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
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.