5th Middle East Chief Information Officer Conference & Vendor fair (ME CIO 2008 Summit)

Venue: Gulf Hotel

Location: Manama,, Bahrain, Bahrain

Event Date/Time: Nov 25, 2008 End Date/Time: Nov 27, 2008
Registration Date: Nov 26, 2008
Early Registration Date: Sep 30, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Sep 01, 2008
Paper Submission Date: Oct 01, 2008
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The 5th Middle East Chief Information Officer Conference & IT fair (ME CIO 2008 Summit) is the most important IT event in the region. The conference will target IT executives & professionals from various companies in the region.

In addition to the exciting, informative & interesting presentations, workshops & panel dissuasions about the latest trends in IT industry, there are a limited number of top IT leading vendors showcasing their newsiest products & services at the exhibition area.

The ME CIO 2008 Summit is an exclusive event bringing together CIOs and senior level IT and e-Business executives from leading organizations with senior representatives from the industry's solution providers, making it the perfect event to examine the challenges and issues most relevant to the IT industry over a three day in Bahrain.

The ME CIO 2008 Summit is designed to provide CIOs or Heads of IT/IS departments with a captivating business environment that will enables this audience to discuss key issues and challenges that are of paramount concern the their respective operations.

The ME CIO 2008 Summit is an excellent opportunity to meet and network with the IT Leaders at this cutting-edge event. A select group of leading Solution Providers, represented by their senior decision-making officers will join Delegates in executive level meetings and closed discussions.

The Middle East IT industry is the fastest growing in the world. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer recently said "The market for IT in the Arab world is the fastest growing in the world today, we see this region playing a n increasingly important role"


Gulf Hotel
Manama, Bahrain

Additional Information

Venue The venue has been carefully and strategically selected to be at the prestigious and the largest most impressive convention and banqueting facility in Bahrain. Its celebrated reputation has made the Gulf International Convention & Exhibition Centre (GICEC) the favourite venue for the island’s most prestigious events. From international conferences and exhibitions, It is a showcase of professionalism offering every facility and resource support for mounting such event to the highest standards. It is located at the Gulf Hotel, The first and biggest five star hotel ever built on the Island, Gulf Hotel offers more than 35 years of experience meeting the demands of discerning clients. Conveniently located 15 minutes away from the airport and five minutes from the city centre, it stands tall in harmony with the enchanting Guest Palace and the majestic Grand Mosque. It combined luxury and tradition to give you the utmost in comfort and service. Spacious 366 rooms of gracious style you will want to come back to, time and again. A diverse family of 12 restaurants, lounges and bars challenges the most demanding palate, in a setting that transports you from the Mediterranean to the Far East. The impressive and unrivalled Gulf International Convention & Exhibition Centre located within the hotel complex is a showcase of professionalism offering every facility and resource support for mounting any type of event to the highest standards.. The hotel is near commercial and shopping centers. The hotel rooms are all sea view. For more information please visit the hotel website at http://www.gulfhotelbahrain.com/