Venue Name: Dubai World Trade Centre
Location: Dubai World Trade Centre – Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE
Phone: 800DWTC (3982)
Timings: 09:00 AM – 17:00 PM
The pioneer of Dubai’s rise as a cosmopolitan commercial centre at the crossroads of the world
Dubai World Trade Centre – DWTC: About
The epicentre for business in the Middle East, Dubai World Trade Centre has played a pivotal role in the growth of Dubai’s business tourism and trade since our inauguration in 1979.
We connect people, products and ideas from around the globe through our year-round calendar of international trade fairs, blockbuster consumer shows and prestigious international conferences, which are complemented by our innovative free zone and award-winning real estate developments. As the region’s largest purpose-built complex for events and exhibitions, we provide a platform for unparalleled business and networking opportunities.
Each year through our various events we create tens of thousands of jobs for a variety of industries and sectors that benefit from revenue we help attract. Supporting our staff to reach their full potential is integral to our success. We continue to be driven by our ongoing role in helping to shape Dubai’s future and by challenging ourselves to create even better experiences for all our clients, exhibitors and visitors.
Dubai World Trade Centre – DWTC: What We Do
Through our 121,000 square metres of event space, we provide an ideal and impeccably-serviced showcase for global organisations.
Dubai Trade Centre offers a venue for every event, from industry conferences and gala dinners to networking and board meetings. We also provide the infrastructure our organizers and exhibitors need to be successful, including event service teams who deliver comprehensive support.
Middle Eastern hospitality is our way of life. We’ve hosted royalty, international dignitaries and guests from around the world. Along the way, we’ve gained considerable expertise in satisfying eclectic palates. Hospitality and Weddings by Dubai Trade Centre are additional key offerings, along with Event Plus, our dedicated online e-commerce platform and services targeted at exhibitors.
We handle the key facilities management services for all properties we own or manage, including all engineering, housekeeping, infrastructure, emergency response and health and safety.
DWTC, historically called Sheikh Rashid Tower, is a 38-storey and a height 184 m skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which was erected in 1979. It is a purpose-built complex for events and exhibitions. The building is featured on the 100 dirham bank note.
With over 1.3 million square feet of covered exhibition and event space, comprising 21 halls and over 40 meeting rooms across 3 floors, Dubai Trade Centre hosts over 500 events annually. In 2015, the venue held 396 trade events and welcomed over 2.74 million visitors.