About Seatrade Maritime Middle East

The Leading Maritime Event Focused on the Middle East

Seatrade Maritime Middle East is the Middle East's largest maritime trade event and conference. Here, we host the region's largest gathering of ship owners, operators and managers and connect them them with thousands of proactive industry professionals from both the local and international maritime markets.

The highly-anticipated event returns to Dubai every two years and provides an unparalleled arena for those looking to do business across the prosperous Middle East market – and a gateway for local businesses to meet with key international stakeholders.

Now in its tenth edition, the event caters for all maritime businesses with a vested interest in the Middle East market.


Where and When

Seatrade Maritime Middle East
7 - 9 December 2020 | Co-Located with Expo 2020, Dubai

Opening times

Monday 7 December:        10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8 December:        10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 9 December   10:00am - 5:00pm

Location

Seatrade Maritime Middle East is co-located with Expo 2020 and will take place in the new Dubai Exhibition Centre. There will be clear signage and direction to aid your journey to the event.

The new Dubai Exhibition Centre will be located next to the Expo 2020 metro station, which will be part of the newly-created Route 2020. This is an extension of the existing Red Line. 


At Seatrade Maritime Middle East, you can:

  • Do business with key stakeholders from the Middle East maritime market
  • Meet face-to-face with reactive maritime businesses, representing the best of both the local and international industry
  • Expand your professional network by building new relationships with engaged members of the maritime industry, just like you
  • Join a critical conference agenda where the biggest names in the industry will lead powerful discussions on the future of maritime
  • Discover solutions to fit your business requirements across the region's largest maritime exhibition

 

Trade Show

 

A space to find business opportunities, strengthen partnerships and connect with new buyers, Seatrade Maritime Middle East is the market place anyone looking to do business across the Middle East.

 

 

Technology At Sea

 

Powered by Seatrade ShipTech Middle East, join a two-day conference agenda where the most critical technology, cyber security and digitalisation trends facing general maritime are discussed during Seatrade Maritime Middle East.

 

Breakout Learning

 

Discover innovative, engaging and inspiring break-out sessions covering critical industry themes, hosted by maritime’s market leaders across the exhibition show floor. More information will be released shortly.

 

Networking

 

Connect with influencers, buyers and strategic decision makers from across the Middle East's maritime market with a series of networking events. This is the largest gathering of its kind in the Middle East and a gobal stage for opportunities. 


UAE Maritime Week 2020

 

UAE Maritime Week is a week-long series of events, focused on promoting the UAE as a first-class maritime destination and a gateway for global trade. Seatrade Maritime Middle East and its conference provider, Seatrade ShipTech Middle East, will once again form an integral part of the week.

 

Hosted by Dubai Maritime City Authority, UAE Maritime Week will take place from 6 – 10 December 2020 in Dubai. 

 

Seatrade and Expo 2020

 

Seatrade Maritime Middle East and Seatrade ShipTech Middle East will co-locate with Expo 2020, and take place at the new Dubai Exhibition Centre. 

 

Expo 2020 is the first expo to be hosted within the Middle East and surronding regions, and is set to be the largest event ever staged in the Arab world. Over 190 countries are expected to be welcomed by warm Emarati hospitality and experience over 60 events each day over the course of 173 days.