GESS Dubai 2018

27 February, 2018 - 1 March, 2018

The 11th edition of GESS Dubai will take place at the Dubai World Trade Center on 27 February - 1 March 2018.


10am - 6pm


Dubai World Trade Centre
Sheikh Zayed Rd
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$625 Early Bird Rate

The 11th edition of GESS Dubai will take place at the Dubai World Trade Center on 27 February - 1 March 2018.


GESS Dubai is the largest event in the Middle East for education professionals as well as local and international education solutions providers. With the ongoing support of the UAE Ministry of Education, it is the only education exhibition and conference within the Middle East to have the presence of five Ministries of Education and other government bodies. This allows the event to have high level discussions that change the education sector in the region and provides the platform for their delegations to network, have training and share knowledge.

With over 500 exhibitors and around 11,500 education professionals from countries such as Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Jordan, India, China, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and many more. 

Why exhibit at GESS Dubai:

  • 500 exhibitors from 39 countries
  • 11,000 visitors from over 80 countries
  • Visitors include government officials and advisors, headteachers, heads of departments and directors

Key statistics from the 2017 show

  • 54% of visitors rated GESS as important to the development of their school or organisation
  • 61% of visited rated overall show experience as good to excellent
  • 71% of exhibitors were successful in meeting their overall objectives at the show
  • 92% of exhibitors will exhibit again in 2018

DIT support

For this event grants are available from DIT. These will be allocated on a first come, first served basis providing you are eligible.
The value of the grant is £2,500. If you would like to exhibit and apply for a grant, please complete the booking form and grant application form and send to William.
Please note that no grant will be processed unless we have received a show booking form.
The grant will be paid four to six weeks after the event.

For further information and to download booking and grant forms, please click on the links below.

For any further questions regarding the event please contact William.