Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has announced that it has won bids to host ten new international congresses at the venue from 2019-2022.
The events are expected to bring around 37,000 delegates to the city, and an estimated AED 700m (US $190m) for the economy.
Events will include the 4thYoung Professionals in Space Conference (YPS), the 22ndInternational Academy of Astronautics Human in Space Symposium, and the 6th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research.
Mahir Julfar, Senior Vice President – Venue Services Management, Dubai World Trade Centre said: “Securing the new congresses demonstrates DWTC’s growing appeal as a business events destination, with a range of capabilities and offerings to suit professionals in the MICE sector across the globe.
“DWTC’s strategic location within the business hub of one of the most connected and visited cities in the world, coupled with the ability to attract business professionals across various sectors to share and exchange knowledge in a dynamic setting, remains a catalyst in our journey as a leading business events venue.
“The diversity of the upcoming events calendar for 2019 – 2022 endorses DWTC’s international reputation as a game-changing business events destination.”