The Leading Event for the Project Cargo and Breakbulk Industries in the Middle East

Breakbulk Futures

Breakbulk Futures was held at Breakbulk Middle East 2024, which has now concluded. Please register your interest in Breakbulk Middle East 2025.

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What is Breakbulk Futures?

Breakbulk Futures will showcase true innovation at the show and present start-up companies and groups to highlight new and ingenious solutions to solve some of the industry’s biggest challenges. Breakbulk Futures will also help tackle the industry challenge of the ‘talent gap’ by inviting students to engage with the space and discover what opportunities and roles are available to them in the industry.


Who we're looking for

We’re looking for companies and groups with fantastic ideas across the maritime, logistics, and breakbulk/project cargo sectors who have an innovative product or service that they would like to showcase to the Breakbulk Middle East audience.


Why get involved?

Being involved in Breakbulk Futures is the perfect platform for gaining exposure for your company and presenting yourself in front of thousands of industry leaders from maritime transport to ports, terminals, EPC’s, manufacturers, logistics services and much more! We will also be holding dedicated sessions bringing industry and start-ups together to work on open innovation and look for real opportunities!

You must meet the following criteria:

  • You're a startup company

  • You've received first round/initial funding

  • You're operating in the maritime/logistics/supply chain space

The process:

  • Submit your interest to be part of Breakbulk Futures to by 14th December 2024.

  • BBME Advisory Board will review submissions for relevance and innovation

  • Successful companies will be offered a plinth (small tabletop) at Breakbulk Middle East in the Breakbulk Futures area where they can place their product/business cards and be present at the show to showcase their company.

  • We will curate dedicated content sessions in the space including pitches.

  • Participation is offered free of charge for selected companies, we just ask that selected companies sign an agreement confirming their attendance.