YOUR MOST POPULAR QUESTIONS ANSWERED...

Where is the Dubai World Trade Centre?

The Dubai World Trade Centre is conveniently located alongside Sheikh Zayed Road and is easily accessible by Taxi, Metro or Car. You can get the full details on how to get there, here 

Is the exhibition open to both trade visitors and the general public?

workspace at INDEX is open to both trade visitors and members of the public, however workspace at INDEX is a business-to-business trade exhibition 

PLEASE NOTE:

NON-TRADE VISITORS CANNOT PRE-REGISTER THEIR VISIT ONLINE. THE PUBLIC VISITOR PASS COSTS 250AED PER PERSON AND CAN ONLY BE PURCHASED ONSITE.

NO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18 YEARS WILL BE PERMITTED INTO THE EXHIBITION.

Industry Professionals and Trade Visitors are permitted to attend workspace at INDEX on any of the 4 open days of the show, upon completing a visitor registration form and presenting a relevant business card on arrival.

Is the exhibition free to attend?

HOW TO GET A FREE TICKET TO WORKSPACE AT INDEX
You must pre-register online via the website to get a free entry pass to the exhibition.


If you register onsite you will be charged the following for your 4-day entry badge:

Trade Visitor: 100AED per person per badge
Public Visitor: 250 AED per person per badge

 

Note: No one under the age of 18 is allowed into the halls at any time. There are no child care facilities available onsite.

How do I register to visit?

Registration Pre-Show

We strongly advise you to register BEFORE you arrive at the Dubai World Trade Centre. You can register online via the website. Once registered, please print off your confirmation email and bring this with you to any fast-track desk at the venue. 

Registration will be live in 2017, until then please register your interest to attend, here. 

Registration Onsite
Public visitors to workspace at INDEX can only register onsite, the ticket price is 250AED per person and this grants you access to all shows except Middle East Covering and Middle East Stone. 

Trade visitors who register onsite will be charged 100AED per person and have access to all INDEX Design Series events taking place. 

How can I organise travel and accommodation?

Anyone travelling to Dubai for workspace at INDEX is in for treat, Dubai is a magnificent destination and visitors can be sure of a great visit both at the event and beyond.

Dubai is one of the world's most vibrant tourist destinations and as such the city is brimming with beautiful business and leisure hotels & resorts, restaurants and malls. 

Our official travel partner will be glad to assist with any hotel & travel enquiries. Details of the 2017 partner will be available in due course. 

NOTE: WORKSPACE AT INDEX DOES NOT ORGANISE VISA'S TO TRAVEL TO THE EXHIBITION. 

Are there any events or activities taking place during the exhibition?

Yes, each year workspace at INDEX events host a number of features and events beyond the traditional exhibition format. The Design Talks brought to you by OFIS are the largest free-to-attend commercial design conference in the Middle East, there is also the Trend Tour, the Trend Trail, The Middle East Interior Design & Architecture Awards and much more.. 

Get all the details in our What's On section 

Will there be a show guide available at the exhibition?

Yes, there are a number of great pieces of show literature available. Visitors are free to take copies of the Routeplanner, Official Preview Magazine, New Exhibitor Guide and much more on site to facilitate their visit to the events

Can I buy product samples or exhibits and take them from the exhibition?

Yes, visitors are able to buy any samples or products being displayed on exhibitors' stands. However, in order to protect the integrity of the exhibition and to decrease traffic congestion due to the collection of items sold during workspace at INDEX, the organisers have published regulations concerning the purchase and removal of products at the exhibition and have also introduced a domestic transport service. 

Are children allowed to visit the exhibition?

No. workspace at INDEX is predominantly a trade event, no one under 18 years of age will be allowed to enter the exhibition. 

There are NO childcare facilities onsite and the organiser reserves the right to ask anyone with persons under-18 in the halls to leave the events. 

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