Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group
AccessAbilities Expo Highlights
How to get to AccessAbilities Expo
Halls 5, 6 & 7
Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai
Doors are open from 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Enabling Communities Integrating Lives
AccessAbilities Expo, to be held for the third time from November 5 to 7 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), is a platform that reflects the aspirations and expectations of over 50 million People with Disabilities who reside in the Middle East.
Built on the success of the previous two editions, this year’s Expo will provide even greater opportunities to explore the best and latest innovations and technologies from around the world that will enhance the lives of People with Determination.
Strongly supported by UAE government bodies including the Ministry of Community Development, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai Municipality, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Police, General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA-Dubai), Community Development Authority (CDA) Dubai, Dubai Customs, Dubai Centre for Ambulance Services (DCAS), Zayed Higher Organisation and Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services, the Expo’s inaugural edition had the participation of more than 6,000 people, along with 150 exhibitors from 41 countries who brought the world’s latest robotic and assistive technologies which assist individuals with disabilities live life more independently. The Expo grew in size and stature with the 2017 edition taking place over an area of 8,000 square metres and the participation of over 40 disability centres and support organisations from around the world. Read more
1039 Business Meetings
50+ Visiting Countries
150+ Exhibiting Companies
“The UAE leadership’s vision is to make the nation fully disabled-friendly and enhance the participation of people with disabilities.”
“AccessAbilities Expo reflects the values established in the UAE society towards the people of determination.”
“The Authority is keen to ensure that all its projects, facilities and mass transport services are friendly to the category of stakeholders.”
“The Expo is an ideal platform for the review of the social services provided by the Authority to the stakeholders”
Accessabilities 2019 will feature a number of conferences to provide our attendees with maximum learning and networking opportunities.
Join one of our leading regional conferences as a sponsor, speaker or delegate.
Inclusion in the Workplace
Inclusion in the Workplace will discuss the problems that might arise when employing People of Determination in the hope of dissipating any doubts or hesitations that usually accompanies the hiring process.
Knowledge Centre is a free-to-attend seminar which gave exhibitors and partners the opportunity to share their expertise in enhancing the lives of people of determination.
Medical Rehab Conference
The Medical Rehab Conference will focus on rehabilitative techniques and medicines that can help restore abilities in individuals that have been lost due to various factors such as accidents, traumas and other health issues.