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STEP Conference 2015 – the main tech event for the Middle East

As a whole new tech, startup and innovation scene is emerging in the Middle East, Dubai is becoming the main creative scene for the region. One of the most exciting technology, design and gaming events in 2015 will be hosted in Dubai, consolidating the city’s position as the heart of innovation in the Middle East.

STEP Conference has become rapidly growing event through the years, which represents the ultimate meeting place for startups and tech innovators by attracting the most inspiring influencers, investors and entrepreneurs.

Speakers

On March 31st, STEP 2015 is expanding even further by welcoming more than 2 500+ attendees, 100+ startups and 20+ accelerators and presenting impressive list of speakers like Justin Kan (Justin.tv and Y Combinator), Ronaldo Mouchawar (souq.com), Chip Yates ( Yates Electroscope Corporation), Ralph Debbas (W Motors) and many others.

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Stages

The event will host three stages on which 15+ topics will be discussed. The key topics of the tech stage will be Auto Tech, Digital Entertainment, Online Culture, New Media & Digital News and Big Data & Cloud.

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The design stage will be the place where design meets technology and the hottest topics which will be discussed are Smart & Urban Living, User Interface & User Experience, Re-Designing Products, Mainstream 3D Printing.

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Last but not least, the third stage of the event – the Gaming stage – will present key topics about Gamification Experiences, Game Play vs. Graphics, AR Gaming and Cloud Gaming.

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There is more

Apart of the main stages, there will be many other great happenings and activities such as tech square where fast growing regional and global companies will showcase and present demo products and services; startup basecamps where the hottest regional and global startups will be showcased; gaming challenges with a great price to be won; and pitch competitions where entrepreneurs and startup owners will have the chance to present their startups and attract the attention of potential investors.

STEP 2015 is the main tech event of the year in the Middle East region and will be the key showcase of what Dubai, UAE and the whole region have to offer to the world entrepreneurial, technology and digital innovation scenes.

─ December 15, 2014