AccessAbilities Expo, to be held for the fourth time from November 22 to 24, 2021 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 three editions, the next edition of AccessAbilities 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 Disabilities. The Expo is 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, Community Development Authority (CDA) Dubai, Dubai Customs, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services and Zayed Higher Organisation.
The previous edition of the Expo had the participation of more than 8,000 people, along with over 150 exhibitors from 50 countries who brought the world’s latest robotic and assistive technologies which assist individuals with disabilities live life more independently. The Expo has grown in size and stature compared to its previous editions with the 2019 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.
AccessAbilities Expo welcomes manufacturers of products and services for mobility, independent living, accessibility and rehabilitation solutions. Manufacturers and services providers include:
- Aids for Children
- Associations, Institutions, Organisations
- Barrier Free Living
- Clothing and aids for personal protection
- Daily Living Aids
- Education, coaching and training
- Household and Nutrition
- Leisure, Sports & Recreation
- Nursing & Medical Care
- Orthopedic Aids
- Personal Care and Hygiene
- Physical Training, Physiotherapy
AccessAbilities Expo is the UAE’s premier event aimed at enhancing the lives of people with disabilities and special needs. As a major international expo, it is specially designed to enable world class mobility and healthcare providers to address the growing demands of the special needs community across the Middle East – from seniors and people with disabilities, to families, carers and healthcare professionals.
AccessAbilities Expo QUICK FACTS
➤ 245 Exhibiting Companies
➤ 8,000 Attendees
➤ 1,200 Business Meetings
➤ 60+ Regional Support Centres
➤ 50+ Visiting Countries
➤ 2 Conferences