytics, AI & Intelligent Automation, Data Platform & Architecture, cybersecurity analytics and BI Augmented Analytics

Hospitality sponsor

Floward is an online flowers and gifting company; they pride themselves in creating a seamless experience for their customers and making sending flowers and gifts as enjoyable as receiving them. Operating in 36 cities in nine countries across the MENA region and UK, they guarantee same-day delivery across the board through their own refrigerated fleet to ensure their arrangements arrive fresh to the customer.

Investor sponsor dinner

Saudi Venture Capital Company (SVC) is a Government VC established in 2018 by Monshaat as part of the Financial Sector Development Program (FSDP) to stimulate venture investments by investing in funds as well as co-investing with angel groups for the primary goal of minimizing financing gaps for startups and SMEs by investing SAR 2.8 billion ($750 Million). SVC invests in VC funds, accelerator and startup studio funds, growth capital funds, and debt as well venture debt funds to catalyze startup and SMEs financing and minimize fund-raising entry barriers for fund managers who are looking to invest in or finance high-growth startups and SMEs with growth potential. SVC also co-invests in startups along with angel investors through approved angel investor groups. SVC also co-invests in startups along with institutional investors (i.e., fund managers), when there is an equity financing gap or to catalyze later stage investments for strategic or financially-driven objectives.