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Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau

Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau’s main mission is to champion the emirate as a dynamic global business events leader. Since March 2013 it has driven and supported the development and promotion of business events throughout the emirate efficiently, effectively and transparently, and in partnership with all its stakeholders.

Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau is a ‘one-stop-shop’ offering solutions, help with planning the event and share local expertise. Key assistance includes researching bid opportunities, facilitating tailored bid strategies to ensure competitiveness, providing destination promotional collateral and boosting delegate numbers through the authority’s international offices.

The team will assist you from start to finish by coordinating with local partners, arranging introductions to key Abu Dhabi stakeholders, securing support from mainline industry and tourism leaders, and assisting with government liaison. They’re also able to recommend appropriate venues, offer PR and marketing support and provide unique activities as well as pre- and post-conference ideas.

Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau’s groundbreaking Advantage Abu Dhabi initiative is aimed at catalysing and seeding innovative and viable business events aligned to the Abu Dhabi Government’s 2030 Economic Vision.

Advantage Abu Dhabi

Get the advantage

Introducing Advantage Abu Dhabi, an initiative that provides an array of support and incentives for event organisers and meeting planners around the world to make Abu Dhabi a destination for business events.

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Event Infrastructure

Bringing people together

Highly competitive, imaginative and world-class business tourism and meetings facilities have positioned Abu Dhabi as a destination for large-scale international conventions and association events.

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Work with us

Preferred Partners

Abu Dhabi DMCs and PCOs are experienced in the organisation of professional association conferences, congresses and other international and national meetings. Our preferred partners will be able to take your event from conception all the way to fruition.

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More than just a meeting place

Venue Finder

Abu Dhabi is blessed with a multitude of world class business venues. In addition to the state-of-the-art Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and the Al Ain Convention Centre, there is a comprehensive range of exceptional business and meeting facilities at our hotels and resorts. Our Venue Finder contains all the info you need to find the perfect location for your business event...

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Online Resource

Abu Dhabi Meeting Planners' Guide

Introducing the brand new Abu Dhabi Meeting Planners' Guide - an immersive, online tool highlighting the new and exciting tourism developments, as well as the plethora of offerings catering to business events and incentive groups in the emirate.

This free and downloadable guide is intended to ease the research process for event planners and narrow the search for the ideal destination for your upcoming events.

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