The activities of the first quarter of 2023 reflect the economic diversification enjoyed by Dubai and cover many sectors, including healthcare, energy, arts and food.
– 36 exhibitions and conferences on the agenda for the first quarter, contributing to the consolidation of Dubai’s position at the forefront of global destinations for the conference and exhibition sector.
DUBAI, January 11 / WAM / The Dubai World Trade Center has announced its agenda for the first quarter of 2023, as the first quarter of this year will witness the organization of many important conferences and exhibitions, especially after the great success achieved by the 2022 was achieved. events schedule.
Maher Abdul Karim Julfar, Executive Vice President of Exhibition and Conference Halls Management at the Dubai World Trade Center, said that the past year has seen the return of Dubai’s economy to pre-pandemic levels, as gross domestic product on an annual basis grew by 4.6% -year in the first nine months of 2022. The Dubai World Trade Center has played a major role in driving economic momentum in the emirate.
He expected this momentum to continue during the first quarter of 2023, which will see a series of events covering a range of sectors, helping to establish Dubai’s position as one of the top destinations for the meetings sector , incentives, conferences and exhibitions in the world.
The Dubai International Pharmaceuticals and Technology Conference and Exhibition (DUPHAT) will serve as the launch platform for the 2023 calendar of events as the 28th edition of this leading event in the pharmaceutical sector, currently held from 10 to 12 January, has been powered by the great success of the conference last year, which saw the signing of deals, business with a total value of 5.1 billion dirhams.
The current quarter of the year is witnessing the organization of the second edition of Coffee World Dubai, the most prominent trade fair for coffee, launched today, while the Security and Safety Trade Exhibition and Conference (Intersec), the leading global opportunity for emergencies. services, security and safety, will return from January 17 to 19 to bring destinations closer to The consideration of those working in the sector, and contribute to the acceleration of work on the investigation of the strategies and technologies necessary to enable security professionals around the world to meet the growing challenges.
The conference will witness the attendance of delegates from more than 50 countries, including 10 official international pavilions, in addition to four high-level conferences over the three days. Intersec will also host an official conference with the participation of more than 500 international and regional speakers.
Trade Dubai will also host the Arab Health Exhibition and Conference, the largest gathering of health professionals in the Middle East and North Africa, from 30 January to 2 February. The conference will for the first time include the smart health pavilion, which serves as a parallel exhibition and conference. The pavilion will showcase the latest sustainable technological innovations for healthcare, in addition to presenting hands-on experiences from a number of medical equipment manufacturers. and innovative healthcare digital service providers.
Among the prominent medical events to be seen in the current quarter of the year are the Emirates International Dental Conference and the Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC), the largest annual scientific dental conference and exhibition in the world. Education transfer and innovation.
Gulfood, the industry’s most influential annual trade show in the world, will also return from February 20 to 24. Spanning five days, it covers various fields in the food and beverage industry, provides an exceptional commercial platform and showcases exceptional achievements and talents.
The period leading up to the holy month of Ramadan will witness a series of consecutive events, as the month of March will be one of the busiest months this year, and the Dubai International Dermatology and Laser Conference and Exhibition (Dubai Derma) will be organized from March 1 to 3, the largest scientific meeting for skin care in the East. center for three days.
Held from March 7 to 9 under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure in the United Arab Emirates, the Middle East Energy Exhibition looks forward to the future of energy, and will cover five main sectors related to energy products . It will also host the “first strategic conference”. In 2022, the exhibition succeeded in enabling Participants to sign business deals worth more than 2.5 billion dirhams.
World Art Dubai runs from March 9 to 12, and this year’s edition of the show will feature the World Art Fair Dubai Awards, which celebrate the best talent in five categories: Best Emerging Artist, Best Solo Artist, Best Art Exhibition, Distinguished Art Award, and Icon Award. not replaceable.
The nineteenth edition of the Dubai International Conference and Exhibition for Relief and Development (DIHAD) will be launched under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, “may God bless him “, during the period from 13 to 15 March, under the slogan “Energy and enlightenment: the use of available resources.
The Gulf Information Security Exhibition and Conference (GISEC), the most prominent event in the region for networking and doing business in the field of information technology security, will be launched from 14 to 16 March 2023 to give specialists in the information and technology security sector . and entrepreneurs the opportunity to learn about the latest trends in this sector. It is held under the auspices of the UAE CyberSecurity Council, the Dubai Electronic Security Centre, the Communications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority, and the Dubai Police.
Other events include Lighting Middle East (17-19 January), Break Bulk (13-14 February), Aircraft Interiors Middle East Exhibition and Middle East Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Refurbishment Exhibition and Conference (1-2 March) , School and Kindergarten (February 4-5), World Police Summit (March 7-9) and Dubai International Horse Show (March 17-19).