About ADNEC - IDEX 2025

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



Award-Winning Excellence in Events and Innovation

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

The event is held biannually at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, a state-of-the-art space that harbours innovation. It is the perfect venue for technological wonders to be showcased to their full potential.


As a multi-award-winning venue offering exhibition, conference, and event organisers top-notch facilities spread over 153,678 square metres, ADNEC includes versatile spaces suitable for medium to large scale conferences of up to 6,000 people, 12 exhibition halls, a stunning 700-person banqueting facility, ‘The HIVE’ creative meeting spaces, as well as outdoor space including a grandstand and an impressive Marina.


Exhibitors at the event will have every opportunity to demonstrate their newest technology at a purpose-build demonstration track in front of the ADNEC Grandstand.


Additionally, you can leverage 35,000 sqm of event space at the ADNEC Marina with a 500 m quay wall and berthing pontoon for smaller crafts. A unique dock-edge area features the NAVDEX exhibition halls, with a platoon of ships berthed at the marina, crafts and vessels berthed on temporary pontoons and on-water live demonstrations. The sky is the limit and your capabilities at the event are limitless.


We also have three large conference halls plus 21 meeting rooms where innovative discussions have taken place. Exhibitors at ADNEC can truly make the most of its facilities and engage in quality opportunities with visitors.


These, together with a range of restaurants, cafes, shops, onsite airport check-in, onsite hotels and business facilities provide a total event solution.


Furthermore, ADNEC has complimentary in-house services from its own catering company – Capital Hospitality – and event production company – ADNEC Services – to provide a turnkey solution to exhibitors.


Your time at ADNEC during the event will be seamless and top-notch.