CABSAT Middle East

CABSAT Middle East

Time & Date


Event Type



Broadcasting and Communications


Trade Only

Organised By: Dubai World Trade Centre

​The Middle East media and entertainment market is expected to grow at a CAGR of approximately 12.79% over the forecast period (2021 - 2026). The Middle Eastern market was valued at US$ 35.11 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach US$ 69.83 billion by 2026 (Mordor Intelligence).

CABSAT's 2021 in-person, physical event puts businesses at the forefront of the region's satellite, entertainment and media sectors. Connecting with more than 10,000 key buyers and decision-makers across the spectrum of the region's industry from content creation, production, post production, to satellite, delivery and distribution.

With the COVID-19 pandemic undoubtedly sparking global change across major industries, including media, creating new forms of cross-border, regional collaboration, CABSAT's Content Congress unfolds the survival plans of small OTT players, the current lifespan of linear and how Gen Z are condensing and consuming content, the 4C's of AI and how cinemas are adapting to the huge rise in stay-at-home viewing.

The Satexpo Summit brings together space and satellite industry executives, engineers, government officials and solution providers with technology's pivotal role in the evolution of many industries on the summit's agenda - spanning government and military, commercial business enterprise, mobile communication, maritime and space sectors.

CABSAT's return in 2021 is set to kick-start the conversation in the broadcast, media and entertainment sector in 2021 and beyond.