Press Releases

Abu Dhabi wins right to host four leading international conferences ADNEC and Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau collaborate to attract key conferences to the capital

Dec 06, 2018

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) and Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau, a division of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) have teamed up to win bids to host four leading international conferences in Abu Dhabi - all of them being held in the Middle East region for the first time.

IDEX 2019 secures 95 per cent booking as global platform puts spotlight on AI & Fourth Industrial Revolution

Nov 27, 2018

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has announced that bookings for both indoor and outdoor spaces for the upcoming editions of the International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) 2019 and the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX) 2019 have already reached 95 per cent, revealing the shows’ global importance and advanced preparations of the world’s leading players in the security and defence industries to take part in its silver jubilee edition. Under the patronage of His Highness (H.H.) Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the events will run from 17th to 21st February 2019 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.

ADNEC to launch first-of-its-kind meeting space in Abu Dhabi ‘The Hive’ is a unique concept where innovation and design converge to enhance the outputs of business events

Nov 08, 2018

A new development is set to redefine the meeting and conference space in Abu Dhabi. In direct response to the rapidly changing demands of event organisers and attendee expectations at business events, the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has recognized the importance to introduce a new, flexible, first-of-its kind space for meetings and events. Named ‘The Hive’ this new style of meeting space is launching by the end of the current year. It has been developed to offer a vibrant environment for meetings and events specifically designed to encourage attendee participation and in turn maximize the outputs of face to face engagement.

ADNEC conducts fire-fighting drill and training for employees at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

Nov 07, 2018

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) organized a fire drill and evacuation training for its employees today (Thursday, 22nd November 2018) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The exercise was implemented to enhance the company’s emergency preparedness and reduce response time to critical situations, in accordance with global practices at international exhibition centres and conference venues.