The Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre is the most modern exhibition centre in the world and was opened by Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on 18th February 2007. The venue plays host to an extensive year round programme of major exhibitions, from large scale public shows to international trade exhibitions and over one million people visit the centre each year.
ADNEC has 12 Halls totaling 55,000 square metres (180,000 square feet) and is the largest exhibition venue in the Middle East. ADNEC is becoming famous for high profile, large-scale exhibitions but also has an active interest in helping smaller specialist shows develop, providing help and support to event organisers.
ADNEC also offers the very best in catering, shopping and business support services available to all visitors. The Grandstand Food Court has a varied selection of cafés and restaurants where a mouth-watering range of hot and cold food and beverages are available every day. Close by you will also find a number of outlets providing those essential services for the business traveller, including banks, car hire, postal/courier services and the ADNEC Business Centre.
It is also easy to ‘stay connected’ at ADNEC as ‘Open Air’ Wi-Fi is available throughout the exhibition centre. You can purchase Open Air scratch cards from the ADNEC business centre located in the Grandstand, opposite the National Bank of Abu Dhabi.