Practical Info

An international World Urban Forum exhibition, open from the first to the last day of the Forum, covering over 18,000m2 (indoor between hall 7 to 10 and outdoor at Centre Plaza) will showcase some of the world’s premier institutions, United Nations agencies and other international and regional organizations with many innovations in urban development in relation to the main theme. Promising a very exciting glimpse into the future of our urban world. The exhibition at each session of the Forum is a favorite highlight and is open to the public and participants. Complimentary standard booths of 9 m2 will be set aside for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) on a first-come, first served basis. Those wishing to exhibit will need to book well in advance.

Participants must individually register for the Forum. Online registration is free of charge and will commence in due course on the Forum website. Those attending are expected to meet their own travel, accommodation and living expenses. Every participant is advised to have a valid travel health insurance.

Before you travel to the UAE, please check your visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa if needed, or if your passport needs to be valid for a minimum period. Holders of non-standard passports and travel documents may also have different entry requirements:

With regards to information on hotel booking for WUF10, we advise prospective participants to use on-line searc websites for information on hotels in Abu Dhabi.

The most commonly used public transport is by taxi and bus. More information on the public transport system with transport network maps for Abu Dhabi is found at the following link:

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center - ADNEC
Khaleej Al Arabi Street
Abu Dhabi
UAE - United Arab Emirates