Expo Centre Sharjah is the centerpiece of a planned Expo City in the emirate of Sharjah, Strategically located and spread across 128,000 square metres; The centre provides state-of-the-art facilities and professional services to the exhibitions industry,It is the first established trade fair centre in the country and is considered a pioneer in its field.
Since its establishment in 1977, Expo Centre Sharjah has placed the emirate of Sharjah on the map of international exhibitions industry and has been a focal point of international trade.
Over the years, the Centre has become one of the region's most popular trade exhibition venues, and hosts some of the top-of-the-range, highly focused B2B and B2C shows.
In September 2002, sensing the technological and increasing space demands of its trade partners and customers, Expo Centre Sharjah moved to its present location, where state-of-the-art facilities added a cutting edge to the Centre.
The Centre, the exhibition wing of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, now is a prime meetings destination that offers the perfect combination of sophisticated technical facilities and professional services across a broad spectrum of events.
The first-established Trade Exhibition Centre in the United Arab Emirates, EXPO CENTRE SHARJAH became the booming centre for international trade in 1977. In these 20 years, it has been the most popular trade exhibition venue and home of the Gulf's best attended trade shows.
It serves, almost exclusively, the growing trade of the northern Emirates of Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman, Fujeirah and Umm Al Quwain. It links, by arterial highways, the capital of Abu Dhabi and beyond into Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the Middle East. Northwards it serves Oman and Yemen.
On September 16, 2002, His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah inaugurated the state-of-the-art ExpoCentre Sharjah facility.
The new world-class exhibition and meeting complex is a spectacular tribute to the growing importance of the UAE as the commercial hub of the Middle East. As the region's prime meetings destination, the centre offers the perfect combination of sophisticated technical facilities and professional services across a broad spectrum of events.