General Information

General Information


ADNEC – Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

Al Khaleej Al Arabi St – Al Rawdah – Al Ma’arid – Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates

+971 2 444 6900


The official language of the Congress will be English.


Required by all, except GCC nationals (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman). Citizens of certain countries are eligible for a free of charge visa on arrival.
For further information about visa types and requirements, please click here.


Getting to Abu Dhabi

Access has never been easier. Abu Dhabi International Airport is just 15 minutes from ADNEC. Over 50 international airlines operate a schedule of flights connecting Abu Dhabi to more than 100 destinations across the globe.
Visist Abu Dhabi Airport website

Getting around Abu Dhabi

If you’re visiting Abu Dhabi, you’ll want to make the most of your time by visiting the emirate’s world-class attractions. For that, you can call upon taxis, buses and rental services to connect you to your desired destination. You’ll also find some attractions within walking distance depending on where you stay.
Check this handy guide to getting around Abu Dhabi


Abu Dhabi is a destination with almost year-round sunshine, little rainfall and near perfect winter temperatures. In December during GXT 2024, the average temperature is 21°C. Daytime averages reach a pleasant 26°C while the nights cool down to 15°C.


The local currency is the UAE dirham (AED or Dhs), which is divided into 100 fils and is pegged against the US $ (US $ 1: AED 3.6725). All major credit cards are accepted almost everywhere.


If you require a Letter of Invitation, please note letters are available only to registered participants. The option to request an invitation letter is available during the registration process.


The Congress Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.