FAQ - IDEX 2025

Under the patronage of his highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE.



What Are The Visiting Mandates? (Age, Required Documents, ..etc)
  • Attendee’s Age: 18 and above.
  • UAE Nationals and Residents are required to have a physical copy of their Emirates ID for verification.
  • International attendees are mandated to have a physical copy of their passport.
What Is The Registration Process?
  • Free-of-charge online pre-registration is required for all attendees.

  • Onsite registration is not possible.
  • Each registration will go through an approval process.
  • The print-at-home badge can be printed up to three times for security reasons.
  • Registration Link: www.idexuae.ae/registration
Will There Be On-Site Registration?

Online registration is mandatory. Registration Link: www.idexuae.ae/registration

There will be no on-site registration.

When Do I Expect To Get My Print-At-Home Badge?
  • Once you register and get approved (approval will take days/weeks), you will receive the approval with the registered email, and steps of what to do.
  • Please take a coloured print out to enter the show.
How Many Badges Can I Get?

Only 1 badge per person is allowed.

Whom Should I Contact For Registration Queries?

In case of any registration query, please contact registration@idexuae.ae.

What Do I Do In Case My Registration Is Rejected?

In case of rejection, please use the link you first used to register to edit your registration or contact registration@idexuae.ae

What Are The Steps For Registration Approval?

In order for the registration to be approved:


  • Badge Photo upload needs to be coloured, with clear facial recognitions and taken within the last 6 months.
  • Documents (passport, visa, ID) should be valid and show the expiry date clearly
What Can I Do Around Abu Dhabi?
  • Take advantage of the discounts offered through our partner Capital Plus for your bookings.
  • Book Hotels or Flights through our partner Capital Travel
  • Learn more about Abu Dhabi and visit the tourist areas check our offers in Capital Experience
What Shall We Do When We Have A Participant Who Feels Unwell In The Venue?
  • Please notify a member of ADNEC staff or security immediately on 800 23 632.
Do you provide Visa and Accommodation with the registration?

No, we don't provide visa and accommodation, but you can get in touch with our partner Capital Travel, or check out "Visit Abu Dhabi" for more information.