THE ONLY DEDICATED CINEMA
CONVENTION IN THE META REGION

24 - 25 October 2023

Grand Hyatt, Dubai / VOX Cineplex Grand Hyatt

WHO ARE WE

Now in its 6th edition, META Cinema Forum is the largest cinema convention, covering the emerging markets. The event has grown over the years to include more regions, more projects, more partners and has become the single most important regional gathering for the cinema sector.

The 6th edition will bring in a diverse set of cinema stakeholders from across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and CIS region with studios and solution providers from across the globe. The convention will also host several post-event receptions and parties that will allow for fun-filled casual networking for all stakeholders.

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EVENT FEATURES

Convention/
Tradeshow
Floor

Conference

Product
Presentations
Slates

Special
Screenings
Premieres

Workshops/
Masterclasses

Black
Tie
Awards

Receptions
Networking
Activities

Dedicated
Meeting
Area

Content
Breakout
Session

Cinema
Construction
Breakout Session

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2023 CINEMA & INDUSTRY Partners

2023 STUDIO AND DISTRIBUTION Partners

Conference Chairs

Jan Runge

META Cinema Forum
Chairman & Advisor

Paul Schwarz

Partner & Principal,
Design Confidence – Acoustics

Expert Panel

Leila Masinaei

Managing Partner,
Great Mind Events Management

Mary Ephraim Egbas

President,
Homelands Films Ltd.

Aadil Mandviwalla

Director,
Mandviwalla Entertainment Pvt Ltd

Funmi Onuma

Country Manager,
Silverbird Cinemas

AB Moosa

Chief Executive Officer,
Avalon Group (PTY) LTD

David Wallace

Director,
Chapman Taylor

Moses Babatope

Co-founder,
Group Deputy Managing Director /Managing Director FilmOne, The Filmhouse Group - Filmhouse Cinemas - FilmOne Entertainment

Joy Odiete

Chief Executive Officer,
Blue Pictures Entertainment

Andrew Such

Chief Executive Officer,
AMC Cinemas

2023 AGENDA AT A GLANCE

Tuesday, 24 October 2023Wednesday, 25 October 2023
Key Cinema Statistics from META and
Emerging Markets
Content Breakout Session
Spotlight SessionsCinema Construction Breakout Session
Middle East Region BriefingDedicated Tradeshow Session
Dedicated Tradeshow SessionIndustry Insight Panel
Industry Insight PanelNetworking Lunch
Emerging Markets BriefingDedicated Tradeshow Hour
Networking LunchStudio Slate Presentations
Dedicated Tradeshow HourClosing Afterparty
Studio Slate Presentations 
META Cinema Awards 

AGENDA

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Birthday Party

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Corporate Event

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Wedding

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Anniversaries

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Private Party

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Masquerade Party

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WHY CHOOSE US

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The Best Venues

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2023 SPONSORS & PARTNERS

Strategic Cinema Screens Partner
Official Digital Signage Partner
Strategic Partner
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We have a diverse range of sponsorship opportunities available, a member of the sponsorship team will work with you to create a bespoke package to suit your businesses objectives, please contact partnerships@gmevents.ae

FLOOR PLAN

REGISTER

META Cinema Forum continues to grow in terms of content, diversification, networking and business opportunities. Attendance at the event can now be secured from 2 tiers of tickets for delegates, or sponsorship opportunities. To book a stand at the trade show or to learn about the sponsorship opportunities, contact partnerships@gmevents.ae

Select complimentary tickets are available for program and event partners. To partner with the event and avail of complimentary tickets, please contact the Program Director arvind@gmevents.ae

Paid delegate passes can only be secured after the payment is processed via a credit card. Please note that only completing the registration form will not secure a delegate pass for this event. If you do not have access to a credit card and wish to register through other payment methods, or wish for a member of our team to contact you and answer your questions before completing your registration process, please send us an email at  partnerships@gmevents.ae with your details and the name of the event and we will contact you as soon as received. 

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