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Dubai Convention Centre

United Arab Emirates Exhibition Halls Building Development at WTC, design by RMJM Architects, UK

post updated 28 Mar 2021 ; 19 Jun 2007

Dubai Convention Centre Building

Design: RMJM Architects

Address: Dubai World Trade Centre, P.O. Box 9292, UAE – close to Sheikh Zayed Road

Dubai Convention Centre
building image from RMJM Architects

The original Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre was built in 1979 by the late H.H. Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai.

This UAE building complex comprises:

– original 39-storey office tower building
– World Trade Centre Residence
– 8 exhibition halls
– the Dubai International Convention Centre (DICC)
– business club
– residential apartments
– leisure club facilities

The DICC can accommodate over 4500 delegates in its multipurpose hall.

The DICC has 35,000 sqm of adjoining exhibition space.

This is a photo showing the entrance to an exhibition hall at the Dubai International Convention Centre, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on 16 October 2007. It was taken on the first day of Cityscape Dubai 2007:
Dubai Convention Centre DICC
photograph : Imre Solt, CC BY-SA 3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) / Dubai World Trade Centre is the anchor to the region’s busiest commercial district offering 115,000 sqm of diverse space.

This complex in the city centre – close to Sheikh Zayed Rd in Downtown – can host conferences, world trade fairs, concerts, private functions or a product launch streamed live across the globe.

Construction start: 1974
Construction completion: 1979

Phone: 04 332 1000

UAE Exhibition Halls building development, WTC - design by RMJM, Architects

RMJM were commissioned as lead consultants to design the 13 storey office tower and multi-use exhibition hall located within the Dubai World Trade Centre complex.

The Convention Centre is comprised of 9 exhibition halls, 10 conference halls and 19 meeting rooms. It can accommodate more than 6,500 delegates in just one of its multipurpose halls.

As testament to its functional design, over 1.1 million visitors attended exhibitions, conventions and conferences at the venues in 2008. This was a 10 percent increase from the previous year.

Sector: Commercial, Retail
Size: Convention Hall 45,000m² | Parking 67,300m² | Office Building and Podium 47,700m²
Status: Completed in 2004

Dubai Convention Centre Complex – UAE Exhibition Halls image / information from RMJM Architects

RMJM Architects – headquartered formerly in Edinburgh.

Location: Dubai World Trade Centre, P.O. Box 9292, Dubai, UAE

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