Doha Exhibition and Convention Center wins 3 prizes from Eventex Awards

DECC was awarded 3 prizes (2 gold and 1 silver) at the 10th-anniversary edition of Eventex Awards, the biggest global event competition, which aims at spotlighting the best events, experiences, and suppliers in the industry worldwide. It is well known for the stellar jury panel and fair evaluation process.

Eventex Awards was founded in 2009 to celebrate creativity, innovation and effectiveness in the industry, today Eventex Awards is the most esteemed accolade in the world of events and experiential marketing, a true symbol of excellence. 2000+ entries from 85+ countries so far and counting.

This marks a remarkable achievement for Doha Exhibition and Convention Center and worthy recognition of the excellent work the team has delivered during the past 5 years.

DECC has been selected as a finalist in Eventex Awards 2020

We’re thrilled to announce that #DECCQatar has been selected as a finalist for Best “Exhibition Venue”, “City Venue” and “People’s Choice” categories in this year’s Eventex Awards.

Eventex Awards – the biggest global event awards, announced the finalists in their 10th-anniversary edition. An impressive 444 entries from 39 countries around the world competed to make it on the prestigious list.

The competition recognizes excellence in every aspect of the event industry – from events and experiences to event technology, suppliers, venues, and destinations.

DECC’s CEO in UFI’s GCS 2020

DECC is always eager to participate in industry events, which plays a big role in promoting Qatar as a leading MICE Destination.

DECC’s CEO Mr. Jose Vicente has participated in the UFI’s Global CEO Summit 2020 which took place from 5-7 February in Rome (Italy).

The event brings together the biggest names in the worldwide events industry for top-quality networking, high-level content and entertainment, and is exclusively for board-level executives of global exhibition and event organising companies and venues.

For more info: https://www.ufi.org/ufievent/global-ceo-summit-gcs-2020/

QGBC recognizes DECC

In honour and recognition of sponsors and participants of the Qatar Sustainability Week, the organisers of the annual event, Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) hosted an appreciation ceremony.

During the ceremony, The Director of QGBC and key honour guests awarded a trophy to DECC, to acknowledge their efforts and contributions.

DECC Team at UFI Global Congress & IBTM World 2019

Doha Exhibition and Exhibtion Center team has joined over 500 leading exhibition professionals from 50 countries to attended the largest #global #meeting of the #exhibition #industry, the 86th UFI Global Congress, taking place from 6-9 November in #Bangkok By UFI – The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry

In addition, #DECCQatar will join forces with #Qatar National #Tourism Council & other industry partners to participate at IBTM World 2019, which will take place 19-21 November in #Barcelona (Stand J60) By IBTM

KAHRAMAA represented by the DCS Department visits DCS of DECC

#KAHRAMAA represented by the #District_Cooling Services Department, has visited the #District_Cooling Station of Doha Exhibition and Convention Center to achieve the objectives of monitoring and regulation in #Qatar.

#District_Cooling capacity of the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center is 7,500 tons and a future capacity of 12,500 tons.

#QNV2030
#SustainableDevelopment

DECC is now a QFC Approved Designated Building

Qatar Financial Center (QFC), National Tourism Council (NTC) and the Doha Convention and Exhibition Center (DECC) are sharing the mutual aim of developing the business tourism industry and enhancing the business events in the State of Qatar. As a result QFC announced the designation of DECC as an Approved Building to make it the “one stop shop” for the business events industry in Qatar.

This step comes to show QFC’s support to NTC’s plans of developing an extensive framework for the continued growth of Qatar’s tourism industry and realising its mandate within the Qatar National Tourism Sector Strategy 2030.

Furthermore, the QFC will facilitate and enhance services provided to companies wishing to build on its platform, including simplifying the process for incorporation and offering post licensing support.

QNTC & DECC Celebrate GED 2019

On occasion of UFI’s Global Exhibitions Day, representatives from Qatar’s National Tourism Council & the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center were brought together to discuss the latest industry trends and make a group photo of the participants carrying the official GED19 logo which will be used to show the support of both entities to this important international initiative.

On the first Wednesday of June every year, Qatar joins forces with other nations around the world, to celebrate the exhibitions industry, highlighting its power and the diverse career opportunities it creates. The economic impact of the global exhibition industry is 167 billion euros, and the exhibitions are a unique marketing channel to offer communities face to face opportunities to do business.

Global Exhibitions Day (GED) was launched in 2016 as an initiative of the international trade association (UFI). It involves various campaigns worldwide which highlight the value of the exhibition and event industry on a global level.

Meet DECC at IMEX Frankfurt 2019

Qatar is one of the most welcoming countries in the region with visa free entry for 80+ nationalities. It is home to the award-winning Qatar Airways with over 160+ direct flights operating through world-class Hamad International Airport. The country’s central location makes it an ideal hub and meeting point between East and West. To date the state has hosted major international events and will be hosting the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup(TM). 

Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) is one of the leading and iconic events’ venues in Qatar and the region, offering a multipurpose space for your event. DECC is located in the heart of Doha’s business district, 20 min. drive from the airport. Surrounded by hotels, shopping malls and attractions; the venue is easily reachable by taxis and the Doha Metro.

To find out more about what Qatar & DECC can offer, book your appointment or visit us at the Qatar Pavillion (stand E600).

Book your appointment here: https://bit.ly/2O0iKBR

DECC is illuminated in green to celebrate Qatar Family Day

Doha, Qatar – The Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) celebrated the Family Day in Qatar which occurs on April 15th every year, where the center’s facades were illuminated in green to highlight the importance of the family and its role in community building.

The idea of ​​dedicating a family day in the State of Qatar was created at the invitation of Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser, President of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, to celebrate the Family Day, a pioneering idea approved by the Council of Ministers in 2011.