Work is underway on phase one of DTCD, a 136,000-sqm site between DICEC
and Emirates Towers.
DUBAI - 12th Asia Pacific Conference on Giftedness at DICEC
until July 18
Due to a busy exhibitions and conference schedule at DICEC, Dubai World Trade Centre, organiser of Gitex Shopper, is currently evaluating the events calendar to ensure the most optimum show dates for Gitex Shopper 2012.
Loh said that "Gitex Technology Week is expected to reach full occupancy at DICEC, accentuated by its significantly different B2B trade show positioning from Gitex Shopper which is a public consumer event.
Despite global economic uncertainties, the DWTC venues -- Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, or DICEC
, and Airport Expo Dubai -- welcomed approximately 1,240,000 visitors across exhibitions, meetings, and conferences last year.
Internationally acclaimed experts will be participating in the two-day conference and one day of post conference workshops, taking place alongside Cityscape Global at DICEC
With over 50,000 visitors and 2,205 exhibitors from 59 countries, Arab Health occupied the entire DICEC
venue with the exhibitor stands sprawling an impressive 65,000 square metres of space.
Peter Sutton, Vice President -- Venues at Dubai World Trade Centre, the parent company of DICEC
, said: "The expansion of DICEC
underlines our commitment to making Dubai an essential hub for major international events.
Our recent infrastructure expansion that provides over 43,000 square metres of covered exhibition space at our DICEC
venue is a critical step that will cater to the increasing demand and positive growth in the region's events sector.
In the heart of Dubai's Commercial Business District (CBD), DICEC
and the new extension will provide easy access for business and leisure travellers as the new metro Red Line opens its "Dubai World Trade Centre" station this year, adjacent to the venue.
Hosted at the DICEC
, these events emphasise DWTCAEs continued commitment to facilitating DubaiAEs strategic investments in growing sectors like retail by providing the industry with an ideal networking platform and access to emerging global consumer trends.