Who We Are

Founded in 2005, Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company is made up of Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Al Ain Convention Centre, ExCeL London, Capital Centre, Capital Gate, ​Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi, Aloft Abu Dhabi, Aloft London ExCeL and IDEX LLC.

Our Vision

To become the leading events destination for renowned international exhibitions and conferences in the MENA region.

Our Mission

To increase business tourism for Abu Dhabi through creating a platform that enables event organizers to realize their goals of connecting people via world-class events and venues and delivering best-in-class services to exceed stakeholder expectations.

Our Values

Our four values shape the culture of our company and guide us in everything we do. They steer our behaviours and inspire work accountability.



  • We partner with stakeholders, we value their opinions and work with them as one team
  • We act with integrity and value all our employees and stakeholders
  • We share information to enable knowledgeable business decisions
  • We enable our employees and equip them with a motivating working environment, opportunities, a rewarding professional experience and respect

Strive for Excellence


  • We aim for perfection
  • We are committed to grow our business and exceed stakeholders expectations
  • We believe in continuous improvement
  • We aim to lead the region and be the "choice"

Embrace Opportunity


  • We encourage and adopt creative thinking
  • We support innovative and creative ideas
  • We reward creativity
  • We find solutions and welcome suggestions
  • We are agile and flexible
  • We take informed risks and champion new ideas



  • We put our heart into it
  • We are committed and dedicated
  • We enjoy and have fun at what we do
  • We make people happy
  • We exceed expectation and delight stakeholders
  • We are self-motivated
  • We believe in sustainable growth and Emiratisation

Our Strategic Goals

To achieve our vision, ADNEC has identified the following strategic goals and long term aspirations:

  • Create long  term economic and social value to Abu Dhabi by contributing to business tourism growth  and development
  • Make ADNEC financially viable
  • Deliver operational excellence across the company
  • Develop strategic partnerships to help attract major exhibitions, conferences and events
  • Exceed customer needs
  • Position ADNEC as a leading exhibition, conference and events centre in the region
  • Develop a learning organisation