STEP started out as a series of workshops and small gatherings and over 5 years, has grown to become the largest tech experiential festival in the Middle East. With 4 conferences, more than 250 startups showcasing, and 6000+ attendees over two days, STEP 2018 will bring you the latest in tech and digital.
step startSTEP Start is the home-base for founders, startups, and entrepreneurs. STEP Start includes startup mentorship sessions, flagship pitch competition, and partner activations. learn more
step digitalSTEP Digital focuses on the most forward thinking topics and global trends on digital, advertising, content, and technologies. learn more
step xSTEP X focuses on future technology including smart cities, autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence, cloud, IoT, and regulation. learn more
step moneyTackling the most relevant topics in financial technology including blockchain, cryptocurrency, and payments across roundtables, workshops, talks and panels. learn more
STEP Music will feature a line- up of the best local and regional hip-hop and alternative music artists over the two days of the festival at the coolest nightlife spots.