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Dubai World Trade Centre

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • ICCA Member

Since its inauguration in 1979, the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has played a critical role in the growth of international trade for the Middle East region.

From the landmark 39-storey Sheikh Rashid Tower, to the region’s largest purpose-built complex for events and exhibitions, DWTC has created pioneering networking platforms for regional and global markets to grow. Hosting more than 500 events annually, DWTC welcomes over 3.3 million international visitors to some of the most acclaimed trade fairs, blockbuster events and prestigious international conferences, offering more than 1.3 million square feet of covered and flexible event space.

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James Elston

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Rating Hotels Rooms
5* / 4* Deluxe 81 27554
4* 85 16645
3* 66 9016
Other 33734


  • International Airports: Dubai International Airport
  • Transfer Time: 10 minutes
  • Nat. Airline: Emirates
  • Website:
  • Other: Located in the heart of the city and easily accessible by metro.

Convention Bureau / Tourist Board

Knowledge Hubs

  • Technology
  • Medical Sciences/Healthcare
  • Construction

Technical Data

  • Available Space & Capacities

  • Facilities

Available Space & Capacities

Level Floor Area M2 Ceiling Height (Metres) Theatre Banquet Reception Classroom Boardroom
Sheikh Rashid Hall G 7700 12.00 7200 3400 5500 4600
Sheikh Maktoum Hall G 3800 7.00 3500 1500 2700 2200
Sheikh Saeed Hall G 25000 10.00 21000 10000 17000 13000
Trade Centre Arena G 3100 14.00 7300 3400 6500 4900
Zaabeel Hall G 15000 7.00 11000 5700 10800 7100


  • Available
  • On Request
In-house Interpretation In-house Sound System In-house Catering In-house Video Production In-house Production Lighting Vehicular Access Digital Signage Large Screen Fixed Seating In-house Voting Infra Red Web Streaming Free Wi-fi
Sheikh Rashid Hall
Sheikh Maktoum Hall
Sheikh Saeed Hall
Trade Centre Arena
Zaabeel Hall

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