Known as the region’s leading design trade fair for high-quality design, reﬂecting Dubai’s position as the design capital of the Middle East and a gateway to Asia and Africa, Downtown Design is slated to take place in November 2021.
Downtown Design is the commercial centerpiece of Dubai Design Week – the region’s largest creative festival – each November bringing the regional and international design industry together in Dubai, hosting 20,000 visitors that include the region’s top-tier buyers; from principal architects and interior designers to the design directors of hotel groups and decision-makers such as private clients and developers.
The fair exhibits product launches and latest collections from over 200 international and regional design brands and country pavilions alongside Downtown Editions, the fair’s boutique showcase for limited-edition design with a spotlight on designers from the Middle East.
Downtown Design’s extensive collateral program includes a curated buyers program to facilitate meaningful connections between its exhibitors and regional architects and interior designers as well ‘The Forum’, that each year features leading designers, industry experts, journalists, and opinion leaders, who together offer strategic insight to navigate the fast-evolving regional design landscape.
EDPNC will support up to six North Carolina companies in showcasing their products/services during the event. Participating North Carolina businesses will receive support with market research, as well as assistance with scheduling B2B meetings prior to, during, and after the event.
Registration Cost: $500-$1000
Who should attend: Designers, Furniture Manufacturers
Industry/Sector: Furniture/Home Furnishings
Funding Source: Funding is available for qualified companies to provide additional support to eligible businesses interested in attending or exhibiting at this event.
Space is limited and registration is required. Space will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.