15th-19th November, 2016

Where the world unites for a moment in time

How to Get Here

The second edition of Dubai Watch Week will take place in two locations – the Dubai International Financial District (DIFC) and the Dubai Mall. 


DIFC activities will take place at the Gate Village building 3. Dubai’s International Financial District is an urban landmark where individuals and corporations come to advance their business, engage with the community and experience the energy of the central business district. 


Self-parking is available at gate village building 10 and 3 and is charged per hour. Gate Village parking is free of charge for the first 1 hour. From the second hour onwards, regular charges of AED 20 will be applied as per Secure Parking’s policy. From 6pm to 2am, self-parking is free. Note: Prices subject to change as per Secure Parking Policy.


Valet parking is available at gate village at the main entrance of DIFC Gate Village building number 3. From the valet drop-off, you can take the escalator up to the podium level of Gate Village and follow the signs to the Dubai Watch Week. 


Taxi/driver drop-off is available at the main entrance of DIFC Gate Village. You can also book your taxi in advance by calling the following numbers:

Dubai Taxi - +971 4 208 0808

National Taxi - +971 600 54 33 22

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Dubai Mall

Located in the heart the prestigious Downtown Dubai, described as ‘The Centre of Now,’ is The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest and most-visited retail and entertainment destination, which welcomed more than 80 million visitors in 2014. With a total internal floor area of 5.9 million sq ft, The Dubai Mall has 3.77 million sq ft of gross leasable space and over 1,200 retail outlets including two anchor department stores - Galeries Lafayette and Bloomingdale’s - and over 200 food and beverage outlets. The Dubai Mall offers an unparalleled retail mix combined with world-class dining, entertainment and leisure attractions. 

The Dubai Mall is easily accessible by Dubai Metro, car and taxi. There is valet parking available at the Main

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Travel & Hotel

The DIFC is in walking distance from many hotel and just 10 minutes drive from the downtown and famous Burj Khalifa, the tallest tower in the world.

We have arranged for special rates with our partner hotels that are in close proximity to the Dubai Watch Week. Please use the below mentioned code while booking in order to avail of the special rates:


The Four Seasons DIFC

The Four Seasons Jumeirah Beach

There will be regular DWW shuttle buses available to provide guests and attendees with transport from the Four Seasons Jumeirah Beach to DIFC and from DIFC to the Dubai Mall.