13 - 15 December 2021

Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

About Seatrade Maritime Middle East

The Leading Maritime Event for the Middle East


For nearly two decades, Seatrade Maritime Middle East has been facilitating business across maritime markets in the Middle East as the region’s most critical industry event. An epicentre for innovation, collaboration and growth, Seatrade Maritime Middle East brings together the region’s largest gathering of ship owners to join thousands of industry buyers and suppliers from over 80 countries across a vibrant celebration of maritime in the Middle East.

Seatrade Maritime Middle East takes place in Dubai every two years, where its exhibition welcomes a hive of activity and acts as the beating heart of the event. Here, visitors can get hands-on with the latest industry products while sourcing solutions and services that facilitate the evolving needs of industry businesses.

The three-day conference agenda explores the latest trends, challenges and threats facing the Middle East, with each keynote and breakout session led by influential leaders from around the world. The conference has a dedicated focus on digitalisation through the inclusion of the Seatrade ShipTech Middle East agenda, which provides attendees with an in-depth look into the role of technology as the region looks to continue it’s development in to a leading industry region.

Seatrade Maritime Middle East is part of the Seatrade Portfolio, an integral portfolio within Informa Markets and provides a range of global exhibitions; conference; events; awards; news websites and publications that cover every aspect of the cruise and maritime industries. Seatrade is owned by Informa PLC, the largest B2B events organiser in the world.


Event Dates and Location


The next edition of Seatrade Maritime Middle East will take place from
13 - 15 December 2020 at Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020 - Dubai.

Opening hours and visitor registration will be announced shortly.

Health, Safety and Informa AllSecure


Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2021  will be organised in accordance with Informa’s AllSecure health and safety standard.  When you join our event, you can expect to see that health and safety is a priority, and that everyone involved is able to enjoy a safe event experience.


What Can I Do at Seatrade Maritime Middle East?

  • Get hands-on with the latest maritime products and equipment with accesss to hundreds of industry suppliers
  • Book face-to-face meetings with suppliers and service providers to learn about practical solutions to your specific business requirements
  • Learn from experts, analysts and thought-leaders alike as they share actionable insight across a topical three-day agenda, which also features Seatrade ShipTech Middle East
  • Identify opportunities for new partnerships and strengthen existing relationships with access to both structured and relaxed networking opportunities