Digital World-2017



“Digital World” is the largest ICT Expo of Bangladesh which hosts IT Industry, Government, Academia, professionals, industry leaders, innovative products and services to highlight the achievements, applications and economic potentials of ICT. This event provides a platform to establish network with the local and regional/global IT-ITES industry leaders and experts with a view to sharing their best practices and experiences. Moreover, it is a platform of showcasing a wide range of IT products, services, home grown technologies and innovations. In addition to this, Digital Word helps to flaunt many potentials of digital technologies as various policy makers, national/multinational/ international organizations, and academic institutions, startups, young IT entrepreneurs and young people actively participate in the event.

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It is the largest tech expo in Bangladesh designed with the objective of reinforcing technology and knowledge centric growth needs of Bangladesh and Asia through capitalization of market economy and boosting human development. The event is a great platform for Software and ITES exhibitors to demonstrate their services in person and meet the global entrepreneurs at the same platform.

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Digital World 2017 – the Concurrent Event

“Digital World 2017” is the sixth event in a row. At first, it was held in 2011 as “e-Asia 2011”. Since then ICT Division has been continuing hosting this event every year. In 2012, this event was renamed as Digital World and subsequently ICT Division hosted Digital World in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

This concurrent mega event will be started on December 06, 2017 with the slogan “Ready for Tomorrow”. The event will be attended by around 400 exhibitors from Bangladesh and abroad including policy makers, senior government officials & ministers, industry leaders, civil society spokespersons, investors and multinational software vendor.

Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC), Agargaon, Dhaka.

Date: December 06 – 09, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM – 08:00 PM

Digital World 2017 will serve as a platform to connect investors, innovators, entrepreneurs, industry leaders and IT workforce of the country. IT companies, startups and public sector organizations will showcase their products, services and their readiness to take up future challenges. In addition to these, seminars, policy dialogues and conferences for government leaders, entrepreneurs, developers, women and children in IT will be arranged.

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A separate APICTA Zone will be provided for the contenders of the 17th APICTA Awards Dhaka. The APICTA Zone will be placed in a suitable location of BICC. On the exhibitor’s stage, you can present your software services within the Expo.

We are encouraging you to participate in the exhibition and share your ideas, innovations with Bangladesh and find collaboration opportunities in the country.

  • Communicate and cooperate between foreign and local investors, venture capitals, icons from the IT world and the futurists.
  • Meet with 5,00,000 visitors from Bangladesh and get in touch with a large customer base
  • Participate as a speaker in more than 30 seminars, policy dialogue, ministerial conference, Developers Conference and other notable sessions.
  • Meet and connect with Government Stakeholders, IT experts and policy makers.   
  • Connect with other industrial leaders from FBCCI, MCCI, DCCI, BGMEA, BKMEA, AmCham, etc.
  • Present your services and gain attention with a talk on exhibition stage.
  • Expand your business by generating a wide network channel in different countries.
  • Identify your investment opportunities in Bangladesh.
  • Introduce your company and services to the global platform through different promotional tools.

Judges can participate in different seminars, ministerial conference, CXO Night and tech session in Digital World 2017. High level government officials, IT leaders and Ministers from different countries will participate in these sessions.

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Participants of APICTA can also participate in this B2B Matchmaking session. This networking session will introduce your business by creating partnership with Bangladesh. Participants of APICTA Awards along with any non-entries/non-participants from APICTA economies can join this session. Your interest will help us arrange the session successfully.

Contenders of APICTA are welcome to come on board and become an exhibitor during the Digital World 2017 event. This will help promote your service and expand your network to a target group and international audience.

  • Everyone can  visit and join in Digital World 2017 at BICC
  • Judges and nominees of all 16 economies are invited to take part in the Digital World 2017 during December 06 – 09, 2017
  • Judges of the 17th APICTA Awards can participate as the speakers in seminars, policy dialogue, developer conference, B2B conference, ministerial conference and other sessions.
  • Contenders can participate in the exhibition to showcase their software and IT services
  • Special dignitaries can also participate as non-entries in B2B matchmaking session
  • Former APICTA Awards winners will get preference
  • Fixed exhibition space in APICTA Zone at BICC
  • 1 high table and kiosk (you are advised to bring your laptops & flash drive)
  • Power connection
  • Free internet access

Special security support will also be available for those who participating in Digital World 2017 event. As a mega government event, highest security will be ensured from transportation to the exhibition place. Volunteers will be deployed from the organizing team to provide you all time services.

Economy Coordinators from respective APICTA Economies are requested to complete registration by October 30, 2017. Get in touch with us as soon as possible, as we give away this offer on a FIRST COMES FIRST SERVED BASIS.

Digital World 2017 organizing team will decide and/or confirm your exhibition details upon the number of applications submitted. In case of inadequate application submitted, Digital World 2017 authority may cancel out software showcasing or B2B Matchmaking session during Digital World 2017.

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