World Trade Center
To be the leading commercial, residential, exhibition
& convention centre in the Middle East and
adjacent regions, complementing the Dubai governments
initiatives and benefiting the local community
through a dedicated team exceeding customer expectations.
Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) was built by H.H.
Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed al Maktoum, Vice President
and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai.
DWTC is considered one of Dubai's premier landmark
properties and business locations. Today, the
complex comprises the original 39-storey office
tower, eight exhibition halls, the Dubai International
Convention Centre, which can accommodate more
than 6,500 delegates in its multipurpose hall
when set in auditorium style, a business club,
and residential apartments with a leisure club.
Dubai World Trade Centre has been at the forefront
of exhibition organising in the Middle East for
more than 20 years. The professional expertise
of the DWTC has guaranteed the success of all
exhibitions organized by DWTC, in addition to
international exhibitions featuring health, oil
& gas, food, construction, interior design,
fashion, consumer electronics, education and motor
Recognizing the importance of an effective marketing
tool to promote its exhibitions, the Dubai World
Trade Centre has developed and maintained the
biggest and most comprehensive database in the
region. DWTC staff work daily on updating all
information held on this database. The database
can be sorted by business sector, gender, nationality,
title or simply by country.
The success of the exhibition business at the
Dubai World Trade Centre greatly contributes to
the success of Dubai in establishing its reputation
as the business hub of the Middle East and the
neighboring countries. The Dubai World Trade Centre
exhibitions offer not only a window to the Gulf
but also access to the vast and lucrative markets
of the CIS countries and the Indian Subcontinent.
Another major factor behind this resounding success
is the ability of the DWTC management to respond
to specific market needs by creating new exhibitions
that cover all the trade fields in the Middle
East where face-to-face contact is the major key
for business success.
the exhibitions and conferences that it organized
and hosted in the past few years, the DWTC has
supported the role of Dubai as a commercial and
cultural meeting point. The DWTC has been directly
involved in introducing international companies
and institutions to the Middle East markets and
to the local cultures, as well as providing an
ideal business atmosphere for Gulf and regional
companies to promote their products and services
to the Middle East and the world.
addition to the exhibition business, the Dubai
World Trade Centre operates, leased space for
offices within 33 of its 39 storey tower, the
Conference Facilities, the Dubai World Trade Centre
Furnished Apartments, the Executive Serviced Offices
and the Arabic language Centre.