Shaping the future of education

30 October - 1 November 2023

Dubai World Trade Centre, Za'abeel Halls 4-6


The leading education conference & exhibition in the Middle East region.

Organised in partnership with the Ministry of Education and held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and the Ruler of Dubai, GESS Dubai has been the focal point for education in the Middle East and beyond for 15 years. 

The exhibition provides educators access to the products and solutions that meet the needs of the modern classroom and transform the way students learn. Alongside the exhibition runs an extensive conference programme and awards ceremony, making GESS Dubai the complete event for the education industry.



An event made for


Designed for all levels of educational professionals, whether you are a head teacher, head of procurement, head of department, dean, professor, teacher, or just involved in education, there’s something for everyone


If you are looking to expand your presence in the region and meet with over 8,000 educational professionals including key buyers and decision-makers, GESS Dubai is the event you cannot afford to miss. With our visitor audience coming from 94 countries, GESS Dubai is truly global in its reach, with visitors from across the globe recognising the benefits of attending.

free to attend conference

3 days of inspirational and innovative content for educators of all levels

Alongside the exhibition runs our globally renowned, free-to-attend conference featuring seminars, live case studies, workshops, and panel discussions.


The largest and most renowned exhibition venue in Dubai


GESS Dubai Exhibition and Conference will take place at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). It is centrally located and is widely regarded as a 1st class business to business venue, with all the facilities required for a top trade event in one exhibition hall. View on google maps.

Opening times:

  • Monday 30 October 10:00 - 18:00
  • Tuesday 31 October 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wednesday 1 November 10:00 - 17:00


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