Social Programme

Opening Ceremony

Sunday, September 4
17.45 - 18.45
Sheikh Rashid E room 

Delegates are welcomed by the President of the ISBT and the President of the Congress. The ceremony will include welcome speeches, award presentations and a local culture show.

After the Opening Ceremony there will be a Welcome Reception in the Trade Exhibition area. Food and drinks will be served.

Congress Party

Wednesday, September 7
19.30 - 23.30
Asateer Tent, Atlantis The Palm (Nasimi Beach entrance)

Enjoy the ultimate Congress Party experience at the iconic Asateer tent where glittering lights, oriental entertainment and a wide array of buffet dishes and traditional delicacies awaits you! You will experience spectacular and dazzling views of the Dubai skyline Atlantis’ private beach.
Busses will depart at 18:00 from DTWC, Exhibition gate (please gather at the registration area)
Busses will return to DWTC as of 21:30

Tickets can be purchased for €50 during the registration process. Already registered but you still want to buy a ticket? Please send an email to