Seamless Middle East 2022 – Fintech, Banking, E-Commerce & More!
The goal of Seamless Middle East 2022 is to bring together the finest and most inventive minds in the payment, fintech, banking, retail, e-commerce, card, and identity industries across the world.
This event is one of the region’s premier conferences and exhibitions on payment and commerce technologies. There are separate conference agendas for Payments, Fintech, e-commerce, Retail, and Identity at the event.
Did you know? 500 of the region’s biggest technology providers will be present at this one free to attend show!
Note – You don’t need to buy a seamless middle east 2022 ticket to take part in the event. It’s free to enter!
Official Dates of the Event – 31st May to 2nd June 2022
Planning to Travel to Dubai to take part in this exciting trade event? Before you do that, go through this brief guide which will help you to understand all the interesting and unique aspects of the Seamless Middle East Event,
Major Attractions of Seamless Middle East 2022
An Impressive Seamless Middle East 2022 Lineup
An all-star roster of international and regional Fintech companies, revolutionizing transactions in consumer banking, institutional and corporate banking, insurance and financing will be included in the fintech showcase.
There is a dedicated exhibit for attendees who want to see the latest in financial technology innovation just outside the main conference.
An absolute must-see on the show floor, it is tailored to fit your technological, customer service, and marketing requirements. Plus, it’s the best way to stay on top of Middle Eastern financial innovation.
Ecommerce University – A Seamless Middle East 2022 Exhibition Stand
A free two-day workshop that aims to help you design, launch, and grow a lucrative e-commerce business, with each session providing practical guidance. Learn all about cookies, chatbots, affiliate marketing, and so much more!
Start-Up Pitch offs – Must-see Event of Seamless Middle East 2022
Seamless Middle East’s start-up pitch-off, now in its sixth year, has established itself as a legitimate exhibition centrepiece. Seamless Pitch-off is calling on all Fintech and Commerce startups around the world to compete on stage and be declared champions.
The Pitch-off Format
The format is straightforward. Five to ten start-ups have five minutes each to pitch their product or service and aim to convince the expert panel of VCs, funds and consultants that their technology would be a game-changer and transform the region’s finance and commerce industry.
Lucrative Awards for Participants
During Seamless Middle East 2022, these cutting-edge, early-stage startups will go head to head on the main keynote stage. Awards are as follows:
- The Arab Federation for Digital Economy is providing a cash prize of US$5,000 as the prize.
- Also, Startups may receive a total of USD$5,000 in free cloud credits, courtesy of Oracle.
The Start-Up Village – Discover Emerging Firms
At Seamless Middle East’s Start-Up Village, start-ups will showcase their most distinctive solutions, investors will seek out the next unicorn, and multinational corporations will seek out new ways to partner with one another and make acquisitions.
The Seamless Middle East is one of the region’s most significant potential in light of the recent flurry of innovative start-ups in the region and beyond. Visit the Start-Up Village to meet innovative start-ups that are reshaping the industry.
The Launchpad/Demo Zone of Seamless Middle East 2022
Start-ups, Payments, Cards, Identity and Authentication, and other related fields will have the opportunity to demonstrate their products and services for free at Seamless Middle East.
The on-floor demo theatre will feature start-up and established company talent showcasing how banks and businesses can leverage knowledge to build & offer a seamless experience for both the organisation and the client. Discover the latest in smart card, ID, and payment technology at these amazing Demos
Networking Opportunities at Seamless Middle East 2022
The organizers of Seamless Middle East recognize that relationships are more important than ever, and the success of the event will be based on the number of quality contacts you create.
The organizers have introduced a few new initiatives in addition to the annual networking features, such as a speed networking lounge, exclusive networking rooms, a hosted buyer program, a social app, and so on.
The Networking Lounge
All premium event participants will have access to a Seamless Middle East networking area where they can meet and network with their peers.
A Host Buyer Program
There is a dedicated networking team that provides one-on-one meeting locations as well as opportunities to engage and network with professionals.
Middle East buyers with millions of dollars in purchasing power are expected to attend the event’s networking team’s year-long efforts to create ties with major buyers from that region.
An Intuitive Social Application
The official Seamless Middle East app can also be downloaded. The event is brought to your mobile device via this robust software, which allows you to do the following:
- See the list of attendees and send out meeting requests
- View the whole schedule and the floor plan
- See who is sponsoring and exhibiting.
Last year, there were over 750 pre-arranged meetings through the app, so don’t forget to log in and take advantage of the networking opportunities available. Sign up for Seamless today and get started!
Seamless Middle East 2022 Awards
Awards will be distributed to various firms spanning different industries. The categories of awards are as follows:
Most Innovative Card of the Year
Whether it’s a credit, debit, corporate, tourism, or prepaid card, this section is for you.
Awards will be distributed based on the Innovative methods and technologies that were employed to assure the simplicity of transactions, obtain partnerships to deliver the highest incentives, safeguard the card from fraudulent activities, create an outstanding end-user experience, promote consumer uptake, and raise the volume of transactions.
Best Payments Experience
Inviting all payment service companies who are actively transforming and improving the payment alternatives offered to citizens through innovative technologies and solutions.
This award applies to a wide range of industries that leveraged or deployed forward-thinking technology which improves the simplicity of use, efficacy, speed, as well as the overall citizen payment experience.
On the basis of usability, innovation, citizen uptake, and multi-channel considerations, this award will be given. Event organizers are seeking a payment method that puts an emphasis on both innovation and high-quality customer service.
Best Customer Experience and Engagement
Those organizations who have improved customer satisfaction and loyalty in the age of the new normal will be honoured with this award.
Awarded to the firm that best demonstrates a commitment to building long-term relationships with its clients that extends far beyond the transaction, this prize is given by a panel of judges.
A great customer experience across all channels and an effective engagement strategy must be demonstrated by all nominees in order to be considered for this award.
Digital Leader Award
An individual/business leader who has led an IT transformation, digital transformation, or business change program powered by technology in the recent year will get this award.
E-Commerce Website of the Year
This award recognizes and honours a remarkable e-commerce website that provides a smooth user experience, excellent merchandise, and high online sales.
They will also evaluate the winner based on who has the most engaging and personalized shopping experience, displays actual innovation in their website design, and demonstrates market leadership.
Apart from these, you will also come across other categories like Best Digital Government Experience, Supply Chain Excellence Award, Start-Up of the Year so on and so forth.
The Seamless Middle East 2022 does look exciting, doesn’t it? Simply grab your Dubai visa online and take part in the glorious event to witness the who’s who of payments, fintech, identity, eCommerce and banking industries. Network with industry peers or take part in competitive events to win coveted cash prizes and awards!