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February 7 – 9, 2023

Dubai, UAE

A carbon neutral event

Travel and visa information

Before you travel to the UAE, please check your visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa (if required) and that your passport meets the minimum validity period. Holders of non‑standard passports and travel documents may have different entry requirements.

Travel and visa application requirements

We recommend you check with the nearest UAE embassy for the latest information or visit the UAE Ministry of Economy website :

Travel Requirements for the UAE - Tourist Visa | Ministry of Economy - UAE (

Assistance obtaining visas

Via your airline

You can apply for a visit visa through national airlines and authorized airlines in the UAE, if you are flying with them to the event:

Emirates | Etihad | Fly Dubai | Air Arabia

Through the InterContinental Dubai Festival City or Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City hotels

If you are staying at either the InterContinental Dubai Festival City or the Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City, the hotel can assist you in obtaining a visa. The Visa Officer at the hotels can be contacted directly at:

Islam Kassem
InterContinental Dubai Festival City
+971 (0) 4 701 1111

Alternative option

You can also apply for a visit visa through:

  1. The government portal
  2. Travel agencies
  3. UAE Embassies and Consulates