The IX Reach team attend Capacity Middle East in Dubai

March, 2014: From the 3rd to the 5th of March Steve Wilcox, Ruth Plater and Rebecca Stanić headed over to the United Arab Emirates to attend Capacity Middle East in Dubai.

IX Reach - Capacity Middle East Conference

Now in its 9th year, Capacity Middle East has become a very well-established annual event with some of the biggest names in telecoms attending, exhibiting and sponsoring the event. And, with 1058 delegates from 435 companies in attendance, Capacity Middle East 2014 has become the biggest and most successful event so far.

IX Reach - Capacity Middle East in Dubai

Opening the three day event was Gerd Leonhard, a Futurist, Author and the CEO of The Futures Agency who discussed scenarios that the telecoms industry is likely to see within the next 5 years and what that means for the future of the internet.

Steve Wilcox being interviewed by du

Once the event kicked off, the IX Reach team’s days were filled with meetings, and the evenings filled with networking and social events making a very hectic schedule for the three-strong team.

IX Reach would like to thank the 45 sponsors, 56 exhibitors, 53 meeting room holders and 39 meeting space holders for making this a “must attend” event, and the Capacity team for organising the show.


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