The region's premier trade, professional and consumer event
AccessAbilities Expo is the region's premier trade, professional and consumer event aimed at enhancing the lives of people with disabilities.
he Expo is strongly supported by UAE government bodies including the Ministry, Development Authority (CDA) Dubai.
November 2023 AccessAbilities Expo, to be held for the fourth time from November at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), is a platform that reflects the aspirations and expectations of over 50 million People with Disabilities who reside in the Middle East.
Built on the success of the previous two editions, this year’s Expo will provide even greater opportunities to explore the best and latest innovations and technologies from around the world that will enhance the lives of People with Determination.
Strongly supported by UAE government bodies including the Ministry of Community Development, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Dubai Municipality, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Police, General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA-Dubai), Community Development Authority (CDA) Dubai, Dubai Customs, Dubai Centre for Ambulance Services (DCAS), Zayed Higher Organisation and Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services, the Expo’s inaugural edition had the participation of more than 6,000 people, along with 150 exhibitors from 41 countries who brought the world’s latest robotic and assistive technologies which assist individuals with disabilities live life more independently.
The Expo grew in size and stature with the 2017 edition taking place over an area of 8,000 square metres and the participation of over 40 disability centres and support organisations from around the world.