ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre)

Abu Dhabi Exposition center
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Total meeting space83,597 sq. m
Guest rooms
Khaleej Al Arabi Street
P.O. Box 5546
Abu Dhabi

ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre)

Abu Dhabi Exposition center
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05/01/2019 – 08/17/2019

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05/01/2019 – 05/31/2019

Need dates

  • 06/15/201909/15/2019
  • 05/01/202009/15/2020


Our dedicated team of event professionals contribute to making ADNEC a multi-award winning destination. AEO Excellence Awards - Sustainability Award 2017 Middle East Events Awards - Sustainability Award 2017 Business Destinations 2015 - Best Congress and Convention Centre Middle East - 2015 World Travel Awards - Middle East - Middle East's Leading Middle East Events Awards - Best Purpose-Built Venue


Room features and guest services

  • Internet access
  • View (Ocean or water)


  • Free airport shuttle
  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Onsite security
  • Rental car service
  • Space (Outdoor)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities
  • Business center
  • Video conference
  • VIP services

Venue accessibility

  • Airport shuttle
  • Bus
  • Taxi


  • Loading dock
  • Staging area

Photo Gallery


Meeting Space

Total meeting space83,597 sq. m
Meeting rooms21
Largest room7,920 sq. m
Second largest room5,505 sq. m
Space (Outdoor)55,900 sq. m
Exhibit Space3,738 sq. m


Local Attractions

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

27 minutes away
The world’s first Ferrari-branded and largest indoor theme park is home to a winning mix of Ferrari inspired rides and attractions, the biggest Ferrari Store and a range of authentic Italian dining options, so there’s plenty of choice for the whole family!

Yas Waterworld

29 minutes away
For a full day experience, this futuristic Yas Island waterpark spans an area of around 15 football pitches, with 43 rides, slides & attractions – five of which are one-of-a-kind.

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Historical landmark
9 minutes away
This architectural work of art is one the world’s largest mosques, with a capacity for an astonishing 40,000 worshippers. It features 82 domes, over a 1,000 columns, 24 carat gold gilded chandeliers and the world's largest hand knotted carpet. The main prayer hall is dominated by one of the world’s largest chandeliers –10 metres in diameter, 15 metres in height and weighing twelve tonnes. The mosque's first ceremony was the funeral of its namesake, Sheikh Zayed, who is buried at the site.

Abu Dhabi Golf Club

14 minutes away
Managed by Troon Golf, this award-winning facility features two distinct playing experiences, which have seen the club ranked among the World’s Top 100 courses by Golf World magazine. The Par 72 National Course covers 7,334 yards of lush fairways, undulating greens and more than 90 challenging bunkers, while the more accessible Par 36 Garden Course totals 3,299 yards. The fully floodlit, nine-hole Garden Course is also the perfect place for a spot of night golf on a championship-standard facility.

Distance from airport

  • 14 km from venue


  • Paid parkingAED20.00 / day
  • Valet parking
  • Bus parking


We make your event vision a reality. ADNEC hosts hundreds of exhibitions, conferences and corporate events a year. More than a world class venue, we create unforgettable event experiences and lasting memories. No request is too small, no demand too big. Top five reasons to host your event at ADNEC: 1. World Class Destination – Abu Dhabi has the diversity of a vibrant and cosmopolitan capital with a thriving economy, year round sunshine, culture and attractions including a UNESCO world heritage site. 2. Flexibility – The venue has 133,000sqm of flexible indoor and 55,900sqm of outdoor space including direct water access. 3. Accessibility - Abu Dhabi International Airport is served by over 40 airlines and connected to over 90 destinations - half of the world’s population is within 5 hours flights time. 4. Four world class hotels (1300 rooms) onsite, two of which are connected to the venue as well as more than 29,000 hotel rooms across the city 5. Support – We aim to work in partnership with you and can provide marketing support as well as facilitate relevant business connections With 133,000sqm of flexible space, ADNEC is one of the world’s most innovative event venues. Indoor space is supplemented by 55,900sqm of outdoor space spread over the ADNEC Marina, the Grandstand display area and Central Plaza. 21 individual meeting rooms also offer additional solutions, whether for breakout rooms, corporate lunches or closed-door networking sessions. Seating capacities range from 20 to 200. Our two stunning conference halls can seat (combined) up to 1,500 delegates. Full A/V, catering and branding services can be added to your event, creating the perfect, professional environment to do business. Finally, the newly opened ‘The Hive’ offers an innovation lab style space that addresses the demand for more innovative and creative meeting spaces. Comprised of private meeting rooms, open-plan working areas, a grazing dining space and an 80 seater ‘Collaboratorium’. The Hive is designed as a space to stimulate creativity, generate ideas and build connections. Event organisers and visitors also benefit from the availability of several onsite hotels, multiple F&B options and handy retail outlets; all making ADNEC a one-stop solution for your event needs.

Facility Restrictions

ADNEC has four onsite hotels (Hyatt, Aloft and Rotana Group).

Additional Information

ADNEC put sustainability at the heart of our business and as such, we are proud winners of : AEO Sustainability Award 2017 MEES Sustainability Award 2017