Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) is set to host a series of leading international events in its venues in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain during November 2018, covering key economic sectors such as Oil & Gas, real-estate, Investment and healthcare. These exhibitions and congresses are poised to attract thousands of local, regional and international visitors to world-class venues, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and the Al Ain Convention Centre, supported by state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure.

The exhibitions and congresses to be held this month are highly significant to Abu Dhabi as they focus on key economic sectors identified in the Abu Dhabi Plan and its Economic Vision 2030, which falls in line with ADNEC’s strategy to enhance Abu Dhabi’s position as the region’s capital for business tourism. ADNEC will continue to host conferences, congresses and exhibitions that enrich its growing diverse portfolio and support vital economic sectors that have been targeted by the government as part of its diversification agenda. The company’s state-of-the art venues are equipped with cutting-edge infrastructure and facilities that enable it to host and organize events of any size or capacity.

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre will host major events in November, including the 10th edition of the International Real Estate and Investment Show (IREIS). This event, running from 1st to the 3rd of November, will provide the ideal platform for local and regional real estate companies to showcase their latest projects and offer the best investment opportunities through gathering investors, stakeholders and visitors under one roof. Exhibitors from countries such as Egypt, Spain, Morocco, Pakistan, Cyprus, the United Kingdom and the United States will make their presence felt at the show, which will see over 100 real estate companies showcasing over 300 projects.


The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) will be held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, from 12th to 15th November 2018. ADIPEC has a reputation for being one of the leading global exhibitions in the oil and gas sector. This important event will bring together some of the world’s leading industry experts, policymakers and specialists to discuss the prospects of the energy sector in the country, the region, and the world. Over 2,200 exhibitors from different countries will network, exchange experiences and best practices and showcase the leading technologies and business opportunities in this sector. This exhibition is supported by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), UAE Ministry of Energy and Industry, and the Abu Dhabi Chamber, and organized by DMG Events.

Themed “Role of Human Empowerment in Developing Stable Societies: Sustainable Development”, the second edition of “Aqdar World Summit” will be hosted from 26th to 28th November 2018 under the patronage of Lt. General H.H. Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of Minister of Interior. The unique event will bring together leaders, experts, and high-profile speakers from various fields to discuss the main theme and come up with important impact-based initiatives aimed at developing sustainable societies, empower individuals, and support important initiatives and awareness programs that benefit communities.

“The WorldSkills Asia Competition”, to be held at Abu Dhabi International Exhibition Centre from 27th to 29th of November 2018, will be the first competition to be held this year by the World Skills Association, hosted in Abu Dhabi. The competition aims at promoting excellence in the field of skills and competence development for Asia youth. In conjunction, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre will host the “E-health Workforce Development Conference” from 28th to 29th November 2018 through stainable digital health ecosystem through a skilled and empowered local eHealth workforce. The conference will provide a discussion forum for all the involved stakeholders as well as workshops and training sessions for medical and IT professionals.

In the same context, Al Ain Convention Centre will host ARABEX-6th Arabian Style Exhibition, from 5th to 10th November 2018. As many as 76 companies will participate in this event, which will showcase the latest Arabian styles and trends through a range of diverse products such as jewellery, accessories, cosmetics, costumes and cuisines.